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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  1. What does a CNS do and how do they function in the acute settings?
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    by button2cute Jan 25, '06
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  2. CNS in Brest Care
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    by babes690 Feb 10, '06
  3. Nurse Clinicians, Clinical Nurse Leaders, et al.
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    by SharonH, RN Aug 27, '05
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    mayanne
  4. Masters in clinical management,scope
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    by healinghand Dec 30, '05
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  5. anti-embolic stocking
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    by Rasela Oct 17, '05
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  6. CNS with a PhD?- PLEASE HELP
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    by AJfutureCNS/Phd Oct 28, '05
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  7. Cath Lab competencies
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    by jabsmom Oct 29, '05
  8. dissertation on the role of the breast care CNS
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    by babes690 Oct 14, '05
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  9. New Geriatric CNS, how do I start??
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    by Renashia Feb 6, '05
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  10. CNS in Psych
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    by tjusnjon Mar 24, '05
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  11. Can I get CNS in NICU without being at highest acuity hospital?
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    by wahoowa Mar 20, '05
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  12. What is a CNS?
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    by andreamae Sep 30, '04
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    WashYaHands
  13. What role do you work in?
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    by JWRN May 16, '05
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  14. Malpractice Insurance
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    by Whispera Aug 23, '05
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  15. psyche CNS
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    by kerri212 Sep 21, '04
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  16. CCNS certification
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    by Etimesthree Aug 8, '05
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  17. NLNAC endorses the Statement on Clinical Nurse Specialist Practice and Education
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    by VickyRN Jul 30, '05
  18. Looking for info on CNS positions
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    by andreamae May 24, '05
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    RN4NICU
  19. pay and duty difference
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    by Salus Mar 28, '04
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    lisaow
  20. Please clear some things about CNS for me!
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    by imastudent Apr 8, '05
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  21. DVT sleeves
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    by bjsmsn Apr 11, '05
  22. CNS in pain management??
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    by athena77 Mar 1, '05
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  23. Please explain what a CNS/CNL is to me?
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    by mrparhamrvt Jan 6, '05
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  24. What is the title for MSN,APRN,BC-PMH
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    by faykaygay@yahoo.com Jan 8, '05
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  25. New Role of CNL a Threat to CNS?
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    by VickyRN Jan 4, '05
  26. NP to CNS?
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    by Stephanie in FL Sep 6, '04
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  27. Specialist NPs and Advanced NPs in UK
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    by paris2 Oct 10, '04
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  28. SN with questions! please help!
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    by janetrette Nov 18, '04
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  29. Advanced Practice Infor Needed
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    by ACNP2B Sep 5, '04
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    elkpark
  30. Shout out to Wound Care Specialists!
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    by Peatness Oct 15, '04
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    gwenith
  31. PLEASE HELP-CNS Integration
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    by jbird Sep 29, '04
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  32. Adult Health-Acute Care; CNS or NP?
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    by aspenice Sep 22, '04
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  33. Clinical rotation
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    by SharonH, RN Nov 5, '03
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  34. Online CNS psychiatric/mental health
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    by gij1 May 22, '04
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  35. CNS in Pain management
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    by Salus May 11, '04
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