WOCN Clinical Nurse Specialist
|Job title:||WOCN Clinical Nurse Specialist|
|Company:||NIAGARA FALLS MEMORIAL MED. CENTER|
|Location:||621 10TH STREET|
Niagara Falls Memorial is actively recruiting for a Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist to join our team
As the Clinical Expert Consultant, the Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist would be available to assist in the nursing practice of high-risk cases or cases where the staff on a particular nursing unit would need education within his/her scope of practice. The CNS would recommend and instruct nursing and ancillary staff regarding the plan of care (POC), communicate and document POC in EMR.The CNS will have an intimate role in developing and updating policies, maintaining best-practice, standard of care, and in accordance with HFAP and other regulatory standards. The CNS will maintain didactic and psycho-motor components of education specific to the Critical Care and Medical-Surgical units.
The CNS will be expected to be certified or get certified as WOCN. This candidate would be expected to develop a wound care curriculum for staff and assist in developing competencies for wound care at NFMMC. The CNS may serve in the role of Administrative Coordinator as needed.
- CPR Certification
- ACLS certification
- CPR & ACLS instructor within one year of hire
- Certified as WCON
- Masters’ Degree in Nursing
- At least 3-5 years’ critical care/medical surgical experience is preferred.
- Masters in a Leadership or Policy appreciated with extensive critical care experience
- 3-5 years or more Critical Care & Medical –Surgical Nursing Experience.