Program Launch: December 2004
Dignity Health is dedicated to delivering high-quality, affordable health care services in a compassionate environment that meets each patient’s unique needs. Upholding the core values of dignity, justice, stewardship, collaboration, and excellence, their healing philosophy serves not just their patients, but their staff, their communities and the planet. Located in Oxnard and Camarillo, St. John’s Hospitals serve the patient community in Ventura County. St. John’s Regional Medical Center is a 265-bed acute care facility and St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital in Camarillo is a 181-bed acute care facility. Scholars have the opportunity to rotate through both campuses or may choose to stay at one campus for the duration of the program.
Website St. John’s Regional Medical Center: http://dignityhealth.org/stjohnsregional/
Website St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital: http://www.dignityhealth.org/pleasantvalley/
A variety of clinical opportunities are always available, but may change based on the site’s needs. Areas typically available at this site include:
*Scholars will serve their first rotation in one of these areas.
1Pleasant Valley Location
2Regional Center Location
Health System Opportunities
As a Health Scholar, you may have the opportunity to explore administrative opportunities in addition to clinical opportunities. For those interested in administration, you will complete at least one clinical rotation and then apply for an administrative department. The departments and projects vary based on the site’s needs. Here are examples of recent administrative opportunities at this site:
Student Leadership Program
Scholars may also gain health care administration and leadership experience by joining our student leadership program.
St. John’s Regional Medical Center
1600 North Rose Avenue
Oxnard, CA 93030
St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital
2309 Antonio Ave
Camarillo, CA 93010