Wound Care Nurse (RN)

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A nursing home in New York City is currently seeking a new, licensed Registered Nurse (RN), with a strong Wound Care background, for a promising position with their growing medical staff. In this role, the Wound Care Nurse (RN) will have overall responsibility for ongoing implementation and evaluation of wound care prevention and treatment programs throughout the system. Apply today! Company Description Nursing Home Job Description The Wound Care Nurse (RN) will be responsible for: * Working collaboratively with the Healthcare team to improve skin, wound and ostomy health throughout the organization * Educating patients, families and the care team * Providing wound and ostomy care treatments * Leading multidisciplinary prevention programs, rounds and committees * Overseeing all pressure ulcer data collection, analysis and related evidence based performance improvement initiatives Required Skills * 2+ years of Wound Care experience * Associate's Degree in Nursing * NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license * Previous experience working with the Geriatric population * Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills * Patient oriented * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized