Providence Clinical Nurse Specialist - Acute Care in Everett, Washington
Providence is calling a Clinical Nurse Specialist (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Acute Care at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible to all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
The Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) is an expert clinician who may practice in a specialty area with expertise in teaching, mentoring, consulting, research, management and systems improvement. The clinical nurse specialist influences outcomes by providing expert consultation to all care providers and by implementing improvements in health care delivery systems.
Position Details: This is an exempt position with benefits.
In this position you will:
Conducts comprehensive, holistic wellness and illness assessment using known or innovative evidence-based techniques, tools, and direct and indirect methods.
Uses independent judgment, effectively recommending and/or taking action related to hiring, evaluating performance, disciplinary action and employee complaints and concerns.
Patient, staff or system-focused interaction between professionals in which the consultant is recognized as having specialized expertise and assists consultee with problem-solving.
Demonstrates ability to manage change and empower others to influence clinical practice and political processes both within and across systems.
Works jointly with others to optimize clinical outcomes through collaboration, engagement and constructive problem solving.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Master's Degree from a clinical nurse specialist program accredited by the Commission on the Collegiate of Nursing Education (CCNE) or the National League for Nursing Accreditation Commission (NLNAC) OR Ph.D from a clinical nurse specialist program accredited by the Commission on the Collegiate of Nursing Education (CCNE) or the National League for Nursing Accreditation Commission (NLNAC) or Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) OR Currently enrolled in a Master's, DNP, or Ph.D. clinical nurse specialist program accredited by the Commission on the Collegiate of Nursing Education (CCNE) or the National League for Nursing Accreditation Commission (NLNAC)
Current RN license in the State of Washington
Three (3) years registered nursing experience in area of specialty
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Current certification as a CNS
Current certification in area of specialty
Two (2) years of clinical leadership responsibility
Minimum of three (3) years experience in Acute Care (Medical Surgical, Telemetry and Progressive Care)
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of an electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.
The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.
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As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Clinical Education
Req ID: 281558