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. First day of unemployment
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  2. How is your experience as a Psychiatric (pediatric) CNS vs RN in same field?
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  3. MS in Nursing vs MSN does this matter?
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  4. What am I?
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    by deb18 May 6, '09
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  5. CNS Questions
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  6. Hospitalist CNS?
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  7. Where can I get the 3 P's
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  8. CNS for Patient Ambulatory Therapy Services (PATS)
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    by missdubbie Mar 5, '09
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  9. Serious illness:  More seen by NP or CNS?
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  10. Can and does the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner  delegate any tasks?
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    by Akercat Mar 1, '09
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  11. HELP with a debate!
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    by RN2BN08 Feb 26, '09
  12. Help! I need a CNS!!
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    by SnarfGirl Feb 20, '09
  13. Examples of Empathy Tests
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    by kkhilliard Feb 19, '09
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  14. Help I need to Interview a Nurse Manager, Case Manager Practicing NP
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    by Niccinu Feb 17, '09
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  15. Supervision requirements of psychiatric CNS by psychiatrist?
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    by WANT2BANURSESOON Feb 15, '09
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  16. Maternity/OB Clinical Specialist
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    by ER1010 Dec 20, '04
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  17. Clarification: CNS v. NP (sorry to repeat!)
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    by ChiLanQui Feb 1, '09
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  18. Any Adult/Geriatric CNS's around?
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    by NurseKatie08 Dec 23, '08
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  19. challenges and oppotunities
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    by sunshine222 Jan 21, '09
  20. Anyone hold two CNS specialty certifications?
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  21. Transitional experiences
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  22. Renewal Requirements
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    by Vito Andolini Dec 22, '08
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  23. Acute Care CNS:  Any of you out there?
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    by Joe NightingMale Jul 21, '08
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  24. Nursing Research - Free Articles?
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  25. CNS in Public/Community Health
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  26. CNS: Less Demand?
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  27. CNS in New York
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  28. psychopharm references
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    by MApsychCNS Nov 6, '07
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  29. Guess I just don't understand...
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    by AKnurseOB Nov 18, '08
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  30. HELP! CNS or NP
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    by NICUplease Jun 22, '08
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  31. CNS same as CNL?
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  32. Will you expereinced help Me!?!
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    by Renee4christ Jul 20, '08
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  33. Job Vacancies?
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    by Adams_Mommy_07 Sep 15, '08
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  34. nursing specialize and salaries  ??
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    by BOSSS Sep 8, '08
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  35. wha is ( C N S ) ?
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