Clinical Nurse Specialist - Staff Dev & Training ; 40hrs / 1st shift
At Steward Health Care System, we are committed to improving the health of our communities by delivering exceptional, personalized health care with dignity, compassion and respect. Our continued focus on the patient experience informs our caregivers in how to provide care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient and family preferences, needs and values.
We dedicate ourselves in the communities we serve to delivering affordable health care to all and being responsible partners. No matter what your role, as a member of the Steward family, you are a specialist in the making every patient and family feel right at home, every co-worker a key to our success, and every referring practice, a team of prized colleagues.
In support of this, we commit ourselves to the following values:
If you are seeking a fast-paced, challenging position in an organization committed to achieving and maintaining a standard of excellence in all we do, our organization may be a good fit for you.
The Clinical Nurse Specialist’s (CNS) sphere of clinical practice influences patient care, nurses' competencies, nursing practice, and the development of organizational systems. The CNS demonstrates leadership by inspiring others to give compassionate, remarkable care to improve patient outcomes. In working with nurses, the CNS facilitates the development of the spirit of inquiry, critical thinking and skill synthesis and promotes nursing’s contribution to patient outcomes. The CNS functions in collegial relationships with physicians, nursing peers and other professionals and individuals who influence the health environment. Incorporated within each role function, the CNS is a role model, patient advocate, change agent, leader, and cost-effective practitioner.
Required Knowledge & Skills: Clinical Nurse Specialist and/or Nurse Educator Role in Hospital Setting
Education: MSN required or enrolled in Nursing Program
Experience: 3-5 years experience in the role of CNS in acute care required.
Certification/Licensure: Current Massachusetts RN license, Current BLS/ACLS Instructor Status. Certification in a relevant specialty preferred.
Software/Hardware: Microsoft Office – word, power point, excel