Registered Nurse (RN) - Clinical Practice Specialist
What You Will Do: Registered Nurse (RN) - Clinical Practice Specialist Full-time - Day shift Towson, Maryland We are seeking a Full-Time Clinical Practice Specialist Registered Nurse to join our nursing team at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. When you come to University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center, you're coming to more than simply a beautiful 37-acre, 224- bed suburban Towson, MD campus. You're embarking on a professional journey that encourages opportunities, values a team atmosphere, and makes convenience and flexibility a priority. As a Registered Nurse at UM St. Joseph, you'll experience: A supportive and collaborative work environment A comprehensive benefits package including health, vision and dental coverage including prescription drug coverage - Tax-Free Savings Plans, Tuition Reimbursement and more! Free Parking & On-Site Fitness Center Recognition: We have a positive points recognition program designed to reward and recognize our outstanding employees; employees can also recognize their peers On-Site Daycare Duties/Responsibilities Functions in the role of the unit/service line focused clinician, educator, consultant, researcher, role model and change agent who positively influences the quality of patient care. The Clinical Practice Specialist serves as a professional practice resource in collaboration with divisional educators to guide staff towards the achievement of divisional and organizational goals. Applies evidence-based practice to enhance and broaden the scope of clinical practice. Recognizes the importance of building partnerships with all members of the health care team and exhibits behavior that displays teamwork, professionalism and respect for diversity. Participates in organizational change thought knowledge and practice of performance improvement initiatives. In collaboration with clinical excellence team and unit manager staff, ensures that divisional/ unit specific care is provided in a safe, competent and therapeutic manner in adherence to established practiced standards Provides one-on-one or service line educational services as applicable What You Need to Be Successful: Education Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (required) Master's Degree (required or to be initiated within 8 month of position) Certification/Licensure/Registration BLS (AHA / required) BLS Instructor (preferred or willing to obtain) Current license to practice professional nursing in the state. Experience and Skills : 3-5 years nursing experience (required) 2-4 years in specialty area (preferred) We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.