Clinical Nurse Specialist NICU CNS

A non profit Northern California Medical Center is actively seeking a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Clinical Nurse Specialist to provide leadership and education to their level III NICU.

The NICU CNS will report to the Director of Women’s Services and will collaborate with the NCIU Nurse Manager to ensure clinical competence of all NICU nursing staff. 

The Clinical Nurse Specialist NICU will be a vital member of the Education department, providing best practice standard of care guidance.  The NICU Clinical Nurse Specialist will work closely with Clinical Nurse Specialists from other specialty departments to collaborate regarding hospital wide Nursing Education standards and development.

The NICU CNS will have the opportunity to conduct research and use their findings to develop new policies and procedures.  The NICU Clinical Nurse Specialist will use evidence based practices to develop new hire orientation and continuing education programs.  

This busy 22 bed Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit will support the extremely busy birthing center, which performs over 1,500 annual deliveries. The NICU Clinical Nurse Specialist will work with a multidisciplinary team of dedicated physicians, Nurse Management, Pharmacists, Nurse Practitioners, and Registered Nurses.

The medical center sees patients of high acuity known for their: stroke center, chest pain center, Cerner System and as a Stemi Receiving center.  The medical centers advanced surgical center offers: The Da Vinci Surgical System, Single Incision laparoscopic surgery, Cyberknife, MAKOplasty and does over 7,000 annual procedures. 

This expanding Medical Center is well on its way to becoming Magnet certified, and is seeking candidates ready to be part of the journey.  Located in the Heart of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Medical Center allows a candidate to live in one of the nation’s most sought after regions.  With the natural beauty, unique culture, and booming economy, the area is perfect for raising a family.

The Medical Center is part of a large and stable healthcare organization, and is prepared to offer a generous salary, comprehensive benefit package, and relocation assistance to the right Clinical Nurse Specialist.