Clinical Nurse Specilist-Infection Prevention

Jul 06 2018
Category: Healthcare
Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:

Serves as clinical consultant and resource person to medical, nursing and allied health staffs to provide expertise, guidance and evaluation of medical/surgical aspects of patient care and infection prevention and respiratory program of the facility through academic achievement and expertise in clinical management.

 

  

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

 

  Certification/Licensure:

 

·         Current State of Hawaii RN licensure.

·         Current healthcare CPR certification within one (1) month from date of hire (Healthcare provider course or equivalent which includes neonatal, child, adult and AED’s) and maintains certification thereafter.

·         Annual completion of CPR and competencies requirements.

 

  Education:

·         Master’s Degree in Nursing

 

  Skills/Experience:

·         Two (2) years acute care medical-surgical experience.

·         Ability to safely and effectively manage patients’ mobility.

·         Excellent communication, interpersonal, problem-solving and analytical skills.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

 

Certification/Licensure:       ​    

 

·         Rehabilitation Registered Nurse certification (CRRN) within (2) years from date of hire.

·         Wound Management certification within two (2) years from date of hire.

 

EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS USED

 

Medical and nursing equipment and supplies, records and forms.  Automated system for documentation and other patient related activities.