CNS Cardiac Job Req 90082
CA Palo Alto
| Clinical Nurse Specialist
90082 - The Clinical Nurse Specialist with advanced nursing skills and experience in treating pediatric heart patients is a strong candidate for this opportunity with a leading academic children's hospital on the West coast of the U.S. The Clinical Nurse Specialist in the Heart Center cares for infants, children and adolescents with congenital and acquired heart disease. The CNS in the Heart Center is an expert clinician and resource with many roles including educator, consultant, change agent and researcher.
Assess, diagnose evaluate, triage and treat cardiac patients
Develop and monitor patient plans of care
Provide comforting, therapeutic, restorative and preventive nursing care for cardiology patients
Provide direct evaluation and consultation to patients and their families
Identify and implement competency based staff education
Provide education and support for patients and families
Participate in planning, development, execution and evaluation of clinical research
Participate in quality improvement planning for the Heart Center and the entire organization
Three years of progressively responsible and directly related work experience in cardiology
Current, active RN and CNS certification by the California Board of Registered Nursing
This leading academic childrens hospital is the premier pediatric health care center on the West Coast. It has been delivering Extraordinary Care for Extraordinary Kids from around the world since its inception. It has been named to the Honor Roll of the top ten children's hospitals, and their Cardiology and Heart Surgery program is ranked number 5 in the U.S. in U.S. News and World Reports Best Childrens Hospitals for 2016-17.
For more information, please contact Melnic Consulting Group, Jill Gilliland, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (800) 886-7906. Thank you.