Consulate Health Care RN Wound Care Nurse in MANASSAS, Virginia
Job ID 81684
Position Location US-VA-Woodbridge
Alternate Position Location ALEXANDRIA/VA;MANASSAS/VA
Facility Name Envoy of Woodbridge
Job Category RN
Position Location : Street 14906 Jefferson Davis Highway
Position Location : Zip 22191
Position Status FT is 35+ HOURS WK
Wound Care Registered Nurse
Wound Certification fee assistance available!
A position with Consulate Health Care means more than just a paycheck. We believe in creating a positive environment that reinforces your efforts to succeed and supports your long-term career development. We offer the opportunity to work with large corporation, but with the benefit of a small company feel!
Purpose of Job Position
As a Consulate Health Care RN Wound Certified Treatment Nurse, you are entrusted with the responsibility of caring for our residents, families, co-workers, visitors and all others; as well as demonstrating in all interactions, Consulate Health Care’s five core values of Compassion, Honesty, Integrity, Respect and Passion. The primary purpose of your position is to monitor clinical compliance with state and federal regulations. You are entrusted to provide innovative, responsible healthcare with the creation and implementation of new ideas and concepts that continually improve systems and processes to achieve superior results.
As a Wound Certified Treatment Nurse, you are delegated the administrative authority, responsibility,and accountability necessary for carrying out your assigned duties. Duties include Act as a liaison between the Wound Specialist Physician and the nursing staff. Participate in the development and achievement of Wound Care Program and objectives. Staff development functions/responsibilities. Provide educational programming. Assist in the implementation of and monitor compliance with policies, procedures, and standards of practice consistent with Corporate and external regulatory guidelines. Collaborate amongst Interdisciplinary Team to encompass all aspects of care to promote wound healing. Provide direct resident care in the assessment, treatment and follow up for wound management as ordered by the physician. Assist in the implementation of an individualized treatment plan for each assigned resident. Maintain ongoing communications with physicians concerning resident care. Assist surveyors and inspectors to facilitate regulatory compliance, as per the direction of the Director of Clinical Services. Embrace Consulate Health Care’s five core values of compassion, honesty, integrity, respect, and passion, and incorporate them into the daily job function.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required.
Current Wound Care certification preferred.
Minimum of one (1) one year of direct Wound Care experience required, (2) two years' preferred.
Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as a RN in state of practice.