Registered Nurse Outpatient Wound Care
Company: Summerville Medical Center
Posted on: February 5, 2020
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
women's 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 nation's top
hospitals for quality and safety.
We'd 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?
We offer you a generous compensation package including: competitive
pay, paid time off, 401k, medical, dental vision and life
insurance, tuition reimbursement, loan forgiveness and employee
stock purchase plan.
We are searching for a Registered Nurse for a full time day shift
position on our state-of-the-art Outpatient Wound Care Clinic. 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.
Under the supervision of the Clinical Manager, performs the primary
function of Registered Nurse in assessing, planning, implementing
and evaluating the care of patients at the Advanced Wound Center in
a case management model that includes a holistic approach to a
defined and assigned case of wound care patients.
The Wound Center Nurse, RN, is responsible for meeting established
Standards of Nursing Practice (may be state specific) in the
management of all assigned patients; assists physicians with the
development and implementation of Multi-Disciplinary Plans of Care
consistent with Accelecare's Clinical Pathway; participates in
Performance Improvement activities; acts within the guidelines of
federal and state laws, TJC standards, and professional and ethical
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
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 employee's specific
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 the community.
--- 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.
- Current unencumbered South Carolina or Multi-state Compact
Registered Nurse License
- Current American Heart Association (AHA) BLS Certification on
- Graduate of NLN accredited school of nursing Experience:
- Medical Surgical experience required
- Wound care experience preferred
- Must possess the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively
meet the needs of the patient/internal & external customer.
- Performs in accordance with delineated job responsibilities and
satisfactorily completes a yearly evaluation based on these
responsibilities Special Qualifications Preferred:
- Graduated from an accredited WOCN Education Program
- Wound Care Nurse (WCN, Wound and Ostomy Nurse (WON), or Wound,
Ostomy & Continence Nurse (WOCN) Certification.
- This is a full time day shift position
- Monday - Friday 8-5 We are so excited to speak with you about
this phenomenal opportunity. Apply to hear more.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
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possibility within your career and we take your candidate
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