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Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) - Oncology

Mayo Clinic
La Crosse, WI
La Crosse
Position description
The CNS works collaboratively to improve the quality of patient care and facilitate favorable outcomes in a designated specialty practice. The CNS functions as a leader in the roles of care provider, educator, consultant, and researcher, and is an active participant in the collaborative practice framework.
Graduate of an accredited Baccalaureate Nursing Program. Masters 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. (Oncology). Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) competency. Oncology certification through the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation (ONCC) is required within 12 months of employment. Has obtained prescriptive authority in the State of Wisconsin if required by department/division.
Additional qualifications
A Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) is preferred. Experience as a CNS preferred. Project management skills preferred. Demonstrated innovative leadership ability and interpersonal effectiveness that fosters collaborative relationships with the Oncology team and other clinical teams who provide care for oncology patients. Flexibility to adjust schedule to meet patient needs and CNS workload. Able to adapt to unpredictable situations within the patient care setting. Able to manage time and stress effectively.
License or certification
Current RN license to practice in Wisconsin. Certification in designated specialty by a nationally recognized body deemed acceptable by the Wisconsin State Board of Nursing.
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 $3230.64, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Site description
Professional opportunity to work with an innovative, growing Oncology practice. The MCHS-FH Cancer Center is a nationally recognized program accredited by the Commission on Cancer, receiving their Outstanding Achievement Award in 2017. The Cancer Center program is also QOPI (The Quality Oncology Practice Initiative) certified through the American College of Surgeons. The Oncology CNS works with a highly collaborative team that offers cutting-edge treatment options in a holistic, compassionate care environment.
Advanced Practitioner/Provider, Nursing
Career profile
Job posting number
Todd Williams
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).


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La Crosse, WI

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