A wonderful 300-bed hospital known for its superb Maternal Child Health and Neonatal Care is hiring for a Clinical Nurse Specialist NICU.
Located in the greater Los Angeles region, this Baby-Friendly accredited hospital hosts a 22 bed level III NICU on a Pediatrics Floor. There is additional room for up to 21 neonatal patients. The neonatal ICU CNS will guide policy and procedures. The CNS will lead education courses and skills labs to ensure the NICU nursing staff is kept up to the hospital’s standards of excellence.
The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit cares for infants born pre-maturely and common procedures include PDA ligations, processes for umbilical lines, and the use of oscillators and ventilators. The NICU CNS will work with the nursing staff to further improve clinical care and serves as the clinical expert in complex cases.
The NICU is supported by more than 40 nurses and has plans to further expand its staff as the unit sees the daily census of patients rise steadily. The NICU of this outstanding hospital is beginning a breast milk donor program as well. The NICU Clinical Nurse Specialist participates and helps develop these exciting new initiatives.
The CNS NICU will act as consultant and expert in giving clinical counsel to staff, physicians, insurance companies and patient’s families.
If you are serious about the next step in your career as a Clinical Nurse Specialist, then this is the ideal place to be. Come join an awarding winning hospital that puts quality and compassion at the forefront of its mission. Salary is competitive and benefits are wonderful.