The Wound Care Nurse will function as part of the Wound Care program as a consultant to establish standards of care and clinical competence to meet the patients' needs. The Wound Care Nurse will assess, plan, implement, and evaluate the care of patients relative to their ostomy care, skin needs, and wound care needs. The Wound Care Nurse serves as a resource or consultant to patients, physicians, and team members for wounds, ostomies, incontinence, and actual or potential skin breakdown
Associate's degree from Registered Nurse program, bachelor's preferred.
Four to six years experience preferred.
Current state licensure as Registered Nurse.
Current Basic Cardiac Life Support
Good general health and stress coping ability. Ability to walk or stand for periods of at least 8 hours. Stooping, sitting, bending and carrying of items including the ability to lift or move patients. Ability to clearly and effectively communicate with all constituents (patients, families, peers, and other healthcare team members) as needed for leadership, assessment, intervention, and professional development.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position without compromising patient care.
Job : Nursing Primary Location : AZ-Chandler-CHC PR & MSA-DIGNITY-KINDRED REHAB HOSP EAST VALLEY LLC Organization : 3199 - CHC PR & MSA-DIGNITY-KINDRED REHAB HOSP EAST VALLEY LLC Shift : Day
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.