Clinical education at Huntington Hospital allows employees to maintain
and improve their job skills. Huntington Hospital is also committed to
extending our comprehensive education services to other clinical professionals
in the community.
Training and education includes new hire orientation, new graduate training,
ongoing competency training, professional development and continuing education.
All training and educational offerings are based upon assessed needs,
the hospital’s strategic plan and regulatory agency requirements.
For more information, please call
Learn more about our
Nurse Residency Program.
Clinical education class calendar.
View full Class Calendar.
To sign up for clinical education classes at Huntington Hospital, please
call Karen Larkins at (626) 397-2020.
Workforce development staff.
Workforce development is responsible for planning, organizing and directing
a wide range of education and training activities for Huntington Hospital.
Our goal is to help all employees maintain and improve their job skills,
as well as prepare for jobs requiring greater skill. We are committed
to helping each and every employee grow and develop both personally and
The workforce development department is open Monday - Friday from 8 a.m.
- 4:30 p.m. We are located in La Vina Building - Resource Center Area.
Please feel free to email any of the following staff members with questions:
Karen Larkins, Academic Coordinator/Training Assistant
Michelle Valadez, Training Coordinator
Andrea Telleria, BSN,RN-BC, Nursing Professional Development Specialist
Angelica Acosta, MSN, RN, New Grad RN Residency Coordinator
Katherine Depoian, MSN, RN, Nursing Professional Development Specialist
Kirsten Clougherty, MSN, RN, Nursing Professional Development Specialist
Kathleen Bolding, MSN(c), RN-BC, Nursing Professional Development Specialist
Mary Bedell, MSN, ACNS-BC, RN, CHFN, Clinical Nurse Specialist
Betsy Schoeni, MSN, RN, CNS, Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist
Matthew Morgan, Skills Lab Coordinator/ PCA Educator
Sharon Klun, Lead Project Manager/Trainer
Lynette Dahlman, MSN, RN-BC, NEA-BC, Director, Clinical Education & Academic Partnerships/Health
Rodney Chan, MSN, RN, CCRN-CSC, CMC, Manager, Workforce Development
Maureen Friesen, MSN, RNC, CNS, Perinatal Clinical Nurse Specialist
Jennifer McFarlane, RN, MSN, CNS, CCRN, CNRN, CBN,Clinical Nurse Specialist, Critical Care,
Neurosciences and Bariatric Surgery
Melanie Myers, DNP, RNC-NIC,NICU Clinical Nurse Specialist
,RN, MSN, PCNS-BC, CPN,
Clinical Nurse Specialist, PICU, Pediatrics