Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) - Pediatrics

La Crosse
Why Mayo Clinic
The pediatric CNS supports care across the continuum including the inpatient bed tower in La Crosse and Sparta, critical care and emergency departments, the cancer center, infusion therapy, hospice/palliative, and primary care.
Position description
As a Mayo Clinic CNS in SWWI, you are a member of a team of Clinical Nurse Specialists supporting nursing practice for nurses in multiple specialty areas. Mayo Clinic CNSs collaborate with CNSs across a variety of Mayo Clinic locations including Phoenix/ Scottsdale, AZ, Jacksonville, FL, and the Mayo Clinic Health System in Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin. Mayo Clinic's multidisciplinary, team-oriented work environment presents opportunities that are rarely experienced elsewhere.
Master's Degree with a major in nursing with a Clinical Nurse Specialist focus. Five years of successful work experience in nursing with two years in the specialty area preferred.
Additional qualifications
Experience as a CNS preferred. Flexibility to adjust schedule to meet patient needs and CNS workload. Doctorate of Nursing Practice degree preferred.
License or certification
Current RN license by applicable state requirements. Current APRN, CNS license by applicable state requirements. If state doesn't have APRN licensure, Clinical Nurse Specialist Certification, in designated specialty by a nationally recognized body deemed acceptable by the State Board of Nursing in the state the CNS practices or a documented waiver deemed acceptable by the Board of Nursing in the state the CNS practices, when there is no Clinical Nurse Specialist Certification examination for the specialty. Maintains current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs: American Heart Association (BLS for Health Care Providers), Red Cross (CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers), or Military Training Network. Additional specialty certification/training as required by the work area.
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.  The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $3735.20, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Schedule details
Monday through Fridays days
Site description
La Crosse, WI, is a city of 52,000 with a metro area of 120,000 in the Upper Mississippi River Valley, located between Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, and Madison, WI. The area offers unlimited, four-season recreational opportunities (biking, golf, hiking the bluffs and cross-country/downhill skiing). We have a great family environment with safe and high-quality schools, including two universities and a technical college. There are sport events, a local symphony orchestra, theaters, children's museum and a civic center.
Career profile
Job posting number
Todd Williams
Equal opportunity employer
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