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Clinical Nurse Specialist - ED Chicago, IL tcr

Chicago, Illinois, United States
November 17, 2016

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Job Category: Clinical Nurse Specialist

Position Title: Clinical Nurse Specialist - ED

Salary Range: BOE

Location: Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, Illinois, USA

Desired Skills:

Name Level Experience Required

ACLS - Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Yes

Acute Care 3 Years Yes

BLS - Basic Life Support Yes

CNS - Clinical Nurse Specialist Certification 3 Years Yes

CPR - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Yes

Emergency Department Yes

RN - Registered Nurse 3 Years Yes


Clinical Nurse Specialist - ED


Summary: Under the supervision of the director/manager or designee, the registered nurse provides patient care in response to identified needs. Additional functions will be performed in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act in a manner consistent with the mission and goals of the organization.

Assures quality care through compliance with departmental policies, hospital and external regulatory agency guidelines.

Demonstrates desirable work habits and promotes personal growth and professionalism in the work environment.

Effectively performs the duties and responsibilities of a nurse using the nursing process.

Provides and documents quality patient care consistently according to hospital standards and policy/procedures.

Accepts accountability and responsibility as a member of the department of nursing services.

Participation in activities that promote quality patient care and efficient functioning of unit.


2-5 years of experience in nursing.

Experience in emergency department preferred.


Master's Degree in Nursing and/or health care related field.

Required Certifications:

Current Alaska Registered Nurse License and/or other licensure as applicable.

Current BLS certificate.

Special Skills:

Must be able to utilize independent decision-making skills in a wide variety of situations.

Requires a high degree of accuracy in the performance of varied responsibilities.

Personal computer skills required.

Frequent contact with employees, physicians, customers, community individuals and volunteers.

Must be self-motivated to complete work in a timely manner to meet deadlines.