RN / Registered Nurse / South Carolina / Permanent / Registered Nurse Wound Care Job
Posted on: February 5, 2020
Description SHIFT: No Weekends
Is your current role providing you the level of challenge and
fulfillment you are looking for? If not, consider the Trident
Health, committed to building a health community across the greater
Charleston area and the Lowcountry. The core of our values emanates
from our continued focus on improving the health and quality of
life for residents in the communities we serve. To accomplish this
we aim to identify top talent aligned with our values and dedicated
to cultivating our mission.
We invite you to learn more about the fantastic opportunity, who we
are and how you can join our dynamic team. Summerville Medical
Center is a 124-bed HCA hospital system with a 24-hour emergency
room and comprehensive medical services. The facility enjoys an
enviable reputation for its cardiac services, pediatrics and womens
service, including home-like birthing suites. Surgical services
offered include orthopedic, reflux, robotic and weight loss
surgeries. Trident Health has earned recognition as a leader in the
delivery of healthcare in the Low Country.
Trident Health is a multi-facility health system located in South
Carolina's Lowcountry, and is part of the national HCA healthcare
network. Trident is comprised of two acute care hospitals Trident
Medical Center and Summerville Medical Center and Moncks Corner
Medical Center, which provides outpatient medical services and 24/7
Emergency Services. Affiliated with Trident are a number of
physician practices that provide family medicine, surgical services
and specialty medical care. These quality-focused entities work
together to bring excellence in medical and wellness services to
residents of the Lowcountry. For the third straight year, The Joint
Commission recently recognized Trident as one of the nations top
hospitals for quality and safety.
Wed love to hear from you. Come join our team of dedicated
professionals that are committed to delivering the best patient
care in the world. Why don't you apply now?
Benefits:We offer you a generouscompensation package including:
competitive pay, paid time off, 401k, medical,dental vision and
life insurance, tuition reimbursement, loan forgiveness andemployee
stock purchase plan.
Qualifications:We are searching for a Registered Nurse for a full
time day shift position on our state-of-the-art Wound Care unit.
The Wound Care RN is responsible to the Nursing Director/Charge
Nurse for the delivery of quality patient care utilizing the
nursing process. Apply your nursing knowledge derived from
education and experience as foundation for patient care,
communication, and documentation on the unit.
Position Summary:Employee is responsible for serving as a clinical
resource, educator, and consultant to the Trident Health System
Staff in developing and implementing the plan of care for patients
with specific disorders of the Gastrointestinal and Genitourinary,
and Integumentary Systems which could include ostomies, fistulae,
tubes, dermal wounds, other altered skin & tissue integrity
situations and incontinence depending on employees specific
- Maintains WOC guidelines consistent with WOCN
- Assist THS staff to maintain competent in the areas of Wound,
Ostomy and Continence
- Organizes discharge plan for WOC population
- Educates and precepts students re WOC Services
- Demonstrates leadership within the role of the WOCN
- Participates in at least 20 hours of WOC related Continuing
- Participates in committees/teams for regulatory compliance as
assigned Job may include direct supervision of students at the
discretion of the area supervisor. Employee must have the same
licensure or have completed the same training to satisfy the
requirements of the discipline of the student. Direct supervision
means the primary caregiver is readily available to the student
throughout the shift.
Essential Core Functions:
Provide quality patient care, in keeping with the philosophy and
objectives of the hospital and department.
Maintain and support the standards of nursing care and practice in
order to meet the health care needs of patients, their families and
Prescribes, delegates and coordinates all nursing care provided to
assigned patients and is responsible for meeting all standards
associated with performance, nursing practice and nursing care.
Keywords: HCA., Summerville , RN / Registered Nurse / South Carolina / Permanent / Registered Nurse Wound Care Job, Healthcare , Summerville, South Carolina
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