Clinical Nurse Specialist Intern, ICU Oncology Surgical
Company: BJC HealthCare
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: November 23, 2021
Information About this Position
Company and Job Overview
Barnes-Jewish Hospital is the St. Louis region's top adult
hospital. Formed from the merger of the former Barnes and Jewish
Hospitals to become Missouri's largest hospital, it continues the
traditions of its predecessors along with its partner, Washington
University School of Medicine, in providing cutting-edge
treatments, educating future medical professionals and working to
make our community as healthy as it can be.
For over two decades Barnes-Jewish Hospital has been ranked on the
U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals Honor Roll. In 2021,
Barnes-Jewish ranked 17th overall with 11 specialties being ranked.
The hospital was also the first hospital in Missouri to be
designated as a Magnet - hospital in 2003 by the American Nurses
Credentialing Center for excellence in nursing and has been
redesignated consistently since.
Barnes-Jewish Hospital is a teaching hospital staffed by more than
1,500 Washington University Physicians, the clinical practice for
the Washington University School of medicine. The academic medicine
partnership has developed many treatments and procedures that are
now common across the globe.
The Clinical Nurse Specialist Intern, under the direction of the
Service Line Director and matrix reporting to a CNS leader,
assists/supports the division in continuous improvement of the
patient outcomes, patient experience, and staff work processes. The
intern will develop and mentor nurses to implement evidence-based
practices in their work areas. Under the guidance of a CNS, the CNS
Intern will facilitate policy development, lead interprofessional
teams, mentor others, and partner at the division and across the
organization to improve outcomes. - The CNS Intern will foster an
environment of collaboration and respect with physician colleagues,
nurses and other healthcare team members. - - The Intern will
demonstrate growth and will assume increasing amounts of
accountability within the Division throughout their internship.
Provide skillful guidance and teaching to advance the care of
patients, families, groups of patients and the profession of
Demonstrate patient, staff, and system focused interaction between
professionals with which the consultant has specialized expertise
to assist with problem solving. Work collaboratively with others to
optimize clinical outcomes.
Provide direct care and interactions with patients, families and
groups of patients to promote health, prevent complications and
improve quality of life with a holistic perspective.
Actively engage in thorough and systematic inquiry through search
for, interpretation and implementation of evidence in clinical
practice and quality improvement to address and prevent clinical
problems. Engage in the conduct of research relevant to specialty
Demonstrates ability to manage change and empower others to
influence clinical practice and innovation within the division and
across the organization.
BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability
to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an
essential function of this job.
Performs Other Responsibilities as Assigned.
Bachelor's Degree - Nursing
2-5 years of experience
5-10 years of experience
Note: not all benefits apply to all openings
- - Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability
- - Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
- - 401(k) plan
- - Tuition Assistance
- - Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
- - -On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
- - -Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time
*Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital
East, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center
The above information on this description has been designed to
indicate the general nature and level of work performed by
employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be
interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties
and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Equal Opportunity Employer
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