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Clinical Nurse Specialist Critical Care CNS
An outstanding opportunity is now available at a Southern California nonprofit Medical Center for a Clinical Nurse Specialist Critical Care.
Located in the Orange County, this frequently awarded hospital hosts a 22 bed individual room Critical Care Unit. The ICU CNS will guide policy and procedures. The Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist will lead education courses and skills labs to ensure the ICU nursing staff is kept up to the hospital’s standards of excellence.
The CNS Critical Care will act as consultant and expert in giving clinical counsel to staff, physicians, insurance companies and patients families. The Cardiovascular ICU Clinical Nurse Specialist will oversee staff development in the complex care center while also leading efforts related to implementation, evaluation and identification of evidence based practice, staff specific education and patient education.
The Intensive Care Unit cares for patients with rare and life threatening injuries and illnesses. The Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit cares for patients in various stages of Cardiovascular illness. The Critical Care CNS will work with the nursing staff to further improve clinical care and serves as the clinical expert in complex cases.
The ICU is supported by a vast team of nurses and has plans to further expand its staff as the number of patients continually rises. The ICU CNS will work hand in hand with physicians, specialists, therapists, and nutritionist, while reporting directly to the Critical Care Director.
The Clinical Nurse Specialist will work in a facility which ranks extremely well in patient satisfaction and safety. They are known throughout the community for: The Family Birth Center with brand new LDRP's, The Stemi Receiving Heart Center, Total Joint Replacement and Stand Alone State of the Art Cancer Center.
The Medical Center is located in a very safe area of Southern California, known for their iconic communities and excellent public school system. The region is home to endless outdoor activities, and is just a short drive to the bright lights of Hollywood, adventures of Disneyland and the beautiful beaches of the Pacific Ocean.
The Medical Center is part of a large and stable healthcare organization with hospitals throughout the area. The Medical Center is prepared to offer a generous salary and comprehensive benefit package to the right CNS.