Providence Health & Services RN - Quality Education Coordinator - Surgical Services in Medford, Oregon


Providence is calling an RN - Quality Education Coordinator - Surgical Services (1.0 FTE, Rotating/Variable) to Providence Medford Medical Center in Medford, OR.

Providence Medford Medical Center is in the heart of the health care driven economy. A full-service, 168-bed, acute care, not-for-profit community hospital providing exceptional health care to southern Oregon and northern California. Our patient care spans the continuum to include emergency services, stroke care, cardiac and vascular care, birth center, total joint replacement and spine health programs, robotic surgery, pain management services and one of the most comprehensive rehabilitation programs in the region.

Providence Health System in Medford has an integrated network of primary care and specialty providers throughout the Rogue Valley. Our hospital is nestled in the magnificent Rogue Valley just 30 miles from the California border, Medford and nearby Ashland and Jacksonville form the southern gateway to the Pacific Northwest.

In this position, you will:

  • Assess, plan, present/facilitate and evaluate orientation and education activities of Surgical Services caregivers to assure competence in job performance and promote professional development.

  • Act as a liaison and/or consultant with other departments in the hospital.

  • Coordinate student and new caregiver experiences in Surgical Services areas.

  • Coordinate and facilitate QA/CQI activities to promote quality patient outcomes and effective /efficient use of resources.

  • Maintain abilities to function in circulator/ scrub role and be willing to perform these duties when assigned.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing

  • Bachelor's of Science in Nursing (BSN) with additional training in adult education, OR nursing, and management

  • Current licensure by the Oregon State Board of Nursing

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification

  • 4 years of experience in the Surgical Services (Operating Room, PACU, Short Stay) with prior management responsibilities

  • Membership in professional organizations is encouraged

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Masters degree in nursing or related field

  • CNOR

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Clinical Education

Location: Oregon-Medford

Req ID: 188277