HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Coord Education in Salem VA, Virginia

Coordinator of Education Needed with LewisGale Hospital!

LewisGale Medical Center (LGMC) delivers quality care to our patients located in the beautiful mountainous region of Southwest Virginia. LGMC is a 521-bed acute care facility and is the largest hospital in the LewisGale Regional Health System (LGRHS). Through our extensive network stretching from the Alleghany Highlands and Rockbridge County to the Roanoke and New River Valleys, we have the privilege of serving more than 250,000 patients each year. LewisGale is also ranked among the top hospitals in Virginia and the nation for benchmarked quality cancer care, patient safety and satisfaction and health outcomes. Lastly, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have ranked us among the top hospitals nationwide on quality measures for our services and treatments to address heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care.

*SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:* * Facilitates unit onboarding best practices for their assigned departments. * Trains and mentors preceptor’s competence both clinically and as a preceptor. Recommends potential preceptor candidates to unit leadership. * Project management. Participates on and may lead projects or work teams. Monitors content and timelines; works to ensure key deadlines and needs are met utilizing a collaborative process. Partners with customer to identify education needs and solutions to achieve the desired outcome. * Conducts, coordinates and/or facilitates educational programs based on identified learning needs; according to objectives and lesson plans including: leadership, general management and staff development, within budgetary guidelines. * Collaborative relationships. Develops, maintains and nurtures work relationships with all levels of employees. * Acts as a role model for professional behavior and holding self and other accountable. * Delivers hospital side/unit/department training as needed. * Co creates the unit education plan with the unit leaders in accordance with identified education needs from multiple sources-quality data, event reports, chart audits, new equipment, policy changes, etc. * Maintains clinical competency for the assigned areas.



Required: Three (3) years of current acute care nursing experience. Preceptor experience. Preferred: 1 years of experience in training and development of nurses. Basic skill with Microsoft Office programs.


Required – Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and current licensure as an RN by the Virginia State Board of nursing. Preferred: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Nursing or related field.

ADDITIONAL MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS * Excellent customer service and written/verbal communication skills including presentation skills. * Must work well in a team environment and demonstrate highly effective interpersonal skills. * Demonstrates resourcefulness and an ability to work on multiple tasks/projects while meeting deadlines and being flexible in an environment of changing priorities.

Title: Coord Education

Location: Virginia-Salem VA-Lewis-Gale Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00005-16736