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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Clinical Nurse Specialist, SurgOnc/Gyn/Uro, Oncology in Atlanta, Georgia


Heart. Soul. Expertise. That’s what defines an Emory Employee. No matter where you are in your Healthcare career, when you chose this distinguished profession, you chose to change lives. Emory Healthcare is the only health system in Georgia with four Magnet®-designated hospitals as well as the first and only in Georgia with a Magnet®-designated ambulatory practice.

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Join us at Emory University Hospital's Surgical Oncology team!

48 bed inpatient acute care area, population focus is post-operative Oncology surgeries to include gastric, colon, liver, breast, pancreas, kidney, bladder, prostate, GYN cancers, limited post-operative GYN surgeries associated with incontinence.



We're seeking a Clinical Nurse Specialist, Oncology is the clinical lead for the Surgical Oncology/Gynecology/Urology unit at Emory University Hospital. This RN professional provides leadership in order to integrate new knowledge and innovation within this specialty area and utilizes specialized knowledge and skills within the three spheres of influence: patient/family, nurses, and the organization/system. This individual will:

  • Collaborate with the Nursing Director(s) to lead clinical practice and education on the unit, with in the division, and across the health system.

  • Accountable for designing, implementing, and measuring safe, cost effective, evidence-based care strategies.

  • Contributes to the advancement of nursing practice at the unit/system, local, state and national and international levels and is instrumental in the application of the Professional Practice/Care Transformation Model across the health system.

  • Provides direct care for complex patient with multi system care issues.

  • Is cognizant of the diverse needs of patients, staff, and other professionals. Considers cultural influences when collaborating with patients, family, and staff.

  • Provides expert nursing consultation to nurses, physicians, patients and families and others to promote quality care.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have a valid, active unencumbered Nursing license or temporary permit approved by the Georgia Licensing Board

  • Master's degree in nursing

  • Meets GA Board of Nursing requirements for CNS

  • Three years of clinical nursing experience as a Registered Nurse with at least two years of recent experience in the area of concentration.

  • BLS and ACLS certifications required

Salary range: $42.38- 77.13/HR

  • The salary of the position is based on specific criteria met within the qualifications as well as the specialty area, relevant experience, skills, performance and internal equity.

Additional Details


(Medium-Heavy) 36-75 lbs, 0-33% of the work day (occasionally); 20-35 lbs, 34-66% of the workday; (frequently); 10-20 lbs, 67-100% of the workday (constantly); Lifting 75 lbs max; Carrying of objects up to 35 lbs; Occasional to frequent standing & walking; Occasional sitting; Close eye work (computers, typing, reading, writing); Physical demands may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.


Factors affecting environment conditions may vary depending on the assigned work area and tasks. Environmental exposures include, but are not limited to: Blood-borne pathogen exposure; Bio-hazardous waste Chemicals/gases/fumes/vapors; Communicable diseases; Electrical shock; Floor Surfaces; Hot/Cold Temperatures; Indoor/Outdoor conditions; Latex; Lighting; Patient care/handling injuries; Radiation; Shift work; Travel may be required; Use of personal protective equipment, including respirators; environmental conditions may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.

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Division Emory Univ Hospital

Campus Location Atlanta, GA, 30322

Campus Location US-GA-Atlanta

Department EUH Surgical Oncology 7T

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Job Number 124011

Job Category Nursing

Schedule 8a-4:30p

Standard Hours 40 Hours

Hourly Minimum USD $42.38/Hr.

Hourly Midpoint USD $58.91/Hr.

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