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Clinical Nurse Specialist (Burn Quality) - Critical CareBurn Unit- Swe

Company: Swedish Medical Center
Location: Englewood
Posted on: June 14, 2018

Job Description:

Position is an Advanced practice nurse.Burn quality role -analyzing data to improve processes andkeeping our burn registry compliant for American Burn Association Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colorado, part of HealthONE, serves as the Rocky Mountain Region's referral center for neurotrauma and as the region's first Joint Commission certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, a recognized leader in the most advanced stroke care.A level one trauma center, Swedish offers patients the highest quality care and the most advanced technologies and treatments in nearly every medical specialty and is an eight-time winner of the NRC Health Consumer Choice Award and a 100 Top Hospital recognized by Truven Health Analytics.An acute care hospital with 408 licensed beds, Swedish is located in the south metro Denver area where it has been a proud member of the community for more than 100 years.Annually, Swedish cares for more than 200,000 patients with a team of 1,600 dedicated employees, 500 volunteers and more than 1,300 physicians.I.PositionSummary: The ClinicalNurse Specialist (CNS) is the clinical leader for a program or area of nursingpractice, such as the Burn program.The CNS delivers nursing and collaborativemedical aspects of care to specific populations within the scope and standardsof practice set by the American Nurses Association.The advanced knowledgerequired for this role includes clinical expertise in critical care,evidence-based practice, collaboration, consultation, education, mentoring, andchange leadership.The CNS and Burn Program director(s) are partners in leadingthe burn nursing clinical practice area; the CNS coordinates and guides clinicalactivities and projects within the Burn service Line.This position provides coordination andfacilitation of performance improvement data collection, analysis, trending,and benchmarking of data and outcomes based upon the American BurnAssociation's recommendations for quality as it relates to maintaining Burncenter verification.The Burn Quality Clinical Nurse Specialist will assistwith the coordination and data tracking of the Burn patient's care throughoutthe hospital and support the stated mission, vision and values of SwedishMedical Center and the philosophy of the burn service line.The CNS is accountable to collaborating with members of thehealthcare team to design, implement, and measure safe, cost-effective,evidence-based care strategies.Utilizing extensive, advanced knowledge of pathophysiology andpharmacology, the Clinical Nurse Specialist exercises independent judgment inthe assessment, diagnosis, and initiation of certain delegated burn medicalprocesses and procedures.The Clinical Nurse Specialist activelyparticipates in program development for the burn service line in collaborationwith and under the direction of, the Burn Nursing director and the Burn MedicalDirector.This position usesanalytical and clinical nursing expertise to facilitate efficient,effective, quality care for the burn population across thecontinuum.It collaborates with the entire multi-disciplinary teamto provide case management for burn patients, maximize patient outcomes, andenhance customer satisfaction.This position is responsible foroversight of analyzing and reporting registry data and performance improvementtrends.II.PositionRequirements: A. Licensure/Certification/Registration: CurrentColorado Registered Nurse License, Current BLS and ACLS Certification CurrentColorado Clinical Nurse Specialist License (activeor in-progress) PrescriptiveAuthority granted by the Colorado Board of Nursing and DEA Certificate isrequired for prescribing pharmacologic agents and/or writing medication orders (active or in-progress) B. Education: Graduate of anAccredited School of Nursing.Completion of an accredited program for advancedpractice nurses MS/MSN required.C.Experience: Sufficientprevious experience as a critical care nurse or advanced practice nurse. Minimumfield-of-experience, completion of an accredited program including preceptorship.Possesses advanced knowledge of theory and practice in professional nursing asevidenced by credentials, peer review, and performance evaluation.D.Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Demonstrates anadvanced level of nursing expertise by incorporating advanced nursing practice.The Clinical Nurse Specialist is accountable for his/her action.Provides safeand appropriate patient care within the Standards of Nursing Practice atSwedish Medical Center.Displays appropriate judgment and problem solvingskills.Communicates positively and professionally with all internal andexternal customers.Demonstrates anability to assume a leadership role with the health care team in planning andin the delivery of patient care.Performs independent nursingassessments, but works interdependently with the physician.III.Degree of Supervision Required: Undersupervision of Director/Designee.IV. Orientation/ProvisionalPeriod: Minimum of 6 weeks contingent uponexperience.Extensive orientation may berequired and will be determined by Department Director.

Keywords: Swedish Medical Center, Denver, Clinical Nurse Specialist (Burn Quality) - Critical CareBurn Unit- Swe, Healthcare, Englewood, Colorado

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