Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Kindred Transitional Care Hospitals has a career opportunity for you! As a division of Kindred Healthcare, we play a vital role in the recovery process for chronic, critically ill and medically complex patients who require acute care and rehabilitation over an extended period.
Your career growth begins when you join an interdisciplinary team, where doctors, nurses, therapists and other experts work together to form individualized care plans for our patients and residents. Opportunities through our development programs, training seminars and university partnerships, not only allow for continual career growth but emphasize our commitment to investing in our employees and developing future healthcare leaders.
The goal of our team is to deliver intensive, multidisciplinary care and transition patients' home or to a lower level of care as quickly and safely as possible. Each employee's dedication is essential to meet and exceed the needs of each patient, resident and family we serve.
You'll work side-by-side with people you can trust and respect. Help Kindred Healthcare be a leader in the long-term acute care industry by acting as the Clinical Nurse Specialist.
Functions in the role of expert clinician, coordinator, educator, consultant, , and researcher. In collaboration with the medical staff and nursing staff, the CNS monitors the clinical care of patients and provides clinical support to improve patient care and patient outcomes. Incorporated within each of these roles, the CNS is a role model, patient advocate, change agent, leader, and cost-effective practitioner.
Education: Masters Degree in Nursing with a clinical focus. Graduate preparation must have included clinical application on the CNS role component as defined by the National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists.
Licenses/Certification: Current registration with the State Board of Registered Nurses and Clinical Nurse Specialist Certification. Advanced Practice Nursing Certification
Experience: Three years clinical nursing experience within the last five years.
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Job : CNS Primary Location : TX-Houston-Kindred Hospital-Houston Med Ctr Organization : 4685 - Kindred Hospital-Houston Med Ctr Shift : Day