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.

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  2. Phasing out CNS
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  3. How much money do clinical nurse specialists make?
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  4. CNS Preceptors for a Current Student In Oklahoma
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  5. Psychiatric/Mental Health CNS Versus Child Services Social Work
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  6. CNS role questions
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  7. UCLA Phasing Out CNS?
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  8. Allergy or Normal Reaction?
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  9. Shame on you ANCC : Psych CNS: Don't precept Psych NP's
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  10. CNS to DNP
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  11. CNS title
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  12. I'm speechless!!!
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  13. Career change to CNS
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  14. Is CNS masters program a bad idea for regular RN on hospital floor?
    by Natalie513 Jun 3, '16
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  15. Merry Christmas from the PA BON
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  16. Help! I am looking for CNS preceptors in the Oklahoma City area
    by BPnursie Jun 3, '14
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  17. CNS's in North Carolina
    by misty320 May 21, '16
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  18. CNS vs NI salary
    by ivylee May 10, '16
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  19. Teaching Peritoneal Dialysis
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  20. NTI 2016
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  21. master degree in diabetic podiatry
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  22. CNS vs. CNL
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  23. Overdosing on Prescription Painkillers: Dying for Pain Relief?
    by yhl1975 Feb 25, '16
  24. New to Nursing World
    by VuJD Jan 10, '16
    3
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  25. CNS programs for Adult/Gero
    by sbaker935 Nov 22, '15
    2
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  26. Public Health/Community Clinical Nurse Specialist
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  27. ACCNS-AG EXAM - Need some pearls of wisdom to ace the exam
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  28. Ancc cns adult health
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  29. How difficult is it to find a job as a MSN-CNS?
    by aperusquia Oct 15, '15
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  30. Which CNS certification?
    by mursej Nov 5, '14
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