NICU CNS Neonatal Clinical Nurse Specialist

A non profit Southern 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 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit CNS will report to the NICU Nurse Director and will collaborate with the NICU 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 45 bed Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit will support the extremely busy birthing center, which performs over 4,500 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: Advanced Comprehensive Cancer Treatment Center, Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke, and bustling Family Birth Center.

The Neonatal Clinical Nurse Specialist will have the opportunity to work in a 350 bed nonprofit medical center, that has been part of the community for almost a century.

Located in the heart of the Southern California, the region is home to a thriving economy, stable housing market and numerous unique communities.  The Medical Center is just a short drive to the beaches of Santa Monica and Venice, the bright lights of Hollywood, and the hustle and bustle of downtown Los Angeles.

The Medical Facility is part of a large and stable healthcare organization, with hospitals and clinics throughout the region. You are offered a generous Salary, Bonus Potential, and outstanding Benefits.