In coordination with the Executive Director of Professional Practice and the Nurse Leaders of Critical Care/Telemetry as a clinical expert for the nursing division. The Clinical Nurse Specialist incorporates and applies theories of nursing as well as a skill set of advanced knowledge, collaboration, consultation and education to improve care and impact delivery outcomes. Utilizes advanced knowledge and skills within the three major areas of the Clinical Nurse Specialist practice spheres: patient/family, nurses/nursing practice and organization/system. The Clinical Nurse Specialist p rovides formal and informal education for nurses and other health professionals on the inpatient acute care areas.
Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of Illinois. Current licensure as an APN. A Master's degree (MSN) from a college or university required. Three (3) to five (5) years of experience in a clinical acute care setting. Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures or governmental regulations. Demonstrates above average verbal and written communication skills. Current CPR/BLS certification required. ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) certification at time of hire. Proficient in Microsoft office skills. The ability to be flexible with their schedule.
Critical Care experience is required.
Primary Location: Berwyn, Illinois
Facility: MacNeal Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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