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Job Title: Clinical Nurse Specialist - Burn

Company: Westchester Medical Center

City/State: Valhalla, NY

Category: Nursing/Nursing Management

Department: Nursing In-Service Support

Position: Full Time

Hours: 8am-4:30pm

Shift: Day

Req #: 30351

Job Details:

Internal Posting – 6/7/22 to 6/27/22 Clinical Nurse Specialist- N4

Summary:

Under general supervision, an incumbent of this class is responsible for providing for the clinical management of patients on a 24-hour basis and expert consultation to nursing staff and other health professionals, and for promoting and stimulating quality nursing practice within the Burn Unit and/or clinical area of expertise. Supervision is not a regular responsibility of this class, although consultative and instructional guidance is provided to nursing and other health care professionals in the area of expertise.

Education:

Graduate of accredited Masters of Nursing Program License, Certification and Registration: Possession of a valid license and current registration, issued by the New York State Department of Education, as a Registered Professional Nurse, and effective September 27, 2014, candidates must be certified and registered as a Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS), by the New York State Education Department, in order to practice as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in New York State, a minimum of three years of clinical nursing experience, two of which must have included practice in the clinical specialty or related specialty, and a Master's Degree* in Nursing or related specialty.

About Us:

Westchester Medical Center

Westchester Medical Center is the premier provider of advanced medical care in New York’s Hudson Valley. The flagship of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network, this 895-bed academic hospital in Valhalla, NY, provides local residents with acute-care services — Level I trauma and burn care, organ transplants and advanced neurovascular procedures and more — found nowhere else in the region. Westchester Medical Center is the primary referral facility for other Hudson Valley hospitals and serves as a lifeline for more than 3 million.