How much does a Clinical Nurse Leader make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Clinical Nurse Leader in the United States is $45 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $41 and $51. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a Clinical Nurse Leader?

Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) is a relatively new nursing role that was developed in the United States to prepare highly skilled nurses focused on the improvement of quality and safety outcomes for patients or patient populations. The CNL is a registered nurse, with a Master of Science in Nursing who has completed advanced nursing coursework, including classes in pathophysiology, clinical assessment, finance management, epidemiology, healthcare systems leadership, clinical informatics, and pharmacology. CNLs are healthcare systems specialists that oversee patient care coordination, assess health...

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This job provides direction, education, and begins to acquire leadership skills at the unit level ... The Clinical Nurse II job demonstrates a mastery of clinical skills and begins to apply this ...
JobGet - 1 day ago
The Clinical Nurse Specialist demonstrates advanced and specialized clinical knowledge and skills ... direct care, leadership, coaching, research, ethical decision making, collaboration, and ...
Lensa - 5 days ago
Inova Health System - Falls Church , VA
Inova Fairfax Hospital is proud to announce that the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC ... with leaders and interprofessional colleagues. Relocation Bonus Information - This Clinical ...
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Carilion Clinic - Roanoke , VA
Job Description Clinical Nurse Specialist - Diabetes Primarily Monday - Friday; 8am - 5pm with some ... Provides leadership in the development and implementation of policies, procedures, protocols and ...
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The Clinical Care Leader utilizes the nursing process, leadership skills and current evidence based clinical knowledge to assess the health needs of patients, collaborate with health team members to ...
Capital Markets Placement - 11 days ago
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