Clinical Nurse Specialist MSN - Operating Room

Location: Washington-Seattle
Duration: Full Time
Job ID: 214420 (21185003)
Category: OR PACU RN Job
Company: ProEnlist
Contact: April Estes    Call: 7204392609
Job Salary:   Competitive
Job Posted: 01/26/21

Clinical Nurse Specialist MSN - Operating Room - 214420 (21185003)

Overview: 
The Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) functions in collaboration with and acts as a liaison between service directors and managers across the whole Swedish System.

Responsibilities: 
  • Develop and implement system wide standards of practice, including Operating Room policies, protocols and procedures
  • Develop, maintain and advance the clinical competency of the nursing staff; as well as work/process flow analysis and improvements
  • Articulate and demonstrate nursing practice that incorporates current OR/Periop nursing standards; regulatory requirements, best practices; an interdisciplinary framework; outcomes from nursing and healthcare research; changes in healthcare that impact patient care delivery; and advances in technology that support efficient and effective patient care
  • Be an advisor for program development and strategic planning
  • Collaborate with other clinical nurse specialists and the clinical education staff to ensure that the nursing staff has the knowledge and the skills to provide excellent nursing care that achieves high quality clinical outcomes, is cost effective, and is responsive to patient/family expectations
  • System wide responsibility; CNS staff are required to have transportation to be available at all Swedish Medical Center locations as needed

Benefits:

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance coverage that start on your first day
  • Retirement program that helps you prepare for your future
  • Life and AD&D insurance
  • Health Reimbursement and Savings Accounts (HRA, HSA, FSA)
  • Health assessment and personal coaching to help you meet your goals
  • Incentives for participation in healthy activities
  • Caregiver Assistance Program (for employees) offering work/life services, resources and expertise when you need it
  • Weight management, tobacco cessation and diabetes programs
  • Volunteers in Partnership program to match you with volunteer opportunities that support our communities
  • Support for life events such as birth, adoption, marriage or other changes to your family
  • Ergonomics and injury prevention to promote safe work environments
  • Paid time off
  • Disability benefits
  • Tuition reimbursement to support your education as you tackle your career goals


Qualifications:
Required:
  • Master’s Degree from an accredited school of nursing
  • Washington State Registered Nurse or RN Temporary Practice Permit
  • Valid driver’s license and possession of the minimum (or greater) insurance coverage as mandated by the state of Washington
  • Three years clinical experience as an OR RN

Preferred:

  • Certification as CNOR