Location: Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida
Department: PH7 Med-Surg Pediatrics
9981 S. HealthPark Drive
Shift: Shift 1
8:00:00 AM to 4:30:00 PM
Fort Myers, FL 33908
Work Type: Full Time
Golisano Children's Hospital is seeking an experienced RN to join their Med Surg Unit as the Clinical Nurse Specialist. A Masters in Nursing is required for this position. The Clinical Nurse Specialist will provide collaborative/consultative services to promote outcome focused professional nursing practice that meets nationally accepted clinical practice guidelines and standards for quality, safety, service and financial goals.
In a nutshell....you will help make this unit Exceptional!
The Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) is an Advanced Practice Nurse whose sphere of clinical practice influences patient care outcomes, nursing practices across acute and critical care services, and the development of organizational systems that support nursing practice and patient care standards. Demonstrates knowledge of nursing science required to influence nursing practice.
Possesses clinical expertise based on completion of advanced nursing education that encompasses in-depth knowledge of theory-based clinical nursing and research/evidence-based nursing practice. Focuses on providing system-wide clinical expertise, developing innovative evidence-based procedures, policies and programs that improve quality of nursing care delivery and resource management for acute or critical care services.
|Degree/Diploma Obtained||Program of Study||Required/|
From a program that is nationally accredited and prepares the graduate as a Clinical Nurse Specialist
|Minimum Years Required||Area of Experience||Required/|
|5 Years||Clinical Nursing||Required||and|
|Registered Nurse License||Required|
|BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)||Required|
Certification in specialty required within one year of hire. BLS is required. As appropriate to clinical specialty area: ACLS// TNCC// ENPC or PALS required within one year of hire.