Multi-Specialty Clinical Resource Nurse-Diabetes/Renal/Oncol

Clinical DevelopmentClinical Development Dalton, Georgia


Hamilton Health Care System, Inc.

Job Description and Performance Standards


Title: Multi-Specialty Clinical Resource Nurse Diabetes/Renal/Oncology - 553022430

Department:  Clinical Development

Reports To:  Director, Clinical Development

Shift: 8:30-5:00pm / Monday-Friday

Status: Full-Time


This position develops and implements programs to enhance the overall skills of associates that provide bedside nursing care to the patient.  The multi-specialty Clinical Resource Nurse works very closely with interdisciplinary teams to identify areas for improvement in patient care.  The overall goal of the multi-specialty CRN is to facilitate the development of nursing staff that render care at the bedside.



Education:  Graduate of an accredited Associate School of Nursing as evidenced by primary source of verification.  Baccalaureate School of Nursing (BSN) required with a Master’s of Science in Nursing (MSN) preferred as evidenced by primary source of verification.

Certifications: Current ACLS and BLS required.  Instructor cards or AHA Training Center Faculty status preferred.  Certified Oncology Nurse and Certified Diabetes Educator certification with expert level disease specific knowledge of disease process and medications within 3 years of hire

Licensure:  Current RN License in the State of Georgia

Experience:  Three years of clinical experience in an emergency or critical care environment; some management experience and previous teaching skills preferred.

Skills: Nursing skills as defined in the Law Governing the Practice of Nursing in Georgia.  Good interpersonal skills and ability to learn management skills.   


Works in office and acute health care setting with adult, neonates, pediatric, adolescents and geriatric patients experiencing a wide range of medical problems.  Requires flexible work schedule and On-call responsibilities.  Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination. Requires standing and walking for extensive periods of time. Occasionally lifts and carries items up to 50 pounds. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range. Requires working under stressful conditions. Requires exposure to communicable diseases or body fluids.