• Job Title: Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Job ID: 452342
  • Location: University Hospitals
  • Department: MED/SURG ADMINISTRATION
  • Full/Part Time: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Shift: Day
  • FTE %: 100
  • Salary Range Min: $32.23
  • Salary Range Max: $54.48

Position summary

Clinical Nurse Specialist (Job Opening 452342) - The CNS is an advanced practice nurse who demonstrates clinical expertise in evidence-based nursing practice; nursing care delivery, staff education, research, collaboration with other disciplines and interdisciplinary development activities. The CNS is responsible for providing and facilitating the provision of direct and indirect care of patients and families. The CNS is capable of managing complex, unpredictable patient care situations, and consulting and collaborating with all members of the health care team. The CNS serves as a role model and resource for patient care staff within the unit/department/institution and community

Education and experience

For Hire: Graduate of an accredited school of registered nursing with current licensure as a RN in the State of Ohio.  Masters Degree in nursing required, clinical specialty major preferred.  CNS and/or specialty certification preferred.  Must hold a valid certificate of authority as a CNS.  Significant clinical nursing experience relevant to assigned unit(s)/department specialty as defined in the scope of service.  Previous CNS experience preferred.  On going: Maintains current Ohio RN license and certificate of authority.  Meet mandatory educational and health requirements.  Maintains and seeks new knowledge related to patient care issues, quality improvement and cost reduction, current policies, procedures and protocols.