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Clinical Nurse Specialist - General Pediatrics

Job Details

Location:
Fort Myers, FL

Category:
Pediatric/Neonatal Nursing

Type:
Full Time

Schedule:
Days

Job Ref:
12533

Location: Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida

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Department: PH7 Med-Surg Pediatrics

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Workdays/Nights: Days

9981 S. HealthPark Drive

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Shift: Shift 1

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8:00:00 AM to 4:30:00 PM

Fort Myers, FL 33908

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Work Type: Full Time

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Exempt: Yes

Job Summary

Summary:
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. 

Job Requirements

Responsibilities:

Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferred
and/or
Master'sNursingRequired

Additional Requirements

From a program that is nationally accredited and prepares the graduate as a Clinical Nurse Specialist


Experience Requirements

Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferred
and/or
5 YearsClinical NursingRequiredand
CNSPreferred

State of Florida Licensure Requirements

LicensesRequired/
Preferred
and/or
Registered Nurse LicenseRequired

Certifications/Registration Requirements

Certificates/RegistrationsRequired/
Preferred
and/or
BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)Required

Additional Requirements

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.

US:FL:Fort Myers



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