|Job Title:||Clinical Specialist - Telemetry/Onc|
|Department:||Center Clinical Excellence|
|Location:||Mary Catherine Bunting Center|
|Standard Weekly Hours:||40|
|Travel to Offsite location:||No|
|Job Summary:||The Clinical Nurse Specialist provides education, consultation, and direct expert clinical care to support consistent, evidence-based, outcome-focused, culturally sensitive, developmentally appropriate care for telemetry patients. Experience with oncology patients as well is preferable.|
|Requirements:||-Must possess a BSN.|
-Masters of Science in Nursing or currently matriculated into an accredited MSN program.
-Current RN Licensure in the State of Maryland.
-Three (3) years current clinical experience in select clinical area.
-Specialty Certification within 2 years of hire.
-Strong interpersonal skills, cultural sensitivity, expert knowledge of adult learning principles, expert knowledge of human growth & development, expert knowledge of anatomy, physiology & pathophysiology.
-Must be able to perform:
-Age specific care for the group(s)
relevant to area of specialty served
expert patient assessment expert
clinical problem solving expert care
for complex patients conflict management
educational assessment instructional design
-Must be able to type 30 words per minute
-Must be computer literate or learn within 6 months.
-Must be able to read, write, and speak the English language in an understandable manner.
-Must be able to work independently and possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action.
-Must possess the ability to effectively communicate and deal tactfully with other personnel, visitors, patients, physicians, customers, and the general public.
-Must be flexible, have personal integrity, and the ability to function effectively as a team with other employees.
-Must be able to follow written and oral instructions.
-Must be flexible with work schedule to accommodate the educational and operational needs of the patient care units served and the PCS Division as a whole.