Career Opportunities: CLINICAL NURSE SPECIALIST;3441 (33065)

Requisition Number 33065 - Posted 09/12/2013 - NURSING - BTLR EMERGENCY UNIT - BUTLER COUNTY - Day Shift - Full Time Position
CLINICAL NURSE SPECIALIST: This position is a nurse with advanced education and clinical practice authorized to practice in conjunction with a collaborating physician. The position provides and manages the care of individuals and groups with complex health problems and provides health care services that promote, improve, and manage health care within the appropriate nursing specialty. The position collaborates with clients and other healthcare team members to establish realistic goals and activities to guide both clients and providers in implementing care. Although the position may assume the roles of educator, administrator, researcher, and consultant, their primary focus is advanced clinical practice utilizing highly developed critical thinking skills. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: EDUCATION: Master's Degree Registered Nurse EXPERIENCE: 3-4 years in Nursing clinical nursing practice in an acute or primary care setting 3-4 years nursing staff educatorSPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE: Demonstrated expertise in area of clinical specialization. Demonstrated exceptional interpersonal relations and problem solving skills. Certification required in specialty area within one year of assuming position.