Clinical Nurse Specialist / Educator Peri-Operative Services
Job ID: 2012-7947
# Positions: 1
Job Location: US-NY-Middletown
Posted Date: 1/22/2013
Shift Type: 4 - Variable Start Time
If Other - Shift Slot: Flexible shifts based on the needs of the department.
Normal Working Schedule: Flexible shifts based on the needs of the department.
Campus: Orange Regional Medical CenterMore information about this job:
At Orange Regional Medical Center, you'll find the uncommon is common here. You'll find a healthcare leader that still maintains a sense of intimacy and a state-of-the-art facility with a tremendous sense of community. You'll find the benefits you deserve with the rewards you can see. You'll find the advancement, flexibility and resources to advance your career and provide the care that your patients need. Orange Regional Medical Center - successful careers are common here. Orange Regional Medical Center (ORMC), is a 501(c)(3), non-profit organization. Formed by the merger of Arden Hill Hospital and Horton Medical Center, Orange Regional is licensed for 383 beds and employs over 2,500 healthcare professionals including over 600 doctors. Orange Regional Medical Center has consolidated two existing campuses onto a single site in Middletown, New York. This completed facility is the first new freestanding hospital built in the State of New York since 1989 and is the largest medical center between the Tappan Zee Bridge and Albany.
The Clinical Nurse Specialist APRN / Educator is the clinical expert in evidence-based nursing practice in the area of Peri-Operative services. The Clinical Nurse Specialist will work under the fundamentals and the nine Advanced Practice Competencies identified by Hamrie and Spross (Direct Care, Consultation, System Leadership, Collaboration , Coaching, Research, Ethical Decision Making, , Moral Agency, and Advocacy) as well as the eight Nurse Characteristics identified in the AACN Synergy Model (Clinical Judgment, Facilitation of Learning, Response to Diversity, Clinical Inquiry, Systems Thinking, Collaboration, Advocacy, Caring Practices). The Clinical Surgical Services Educator: Coordinates and guides clinical activities/projects of nurses within a practice area. Collaboratively works on evidence-based practice as they relate to nurse sensitive indicators Is accountable for collaborating with members of the health care team to design, implement, and measure safe, cost-effective, evidence-based care strategies.Is responsible for maintaining current professional knowledge and competencies and contributing to the advancement of the practice of nursing at the unit and organizational levels.
Holds a Masters / Doctoral degree in nursing from an accredited program that prepares clinical nurse specialists / APRN.
2-5 minimum years of combined clinical experience in Pre-OP, Peri-operative, Post-Op nursing required. CNS experience preferred in peri-operative services
Current New York State Registered Nurse. Certification in specialty required. ACLS/BLS/ PALS certification necessary instructor certification preferredApply for this job: Apply for this job onlineEmail this job to a friendGo back to the welcome pageNeed further assistance?Applicant Tracking Software
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