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 (626) 397-5041.
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Clinical Education and Practice staff.
Clinical Education and Practice 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 professionally.
The Clinical Education & Practice department opens 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:
Lynette Dahlman, MSN, RN-BC, NEA-BC, Director,Clinical Education & Academic Partnerships/Center for Health Evidence
Rodney Chan, MBA-HCM, BSN, RN-BC, CCRN-CSC,CMC, Manager, Clinical Education & Practice
Karen Larkins, Academic Coordinator/Training Assistant
Michelle Valadez, Training Coordinator
Hugh Adair, RN, MSN,Diabetes Nurse Educator
Angelica Acosta, MSN, RN, NPD-BC New Grad RN Residency Coordinator
Andrea Telleria, BSN,RN-BC, Nursing Professional Development Specialist
Kirsten Clougherty, MSN, RN, Nursing Professional Development Specialist
Emily Dobrinska, MSN, RN,CPN, PHN, Nursing Professional Development Specialist
Amy Hartnett, MSN, RN, Nursing Professional Development Specialist
Rita Thompson,DNP,RN, CNOR, NPD-BC, Leadership Professional Development Specialist
Betsy Schoeni, MSN, RN, CNS, Gerontology 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
Cheryl Boyd, PH.D, RN, CNS, Clinical Nurse Specialist
Marco Franco,BA Simulation Lab Coordinator
Matthew Morgan,MBA, BS, Staff Development Specialist
Clinical education class calendar.
To sign up for clinical education classes at Huntington Hospital, please call Karen Larkins at (626) 397-2020.