Clinical Nurse Specialist- NICU

Location
Brooklyn, NY
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11/29/2017
Closes
12/29/2017
Specialty
Clinical Specialist, NICU
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
 

As one of the nation's premier centers of excellence in patient care, medical education and biomedical research, NYU Langone Health (NYULH) provides a professional environment in which nurses can perform at their best and excel in their careers. Each and every day, is a new opportunity to learn, to grow, and to be a part of what makes us world-class.

 
 

NYULH nurses can choose from many clinical services and programs to begin or mature a professional career path that can span decades. The many opportunities that are available for nurses at all levels, from new Baccalaureate RN graduates to Advanced Practice Nurses, offer the ability to deliver world class nursing care in an intellectually-stimulating academic environment. Nurses at NYULH also demonstrate their professional practice through participation in the various councils that govern the practice of nursing, the quality of our care, and the discovery of new knowledge.

 
  NYU Langone Hospital- Brooklyn is a full-service teaching hospital and Level I trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The medical center is central to a comprehensive network of affiliated ambulatory and outpatient practices, and serves as NYU Langone Medical Center's anchor for healthcare access, growth, and delivery in the entire borough..

Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Clinical Nurse Specialist.

In this role, the successful candidate assumes responsibility for nursing care and outcomes for a group of patients for a designated time frame and provides care to these patients, via the nursing process in collaboration with other members of the health team.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Provides individual and small group instructions related to nursing care techniques and procedures.
  • Functions as clinical role model while delivering expert care to select groups of patients/families in area of specialization
  • Clinically evaluates and integrates appropriate research findings and best practices into nursing practice
  • Serves as a consultant to the nursing staff, physicians and other health care providers in area of specialization.
  • Develops and implements studies relevant to clinical nursing issues in collaboration with other health care professionals
  • Plans and/or participates in interdisciplinary patient care conferences/rounds
  • Participates in the evaluation of patient care through quality assurance/performance improvement activities.
  • Represents area of specialization clinically on hospital wide committees.readiness, barriers and alternatives
  • Coordinates staff competency plan in collaboration with nursing education.
  • Develops implements and evaluate nursing care standards within the area of specialization
  • Collaborates with clinical nurses and other members of the health care team to problem solve complex clinical situations.
  • Develops clinical policies and procedures.
  • Works closely with hospital medical staff, administration, department heads, patient care managers and nursing staff to coordinate all aspects of Emergency and Trauma Care.
  • Maintains current knowledge and competency in area of specialization and professional practice.
  • Collaborates with Nursing Administration and Nursing education regarding educational requirements of nursing staff.

Minimum Qualifications:
To qualify you must be a graduate of an Accredited Nursing Program- MSN required
NY State RN License
Certified and Registered as a Clinical Nurse Specialist by New York State Education Department
Certification as clinical nurse specialist by a national certification organization in related specialty area
5+ years progressive nursing experience with a minimum of 2 years experience in NICU required
OB/ Labor and Delivery experience preferred
BLS, NRP required

Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

NYU Langone Hospital- Brooklyn provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.

NYU Langone Hospital- Brooklyn is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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