The Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) serves as the expert for nursing practice in assigned department/unit/service line. The Clinical Nurse Leader is responsible for helping to create and promote a culture that promotes quality patient care and service excellence. Utilizes and teaches evidence-based practices to develop the clinical competence of bedside caregivers. This position will engage and motivate staff to achieve a culture of clinical excellence by coaching, teaching, encouraging, demonstrating and role-modeling expected behavior of staff.
The CNL will have a dotted line reporting structure to the Director of PBHN Clinical Education. In coordination with Nursing unit leadership and PBHN Clinical Educators, the CNL assesses and diagnoses specific practice needs of nurses in assigned areas, and provides the appropriate clinical intervention for their development. The CNL will partner with the appropriate PBHN Clinical Educator for appropriate education content related to practice gaps.
The CNL serves as a clinical resource to the new nurse and their preceptor as well as the experienced new hires nurses and Nurse Externs. The CNL facilitates patient care by staffâ��s bedside competencies. The CNL ensures continuity between clinical practice and standards of care, not limited to Infection Prevention, Patient Safety, Patient Experience, etcâ�¦ This individual works collaboratively with all disciplines to strengthen and elevate quality of care at the bedside.
Minimum: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing Required: BSN or enrolled in a BSN program Preferred: Clinical Masters in Nursing in areas of specialization or Clinical Education
Minimum: Three years of experience in acute hospital-based nursing practice, in area of specialty. Prefer: Previous CNS and/or Clinical Educator experience and/or Past Supervisory experience
Current Florida Registered Nurse License;
Current American Heart Association BLS and ACLS Certifications.
OTHER QUALIFICATIONS: Excellent interpersonal and written and oral communication skills. Excellent organizational and planning skills. Excellent collaborator and team contributor. Excellent teaching, coaching and mentoring skills.
Tenet complies with federal, state, and/or local laws regarding mandatory vaccination of its workforce. If you are offered this position and must be vaccinated under any applicable law, you will be required to show proof of full vaccination or obtain an approval of a religious or medical exemption prior to your start date. If you receive an exemption from the vaccination requirement, you will be required to submit to regular testing in accordance with the law.
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.