Clinical Nurse Specialist

Clinical Nurse Specialist / Great Place To Work!

  • Salinas, CA
  • $145,000 - $205,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Jay O'Brien
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A Level II Trauma Center that provides high quality health care to everyone.

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Job Details


Currently seeking a full time permanent Clinical Nurse Specialist to provide expert nursing care in the Surgical Services Division. The major role functions of this position include clinical practice, education, consultation, performance improvement and research.

The CNS in the Surgical Services Division is assigned to work in the following units: Operating Room (OR), Outpatient Surgical Services (OPSS), and the Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU).
Examples of Duties

Serves as consultant to nursing staff, physicians and other health care providers in area of specialization.
Establishes standards for nursing practice in consultation with the nursing administrative leadership.
Collaborate with the nursing staff from various departments and levels to develop appropriate policies and procedures.
Plan, facilitate, and participate in nursing and interdisciplinary rounds and conferences.
Assess the need for and identifies, designs and implements classes, courses, and seminars to meet educational needs of staff.
Use advanced clinical skills in the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and evaluation of patients.
Serve as consultant to nursing staff, medical staff and other health care providers in the assigned division.
Participate as an active member on select nursing and health, and hospital-wide committees; identify, design and conduct nursing research.
Coordinate patient care between the assigned division and other departments within and outside of Organization.
Assist staff members as needed in the assigned division and other services in understanding and utilizing research findings in their practice.
Provide or guide nursing staff in the deliverance of expert nursing care.
Examples of Experience/Education/Training

License: Possession of a valid Registered Nurse license issued by the BRN of the State of California or ability to obtain a CA License prior to employment is required.
Pursuant to Chapter 6 of Division 2 of the Business and Professions Code, Section 2838, possession of valid certification as a Clinical Nurse Specialist issued by the BRN of the State of California, or ability to obtain a CA certification prior to employment is required.
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Salinas, CA
Job Type
$145,000 - $205,000