RN Wound Care Coordinator, Per Diem
Company: CHI-Franciscan St. Joseph Medical Center
Posted on: January 17, 2020
Position Type: PRN
Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 0
Primary Location: WA > TACOMA > ST JOSEPH MEDICAL CENTER
CHI Franciscan Health has exciting and rewarding careers with
competitive salaries and benefits.-- We are a family of hospitals,
health care services, and medical providers delivering
compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We
are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest
not-for-profit health care systems in the country.
Our mission is to deliver high quality care that meets our
patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritual
support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part
approach - physical, emotional, and spiritual - is essential to
healing the whole person. Come join our team!
Provides professional nursing care to patients with alterations in
skin/tissue integrity (e.g. pressure, vascular, arterial and
diabetic ulcerations, as well as skin conditions resulting from
incontinence, surgical procedures and/or trauma).
Manages/coordinates patient case/wound management needs including
identification, assessment, prevention, and continuing education to
achieve the best healing outcomes in an outpatient environment.
Work includes intake/discharge planning activities,
initiating/monitoring the quality management program, timely and
accurate completion of patient and billing documentation, and
coordinating interdisciplinary teams that include healthcare
practitioners, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, and other
healthcare disciplines or providers depending upon individual
Your time at work should be fulfilling. Rewarding. Inspiring.
That's what you'll find when you join one of our non-profit CHI
facilities across the nation. You'll find challenging, rewarding
work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you.
Join us and together we'll create healthier, stronger communities.
Imagine your career at--
As a Registered Nurse, you will be responsible for delivering the
highest quality patient care according to the specific orders of
each patient's individual physician. This will involve, utilizing
your knowledge and skills to educate patients and their families on
prevention and healthy habits.
Additional responsibilities for this health care role include:
- Monitoring patients' conditions and assessing their needs
- Collaborating with physicians and nurses to devise
individualized care plans for patients
- Administering patients' medications and providing treatments
according to physicians' orders
- Fostering a supportive and compassionate environment to care
for patients and their families
Associate's degree in nursing, and two years of related work
experience working with an interdisciplinary clinical team in one
or more of the following clinical areas:-- Med/Surg, Gerontology,
Home Health, or Wound Care that demonstrates attainment of the
requisite job knowledge skills/abilities.
Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred.
Current Washington State Registered Nurse licensure required.
Current healthcare provider BLS Certification required.
Current professional certification (e.g. WCC, CWON, CWS or
equivalent) is preferred.
Join us at Catholic Health Initiatives, and become a part of our
faith-based health system.
- Requisition ID: 2019-R0268511
- Schedule: Per Diem
- Shift: Day Job
- Market: CHI-Franciscan St. Joseph Medical Center
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