Clinical Specialist (RN) - PCU (8a - 5p)

 
Position: Clinical Specialist (RN) - PCU (8a - 5p)

Job ID: 143608

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: Pediatric ICU Services

Talent Area: Registered Nurse

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a - 5p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.   Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, a second community hospital opening in 2017. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.   To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.

Summary:

We are searching for a Clinical Specialist – someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you’ll demonstrate theoretical and clinical expertise in the physical, psychosocial, developmental, and educational aspects of nursing care for specified patient populations and their families as outlined in the unit profiles. The Clinical Specialist works interdependently with and independently of the multi-disciplinary team. Scope of practice will include practitioner, educator, consultant, researcher, administrator, and change agent. The Clinical Specialist is dedicated to promoting optimal patient/family care with the ultimate goal of enhanced patient/family outcomes.

 

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Responsibilities :

 

  • Serves as an advanced clinical practitioner 
  • Consults in areas of expertise 
  • Serves as an educational resource for the patient and family, community and other health care professionals 
  • Serves as a researcher 
  • Serves as a change agent 
  • Serves as an administrator

 

 



Qualifications:

 

  • Master’s Degree in nursing 
  • Current RN license to practice professional nursing in the State of Texas 
  • Four (4) years of nursing for specified patient population is required 
  • Clinical expertise and experience in the clinical area of practice 
  • Ability to operate all types of equipment and perform special procedures in the assigned nursing area 
  • Ability to be flexible to meet the needs of the staff and unit on a 24-hour basis 
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills 
  • Demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • Possesses basic computer skills

 

 



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