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NICU Clinical Nurse Specialist CNS
A fantastic career opportunity for NICU Clinical Nurse Specialist is now available with a prestigious non profit hospital in beautiful, coastal and warm Southern California.
The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit CNS will work with a non profit medical center that has over 300 beds and is still growing and expanding. The reputable non-profit hospital has been serving the community for over 90 years and has evolved into one of the region premier healthcare providers.
The NICU Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) will be the clinical leader for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit program for the hospital. The NICU CNS will have advanced knowledge and skills required for this role include clinical expertise in a focus area, evidence-based practice, mentoring, consultation, collaboration, education and transformational/change leadership that are essential to advance the practice of nursing and the professional development of nurses.
The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit CNS will have specialized knowledge and skills that will be used within three major areas of focus: patient direct care, nurses and nursing practice, and the organization and systems. The NICU CNS and nursing administration are partners in leading the nursing clinical practice area, specialty or program.
The NICU Clinical Nurse Specialist will coordinate and guide clinical activities/projects of nurses for 22 bed Level III NICU with 13 daily census. The NICU CNS will be accountable for collaborating with members of the health care team to design, implement, and measure safe, cost-effective, evidence-based care strategies.
The Neonates CNS will be responsible for maintaining current professional knowledge and competencies and contributing to the advancement of the practice of nursing at the unit/system, local, state and/or national level. The Clinical Nurse Specialist will work closely with the NICU Nurse Manager and a skillful all RN staff. The CNS will also have the privilege of working alongside very reputable and well-respected physicians in the department. The NICU CNS will report to the VP of Patient Services and Director of Perinatal Services.
The hospital is located in a strategic location of Greater Los Angeles area in Southern California with safe neighborhood to live in and many choices of fun activities. The hospital is financially stable and is affiliated with a reputable non profit healthcare system in the nation. The hospital will offer excellent salary with comprehensive benefits packages. Join now!