Clinical Nurse SpecialistJob ID 11789436 Date posted 05/06/2019
About CarolinaEast Medical Center
CarolinaEast Health System is dedicated to quality and compassionate care across the Coastal Carolina region. The flagship of the health system is a 350 bed full service medical center housing a completecompliment of inpatient and outpatient services with the latest technology. CarolinaEast Health System employs 2,500 dedicated team members. We have physician practices in various specialties spanning four counties. Our employees create a culture of excellence that connects our patients to the same level of care that is usually found at larger medical centers while maintaining a friendly, community feel throughout our facilities. CarolinaEast offers a comprehensive benefits package to all full time employees as well as benefits to part time plus and part time employees. CarolinaEast Medical Center is the only continuous 5-star rated hospital by CMS in North Carolina.
Job Summary: The Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) is responsible for assisting program development, performance management, knowledge management and practice management within nursing services. In addition, this job also demonstrates experience and expertise in clinical nursing and implements the role based on the needs of the patient, the nursing staff and the health care delivery system. The CNS will work collaboratively with clinical education and nursing leadership to improve the delivery of patient care through this specialist function. All team members are expected to be knowledgeable and compliant with CarolinaEast's Mission, Vision, Values, and Behavioral Standards. This position also serves as a role model and a resource to the staff.
Minimum Requirements: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. MSN required. Current professional licensure as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in the State of North Carolina. Board Certification as a Clinical Nurse Specialist preferred or within 2 years of hire. At least three years of healthcare experience. Demonstrates excellent communication and management skills. Possess the ability to relate effectively to patients, their families, physicians, staff, and all others using proper channels of communication. Demonstrates outstanding skills in creative problem solving. Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on a nursing unit(s). The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principal growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his/her age-specific needs, and to provide the care needed as described in the unit's/ area's/ department's policies and procedures.
Shift: Day shift, Hours vary
License or Experience: Licensure Required 3-5 years experience is req
Location: CarolinaEast Medical Center
Department: Nursing Administration
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