CNS Hospitalwide Job Req 90511
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90511 - This is a new Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) job for the experienced Clinical Nurse Specialist to assume hospital wide responsibilities providing nursing care for adult patients with a variety of acute, critical and complex illnesses and conditions in this leading academic medical center. The APRN/CNS in this job is a clinical expert and patient advocate. They are skilled in direct patient care, consultation, systems leadership, collaboration, coaching, and research.
Consider joining this leading academic medical center as a Clinical Nurse Specialist Hospitalist and become part of this 500+ bed hospital that is dedicated to meeting the physical needs of patients as well as the emotional needs of patients and their families. Their Trauma Center has attained Level I designation, equipped to handle the most seriously ill and injured patients, and theirs is Nevada's only Burn Care Center. This job offers a very generous pension and benefits program.
For more specific information on this position, please contact Melnic Consulting Group, Jill Gilliland, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (800) 886-7906. Thank you.
Responsibilities of the CNS Hospitalist Job:
Using advanced assessment skills, provide direct and indirect care for patients and their families
Order, perform, and interpret diagnostic tests and procedures
Develop plans of care, implement treatments, and evaluate patient progress
Consult for advanced nursing care of complex, acutely ill, patients
Implement evidence-based clinical guidelines, care paths, policies, and procedures;
Lead systems changes to promote excellent health outcomes, system efficiencies, and a healthy work environment
Collaborate and consult with interdisciplinary teams
Participate in research and process improvement initiatives
Serve as a mentor and consultant for the advancement of nursing practice and nursing professional development
Qualifications for the CNS Hospitalist Job:
Meets the Clinical Nurse Specialist definition per NAC 632.300; if not APRN, agrees to obtain APRN license within 1 year of hire, required
One of the following may also be required: ACLS (Cardiac), TNCC (Trauma), PALS (Pediatric), or NRP (Neonatal)