We are searching for a Clinical Nurse Specialist, Pediatric Cardiac ICU to join a top 10 not for profit magnet designated hospital on the West Coast. This facility has a state of the art cardiac ICU department with a program unrivaled in the region.
Our Ideal Candidate will have:
Clinical Practice Nursing Expertise
Outstanding Leadership Skills including Strategic Innovation, Change Leadership, and People Development
Knowledge of human development and growth to adapt care to meet the needs of the patient population.
Position Focus Clinical Nurse Specialist, Pediatric Cardiac ICU
Collaborate with management and leadership to develop criteria for patient care, evaluate patient’s health needs and the effectiveness of nursing interventions.
Provide leadership, clinical expertise and grows program to enhance the standards of nursing practice.
Support problem solving and decision making initiatives that positively impact the development, implementation and evaluation of unit, patient and departmental goals.
Identify and implement care, planning and intervention techniques suitable for the physical, motor and sensory, cognitive features that define the patient population
Using CPI methods to increase cost effective nurse practices.
Organization and Community
This facility is defined by award winning care that puts patient focus at core of their success.
Metro area surrounded by picturesque scenery making it ideal for both a person who loves the outdoors and the city life.
Requirements Clinical Nurse Specialist
RN and MSN required
At least 5 years of pediatric CICU nursing experience or equivalent.
Current BLS for Healthcare Providers; PEARS and PALS accepted without BLS for Healthcare Providers.
As a condition of employment: Required to successfully obtain PALS within 90 days of employment. Current PALS is to be maintained at all times.
Previous CNS experience
National recognized certificate in a clinical specialty must be attained with 3 years of employment.
Relocation assistance is provided
Contact: Lucia Cox
Merraine Group Inc. is an executive search & recruitment firm specializing in the placement of Physicians, Managers, Directors and C-level leadership at Hospitals and Medical Centers across the United States. We place professionals throughout all hospital practices: Laboratory, Radiology/Imaging, Physical/Occupational Therapy and Respiratory, Nursing, Behavioral Health, Case Management, Emergency, ICU, Med/Surg, Surgical and OR, Quality, Pediatrics/NICU and Women’s Health, Finance, HIM, IT, Informatics and Practice Management.
The Merraine Group is a fifteen year old company working with hundreds of hospital contracts - throughout the entire country. Our primary business is in placing top quality Directors and C/VP level candidates who have stable hospital experience. We are a fast-growing firm with offices in NY, Miami and San Diego, and our jobs can be seen on our web site.