Workforce Development and Education for Allied Associates
St. Vincent's HealthCare's Allied Health Professionals are an integral part of the medical delivery team and work in collaborative partnership to provide quality patient care to our community. When you join this dynamic team, you can expect to reach your full potential, whether you are a new graduate or seasoned professional.
Ongoing Training Opportunities
To ensure the success of new associates within our Allied Health departments, we provide comprehensive departmental orientations with preceptor assignment. Some of the topics included in departmental orientations are department specific medical equipment and safety training, infection control, environment of care, and customer service. A supportive staff of tenured Allied Health management and mentors are well represented in each modality to assist new associates in reaching their potential.
In addition to enhancing your technical skills with St. Vincent's HealthCare, you will also have the opportunity to further develop your communication, team work, critical thinking, and problem solving skills, which are some of the most transferrable assets found in today's workforce.
Allied Health Professionals can also take advantage of the Clinical Excellence Series offered throughout the year. Some of the topics offered are:
- Catheter Ablation of AFIB
- Best Practices: Documentation & Patient Safety
- Use of Contrast Media & Materials for Medical Imaging Procedures
- Creating a Healthy Work Environment
- Acute MI and EKG Interpretation
- Nephrology Emergencies
- Infection Control
- Pleural Space & Chest Tube Management
- MRI Safety
Education Components for Allied Associates
St. Vincent's HealthCare offers several components for Allied Associates to ensure that our professionals are aware of the latest advances and procedures in the ever-changing healthcare industry.