Coaches staff and others and utilizes advanced communication skills. Mentors and coaches professional development. Provides expert nursing consultation to nurses, physicians, patients and families and others to promote quality care. Effectively communicates with the multidisciplinary team.
The Clinical Nurse Specialist serves as a resource in his/her specialty for all members of the health care team and champions evidence-based practice and performance improvement to advance the science of nursing in his/her specialty and improve patient care interventions/outcomes.