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tyler, TX
$66,000 - $95,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Mar 27, 2017
Job ID
RN Clinical Nurse Leader - Telemetry  

Industry: Healthcare / Health Services - Nursing / LPNs / LVNs
Job Category: Medical / Health - Nurse Leadership

The Registered Nurse (RN) Clinical Nurse Leader is an Advanced generalist prepared at the Master’s level in NursinACLAg:
  • Responsible for knowing the patients at the unit/microsystem level
  • Interprofessional communication to meet patients’ needs, and lateral integration of care
  • Accountable for patient safety and quality outcomes for a narrowly focused patient population in a particular unit/clinical setting.
  • Assimilates and applies research-based information to design, implement, and evaluate patient care with a point of care focus.
  • Current RN license in the State of Texas or compact license
  • Completion of a valid Clinical Nurse Leader program
  • Achievement of certification as a Clinical Nurse Leader from the Commission on Nurse Certification through the American Association of Colleges of Nursing within 12 months of graduation
  • Current American Heart Association BLS provider required
  • ACLS required
  • Current certification in area of practice preferred
  • Minimum of two years acute care RN experience
  • Experience in the clinical setting where the CNL will practice preferred
  • Effective frontline leadership, precepting/mentoring, and communication skills
  • Able to demonstrate advanced and complex critical thinking, interpersonal relationship, and technical skills within the framework of the CNL competencies
  • Advanced physical assessment, nursing research and clinical outcomes management required
  • Holds membership in professional organization(s)
Security Clearance Required: No
Visa Candidate Considered: No


Full-time Benefits - Full
Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for ideal candidate
Commission Compensation - No
Bonus Eligible - No
Overtime Eligible - No
Interview Travel Reimbursed - No

Candidate Details
2+ to 5 years experience
Management Experience Required - No
Minimum Education - Master's Degree
Willingness to Travel - Never

Screening Questions
Has the candidate completed a Clinical Nurse Leader program?
Does the candidate have an MSN?
Does the candidate have RN experience in Telemetry/Cardiac/Step-down?

Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate will have already obtained their CNL certificate, have a national certification in specialty and already be performing in a CNL role.  We will consider new grads.