Orange County's Top-Rated Medical Facility
Hoag offers challenging work, a commitment to personal career growth and a reputation for delivering the highest quality care. We provide advanced medical programs in many specialties so that you can reach your fullest potential in your specialty.
Our reputation as a leader is unsurpassed and is acknowledged by several consumer groups and healthcare industry organizations across the nation. Hoag Hospital Newport Beach is one of only three hospitals in the Pacific region to earn The Regional Benchmarks for Success Award given by The Health Network and the Health Care Information Association. Hoag also continues to receive accolades as Orange County's Quality Leader by National Research Corporation and is accredited by DNV. For an unprecedented 16 years, residents of Orange County have also chosen Hoag as the County’s best hospital in a local newspaper survey.
Nursing at Hoag
At Hoag, an engaging work environment and an exhilarating lifestyle will enable you to experience genuine satisfaction in your life. If you’re a nursing professional looking to use the latest innovations to define and drive significant change, we invite you to be a part of the dynamic and rewarding career opportunities available at our top-rated medical facilities. You'll soon see why there is no place like Hoag.
A Commitment to Education
At Hoag, you will be encouraged and supported to advance your career through higher education and training. We provide a variety of programs designed to assist nursing professionals who want to enhance their education, such as:
Tuition Reimbursement - We’ll provide you with an excellent means to obtain a degree or enhance your professional environment and practical expertise. Education that leads to a degree or advanced degree, relates to your current occupation, or will lead to a hospital profession, is supported through this comprehensive program.
Scholarships - We award annual scholarships to nurses pursuing either a Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Nursing. Selection criteria include: financial need, professional growth, accomplishments in specialty and critical care areas, community and civic involvement and the applicant's contribution to the nursing profession as well as the organization.
New Graduate Nursing Program - This eight-week orientation and training program will help you make a smooth transition from school to hands-on patient care. This comprehensive program combines classroom instruction, computer training and discussion groups with hands-on nursing practice to better equip you with the special skills needed to be successful in your professional endeavors. For further details on this program and how to apply, visit the Training section of our Career Site.
On-site RN to BSN and MSN Programs - We offer RN to BSN and MSN programs in partnership with California State University, Long Beach. Many classes are provided at Hoag with MSN classes leading to a Clinical Nurse Specialist or Nurse Practitioner specialty associated with your degree in a choice of several specialty areas. In addition to offering you a convenient method for pursuing an advanced degree, these programs benefit our patients through your enhanced education.
On-site Continuing Education (CE) Program - In order to help you maintain your licensure and certification and to encourage your career growth, we offer more than 60 on-site continuing education courses taught by a team of 12 full-time nursing education coordinators and eight resource nurses. Instructor-directed educational courses are offered in a variety of areas, such as general nursing, critical care, maternal-child and job-/unit-specific and hospital-wide training and development. Computer-assisted and self-learning modules are also offered to Hoag's nursing staff free of charge.
Continuing Education Reimbursement - Hoag also offers full-time employees in designated positions Continuing Education Reimbursement for courses that enhance your career, but do not lead to a degree or certificate.
Clinical Ladder Program - Hoag’s Clinical Ladder recognizes achievement, promotes professional growth and rewards Registered Nurses for their excellent performance in clinical practice. Through your involvement in continuous quality improvement activities, precepting, research and education, you help to ensure a high level of expertise in the delivery of nursing care to patients and families. That’s why we’re pleased to enable you to gain an advanced degree, monetary compensation, recognition and the opportunity to participate in one of many clinical practice councils.