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Clinical Nurse Specialist NSICU

Company: Good Samaritan Hospital
Location: San Jose
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

DescriptionSHIFT: No WeekendsSCHEDULE: Full-timeGood Samaritan Hospital is a 474 bed acute care hospital in the heart of Silicon Valley, with two locations, the main campus in San Jose, California and the Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos, California. It is one of only ten hospitals nationwide to be awarded the Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer four consecutive times. Good Samaritan is a leader in neurosciences, high-risk obstetrics, advanced cardiology and innovative surgery techniques, and is a Joint Commission-certified Comprehensive Stroke Center and an accredited Chest Pain Center.Our Critical Care RN teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. We have a passion for creating positive patient interactions. If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!SCHEDULE: 0.9 FTE (36 hours per week) SHIFT: Day ShiftPOSITION SUMMARY:Under general supervision, provides expert patient care education, consultation, research, and clinical leadership for the health care team, patients and family members for the Cardiovascular Intensive Care, Medical Surgical Intensive Care, and Emergency Room Departments. Delivers and facilitates high quality critical care nursing care. Assists others in the identification and fulfillment of education needs. Responds to requests for problem resolution. Promotes application of research in the clinical setting. Acts as a clinical resource for management and administration, responds to customer needs while enhancing the image of professional nursing.QualificationsQUALIFICATIONSMinimum knowledge, skills and abilities required:Must either hold a master's degree as a clinical nurse specialist or other qualified master's degree and certification as a clinical nurse specialist as recognized by the California Board of Registered Nursing.Current California RN License.Current Basic Cardiac Life Support Provider Course.Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider Course.NIH Stroke Scale (NIHSS) Certification.Minimum Experience:Three (3) years of full-time equivalent or more prior experience in critical care clinical setting.One (1) year of full-time equivalent or more prior experience as a Clinical Nurse Specialist preferred.Demonstrates advanced knowledge in physiology and pathophysiology of adult critical care. Possesses advanced clinical competency in areas of patient assessment and in teaching procedures and equipment use, using a theoretical nursing framework.Assumes responsibility for maintaining current knowledge and competency in areas of specialization.Utilizes interpersonal and effective communication skills necessary to maintain good working relationships with customers.Is flexible and adaptable in rapidly changing environments. Is able to identify and creatively solve problems independently and cooperatively with others.Possesses analytical skills necessary to plan, implement and evaluate patient care delivery and related quality improvement activities.Ability to learn and utilize computerized patient care management system.Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions. Must effectively read, write and verbally communicate in the English language.We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) is a community of 94,000 Registered Nurses and 38,000 active physicians. We have over 1,900 facilities ranging from hospitals, freestanding ER's, ambulatory surgery centers, and urgent care clinics. Our facility-based staff continues to raise the bar in patient care. Ten HCA hospitals have been named in IBM Watson Health's top 100 best-performing hospitals based on patient satisfaction and operational data.We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.NoticeOur Company's recruiters are here to help unlock the next possibility within your career and we take your candidate experience very seriously. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Gmail or Yahoo Mail. If you feel suspicious of a job posting or job-related email, let us know by clicking here.For questions about your job application or this site please contact HCAhrAnswers at 1-844-422-5627 option 1.

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