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Sanford Health Nursing Practice Specialist | Office of Nursing Practice in Fargo, North Dakota

Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

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Facility: Broadway Hospital
Location: Fargo, ND
Address: 801 Broadway N, Fargo, ND 58102, USA
Shift: Day
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00

Department Details

This position provides the opportunity to work with nurses throughout Sanford to enhance professional development and advancement in the nursing profession. You will have the opportunity to collaborate with many nurses as you participate in and lead a variety of projects and initiatives to enhance nursing excellence!

Job Summary

Provides leadership, coordination and education for nursing and inter-professional initiatives and projects to assure the achievement of optimal patient/resident and staff outcomes and improvements in care and care delivery. Educates, mentors and coaches staff to enhance their professional development and perform at the top of their scope of practice. Leads and coordinates nursing professional practice to achieve excellence in nursing and quality outcomes. Conducts research and develops nursing policies and procedures based on evidence.


Master’s degree in nursing is required upon hire or actively enrolled in a master’s program with expected graduation within three years of hire. In lieu of degree, leadership may consider minimum eight years equivalent work experience.

Graduate from a nationally accredited nursing program required, including, but not limited to, Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), and National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA).

A minimum of three years’ experience as a registered nurse in a clinical setting is required along with knowledge of nursing practice and systems with proven success in leading teams to achieve desired outcomes.

Currently holds an unencumbered RN license with the State Board of Nursing where the practice of nursing is occurring and/or possess multistate licensure if in a Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) state. Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific competencies and certifications. Basic Life Support (BLS) for health care providers required when providing direct patient care or within the first 60 days employment. Professional nursing certification in specialty area is encouraged when eligible.


Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Job Function: Nursing
Req Number: R-34966
Featured: No