Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Clinical Nurse Specialist

One of California’s largest and busiest hospitals is seeking an energetic Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Clinical Nurse Specialist to join their growing team.                       

This hospital is home to one of the busiest Emergency Departments in the state of California. The brand new pediatric specialty care department is home of the hospital’s Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. The small close knit Pediatric Intensive Care Unit has 10 inpatient beds and has an average daily census ranging from 3 to 8. The number of patients tend to be higher during the winter months when the flu impacts patients that are more susceptible to developing medical complications. The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Clinical Nurse Specialist will have the experience and the knowledge not only to best provide care for their patients but to educate their families.

The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Clinical Nurse Specialist will report to the Nurse Manager of the PICU and help to lead the Nursing team. The PICU CNS is first and foremost an expert patient consultant and will develop and support the nursing staff in providing the exceptional patient care.  Acting as an educator, teaching evidence-based practices will assist the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Clinical Nurse Specialist to promote an environment of mentoring and encourage nursing staff professional growth and development.    

This amazing community in California’s Central Valley has something for everyone. Being close to some of the states most well know National Parks which provide ample outdoor recreational opportunities.  With great schools and affordable housing this is truly an ideal place to call home.

Take advantage of this fantastic career opportunity, as the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Clinical Nurse Specialist will be offered a highly competitive salary along with a full suite of benefits including paid time off starting on day one.