Aug 05, 2022

Clinical Nurse Specialist--Pediatric Surgery

  • The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Philadelphia, PA, USA

Job Description

Job Summary

In collaboration with the health care team, the Clinical Nurse Specialist provides expert family-centered clinical care and clinical consultation within her/his area of expertise to improve outcomes and to promote integrated health care that is safe, equitable, timely, effective, and efficient. This position will support the surgery unit within the hospital. This unit cares for a wide variety of pre and post surgical patients, as well as non-ICU level trauma patients. The patients vary in age from infants through young adults.

Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations

RN - Registered Nurse
CNS - Clin Nurse Spec
PCNS or CNS - Specialty Area

Required Education and Experience

Required Education:

  • MSN
  • According to the CMS (Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services) a copy of diploma or transcript is required as proof of academic achievement for all non-laboratory personnel performing non-waived POC testing.

Additional Technical Requirements

  • Ability to work in a team setting with multiple responsibilities.

  • Ability to use Microsoft Office, including MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, and Microsoft Outlook.