Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNS)

Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNS)

The Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) is an advanced practice RN (APN) possessing an MSN as well as specialty certification. The CNS is an educator, consultant, researcher, leader, and/or health care provider who usually has a specialty practice area such as diabetes, cardiology, respiratory, dialysis, pediatrics or psychiatric-mental health.

  1. CNS title
    by jrt4 Jun 21
    8
    CoolLikeThat
  2. I'm speechless!!!
    by MikeFNPC Aug 17
    1
    traumaRUs
  3. Career change to CNS
    by eshilts Jan 19
    10
    ORNewbie007
  4. Is a CNS masters program a bad idea if i just want to be a regular RN on hospital floor?
    by Natalie513 Jun 3
    26
    sailornurse
  5. Merry Christmas from the PA BON
    by imenid37 Dec 19, '15
    13
    traumaRUs
  6. Help! I am looking for CNS preceptors in the Oklahoma City area
    by BPnursie Jun 3, '14
    9
    LearningOkieRN
  7. CNS Preceptors for a Current Student In Oklahoma
    by jessica.lanelle Nov 2, '12
    3
    LearningOkieRN
  8. CNS's in North Carolina
    by misty320 May 21
    1
    vikivail26
  9. CNS vs NI salary
    by ivylee May 10
    2
    llg
  10. Teaching Peritoneal Dialysis
    by reeniedoc Apr 29
    6
    traumaRUs
  11. NTI 2016
    by guest12/23/15 Apr 15
    1
    Boomer MS, RN
  12. master degree in diabetic podiatry
    by waq985qas Apr 10
    1
    offlabel
  13. CNS vs. CNL
    by BittyBabyRN Dec 14, '09
    42
    TIHealth
  14. Overdosing on Prescription Painkillers: Dying for Pain Relief?
    by yhl1975 Feb 25
  15. New to Nursing World
    by VuJD Jan 10
    3
    VuJD
  16. CNS programs for Adult/Gero
    by sbaker935 Nov 22, '15
    2
    sbaker935
  17. Public Health/Community Clinical Nurse Specialist
    by One4All Dec 17, '12
    19
    Mia415
  18. ACCNS-AG EXAM - Need some pearls of wisdom to ace the exam
    by rackyokah Sep 13, '15
    1
    Modom
  19. Ancc cns adult health
    by TN1stCAVCSA Oct 1, '15
    3
    Madriver
  20. How difficult is it to find a job as a MSN-CNS?
    by aperusquia Oct 15, '15
    3
    HouTx
  21. Which CNS certification?
    by mursej Nov 5, '14
    13
    SHGR
  22. PEDS CNS exam to be retired Dec 2015
    by traumaRUs Sep 22, '14
    26
    traumaRUs
  23. MS in Nursing vs MSN does this matter?
    by criticalHP Mar 2, '09
    17
    pennccrn
  24. Preceptor needed in Houston, TX
    by feelix Aug 22, '15
  25. Looking for CNS for quick email Q&A
    by UpNorth Aug 20, '15
    5
    Whispera
  26. CNS vs NP
    by SkyRN1992 Aug 2, '15
    3
    traumaRUs
  27. Any CNS's in Florida?
    by Julius Seizure Jul 28, '15
  28. DPN v. CNS or CNL
    by WKShadowRN Apr 23, '12
    6
    traumaRUs
  29. Advanced Community Health or International Health CNS
    by cloucel Mar 31, '11
    16
    cloucel
  30. Making a bedside resource!
    by carroll410 Mar 11, '15
    2
  31. Different roles for CNS's??? Come on guys share what you do!
    FAQs by traumaRUs Oct 1, '06
    123
    OnOn2RN
  32. Is CNS the way to go?
    by blueindigo79 May 12, '15
    4
    SHGR
  33. neonatal CNS exam
    by karnicurnc May 18, '15
  34. Perinatal Clinical Nurse Specialist
    by telee73 Apr 21, '15
    6
    mommy.19
  35. Where to begin this?  How?
    by betweenus64 Apr 28, '15
    4
    SHGR

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