Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) - Pediatric ICU

OU Medicine
Oklahoma City

Job Description

Under limited direction, the Clinical Specialist is a hospital based, service specific position.

Essential Responsibilities:

Responsibilities listed in this section are core to the position. Inability to perform these responsibilities with or without an accommodation may result in disqualification from the position.

Performs as the clinical expert in evidence-based practice within specific patient population.

Responsible for designing, implementing and evaluating patient specific and population-based programs of care for assigned patient population.

Develops and implements innovative alternative solutions that address system problems or patient care issues in collaboration with the services interdisciplinary team.

General Responsibilities:

Performs other duties as assigned

Supports and/or conducts nursing research to further the body of evidence-based nursing practice.

Provides leadership in advancing the practice of nursing.

Serves as a change agent through individual and team coaching and participation in committees, task forces and projects system-wide.


Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Masters Degree

Experience: Two (2) years experience as a Registered Nurse, preferably in the area of specialization or education

Licensure/Certifications/Registrations Required: Possession of a valid license issued by the Oklahoma State Board of Nursing as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse. BLS upon hire.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of advanced clinical theory and nursing practice standards. Knowledge of research procedures. Knowledge of process improvement techniques and tools. Knowledge of teaching methods and learner objectives. Good communication skills. Computer literate.

OU Medicine has a comprehensive benefits package, including PTO, 401(k), medical and dental plans, but our offerings go beyond traditional packages. We know that a total benefits and compensation package, designed to meet your specific needs and goals both inside and outside of the work environment, brings additional rewards that create peace of mind for you and your family.

Primary Location: United States-Oklahoma-Oklahoma City

Work Locations: OU Children's Hospital 1200 Children's Ave. Oklahoma City 73104

Job: Nursing Mgmt & Admin

Schedule: Regular

Shift: Standard

Job Type: Full-time

No Weekends

Job Posting: Apr 24, 2019, 3:03:14 PM

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