Clinical Nurse Specialist - Pain
nursing leader for the Pain program at UCLA Health. The
advanced knowledge and skills required for this role include clinical expertise
in pain, evidence-based
practice, collaboration, consultation, education, mentoring, and change
leadership. The CNS and Unit/Service Line Directors are partners in
leading the nursing clinical practice area.
The CNS coordinates and guides clinical activities/projects of nurses
within a practice area. The
CNS - Pain is
accountable for collaborating with members of the health care team to design,
implement, and measure safe, cost-effective, evidence-based care strategies,
and responsible for contributing to the advancement of the practice of nursing
at the unit/system, local, state and/or national and international level.QualificationsCurrent valid CA RN and CNS license, required
Masters degree in Nursing, required
5 years recent RN experience including 3 years recent RN experience in clinical specialty, required
One year CNS experience in clinical specialty, highly desired
Demonstrated ability at the level of an advanced practice nurse to utilize evidence to develop and implement practice standards and policies, teach and coach.
Organizational, analytical, oral and written presentation skills with proficiency in MS Office programs.
Experience in research and grant writing preferred.
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.[Register to View] />