Providence Health & Services Clinical Nurse Specialist in Torrance, California


Providence is calling a Full Time, Day shift Clinical Nurse Specialist to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance in Torrance, CA.

In this position you will:

  • The Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is a clinical practitioner, consultant, educator and researcher.

  • Inherent in these role components are concepts of change agent, leader, liaison and role model within Patient Care Services to support the Mission Statement and Core Values of Little Company of Mary Hospital.

  • The CNS directs the clinical nursing practice in the NICU and consults with staff on complex neonatal critical care issues.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current California Registered Nurse license

  • Master’s Degree in Nursing in field of specialization

  • Certified as CNS in California

  • Three years recent clinical experience in field of specialization

  • Active participation in nursing organizations related to field of specialization

  • Communicate verbally or in writing in English

About the ministry you will serve:

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is a 436-bed non-profit hospital serving the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We are proud of our reputation for clinical excellence, use of advanced technology, and a distinct focus on providing care with a personal, healing touch. In addition to the finest general medical, surgical, and critical care services, we offer a number of specialty programs including Cardiovascular Services, Women’s and Children’s Health, Oncology, and Emergency Care.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, Torrance is proud to be recognized as a Magnet® Designated Hospital. We are the only South Bay area hospital to be named a 100 Top Hospital by Truven Health; a distinction we have held four years in a row. As a recent recipient of the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance and the American Hospital Association McKesson Quest for Quality, our commitment to outstanding patient care and operational efficiency is clear.

As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Critical Care Nursing

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 165022