HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Clinical Nurse Specialist - Full-Time - Labor and Delivery in Reston, Virginia

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The Perinatal Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) is responsible for developing and advancing the quality of nursing care for women of childbearing age and newborns. The Perinatal CNS focus for this population is from preconception through prenatal and birth processes, and into the postpartum and early infancy periods. The CNS evaluates educational needs of staff and develops and implements plans to meet those identified needs; Utilizes expertise in area of specialization to provide consultation services to health care providers and consumers. Assists in assuring that appropriate standards of care, practice and performance, and policy and procedures are in place. Facilitates patient/family education; Provides advanced direct and indirect patient care to select perinatal patients demonstrating clinical excellence as a practitioner and serving as the crux of the other role components of: coaching, research, education, consultation & collaboration.

Graduate of an N.L.N. Accredited Nursing Program; MSN required with a focus on Perinatal nursing; Women’s Health; Maternal-Child Health; or Lactation.

National certification in Maternal Newborn Nursing; Inpatient OB; High-Risk Obstetrics; Lactation; Certificate of Completion of the AWHONN intermediate and/or Advanced Fetal Monitoring Course

Licensure: Current Licensure as an Advance Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) in the Commonwealth of Virginia or Compact State

Experience: Three years of current experience in Perinatal care . Must demonstrate leadership skills.

Job: *Education Training & Professional Development

Title: Clinical Nurse Specialist - Full-Time - Labor and Delivery

Location: Virginia-Reston-Reston Hospital Center - Reston

Requisition ID: 08540-14588