Welcome to Cape Fear Valley Health!
Cape Fear Valley is a 765-bed regional health system with more than 1 million inpatient and outpatients annually. A private not-for-profit organization with 5,800 employees and 580 physicians, it includes Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, Highsmith-Rainey Specialty Hospital, Cape Fear Valley Rehabilitation Center, Behavioral Health Care, Bladen County Hospital, Health Pavilion North and Health Pavilion Hoke.
Cape Fear Valley has been nationally recognized by:
This information is for instructors and students preparing for clinical rotations or preceptor experiences here at Cape Fear Valley Health. We have tried to include all pertinent information on the requirements for orientation and training to make your entry into our health system as smooth as possible.
A step-by-step guide of the process can be accessed here: Clinical Rotation Requirements This document serves as a checklist for completion of the steps in the order listed as well as containing links to the instruction documents for each step and the required forms. If you prefer to print all documents at one time click here
A brief listing of the orientation steps is as follows: computer training, background check and drug test, respirator mask testing, pyxis training, online orientation modules, completion of clinical student forms and appointment with Human Resources to obtain badge and parking decal.
CFVH contacts in the event there are questions:
Marcia Smith, Clinical Rotations Coordinator: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ruby Rodriguez, Human Resources: HR-ClinicalStudents@capefearvalley.com
Judith Peters, Computer Training: email@example.com
Linda Boyles, Employee Health Director: firstname.lastname@example.org
Terri Duncan, Bladen County Hospital: email@example.com
Nyoka Jones, School/CFV Clinical Site Agreements: firstname.lastname@example.org
Continuing updates to policies and procedures are communicated through Change Communication documents. After this initial orientation review these documents frequently to keep informed of important changes here at Cape Fear Valley. These documents can be accessed as follows: Go to the CFV Infoweb by clicking on the internet explorer icon on your hospital computer desktop. Choose Education Classes from the directory to the right of your screen. Then click on the Change Communication bar at the top of the page.
We appreciate the opportunity to provide a clinical experience for healthcare students. We hope this web-based orientation will make the process simpler for students and instructors.