Wound Ostomy/Continence Nurse - Full Time - Days (Mercy Fitzgerald)

Wound Ostomy/Continence Nurse - Full Time - Days (Mercy Fitzgerald)

Trinity Health Corporation | Darby, PA, 19023, US

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Description

Employment Type:

Full time

Shift:

Day Shift

Description:

Mercy Fitzgerald, a member of Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic is looking for a Wound Care Nurse to join our nursing team!

Job Type

Full Time

Shift

72 hours per pay, day shift, weekend rotation

The Wound/Ostomy/Continence Nurse provides acute and rehabilitative care for patients with selected disorders of the gastrointestinal, genitourinary and integumentary systems. He/she provides direct care to patient with abdominal stomas, wounds, fistulas, drains, pressure sores and incontinence problems. He/she functions as a consultant/educator developing patient and staff educational programs and materials. He/she utilizes performance improvement processes to achieve quality outcomes.

Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in Nursing

Registered Nurse with current PA license

Wound Care certification required

Strong organizational skills

Ability to communicate clearly in English, both orally and in writing.

Strong interpersonal skills

Computer literate, proficient in MS Office (i.e. word, spread sheets.)

Ability to participate in evidence-based research practice

3 years of clinical Wound/Ostomy experience required

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