Registered Nurse Wound Ostomy PRN Days Carrollwood
Location: Tampa, Florida
Internal Number: 21031637
Registered Nurse Wound Care AdventHealth Carrollwood
Location Address:7171 North Dale Mabry Highway Tampa, Florida 33614
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Carrollwood
Teamwork driven both inter Dept and multidisciplinary
Positive working climate to support a well-balanced work life balance
You Will Be Responsible For:
Communicates with courtesy when interacting with internal or external customers—in person or on the telephone.
Demonstrates respect for co-workers and develops positive working relationships with other departments.
Uses the AIDET technique when interacting with patients.
Incorporates Caring Model behaviors and culturally competent care into daily practice
Demonstrates safe practice in the administration of wound care medications.
Demonstrates sensitivity to pain management by alleviating and reducing pain to level acceptable to patient.
Integrates ethical decision making into daily nursing practice
Integrates research findings and Evidence Based Practice into practice
Acts as a patient advocate
Demonstrates critical thinking skills appropriate to level of experience
Integrates population specific standards when planning care
Demonstrates commitment to professional and personal growth-i.e. completes all mandatory educational requirements, maintains all certifications, attends 75% of department staff meeting, acts as designated preceptor for new hires re: to wound/ostomy care, chairs wound resource nurse program, member of professional nursing organization, attends hospital wide committees, member of shared governance council.
Works under the direction of the Wound Care Institute Director and Clinical Nurse Manager to provide care, works collaboratively to accomplish the goals of quality care.
Works with the entire team to facilitate and maintain lines of communication.
Works with front desk personnel to coordinate appointments with ancillary departments when therapy or procedures are ordered ensuring that needs are met for the patient in all areas.
Provides the Clinical Nurse Manager with patient information required to facilitate care on a day to day basis.
Provides patient care updates as appropriate to clinic Nurse Manager; assisting in the facilitation of daily Institute operations.
Provides case management functions for patients as directed.
Provides concurrent documentation of patient’s care in the electronic medical record.
Maintains economical utilization of supplies and ensures that equipment is maintained in a clean and safe manner.
What You Will Need:
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
One year experience in a Wound Treatment Center.
Strong team building skills
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:
Strong communication skills verbal and written.
Knowledge of outpatient hospital services.
Ability to work closely with physicians.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Current Florida RN License
Associate Degree in Nursing
One or more years of nursing practice experience.
One year of practice in which leadership and teaching competence has been demonstrated
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
State issued license as Registered Nurse
The Wound Care RN serves as a care consultant and provider for patients with complex wound care needs and ostomy management. Accountable for collaborating with the health care team to define and communicate the expected patterns of care for this patient population. Provides leadership for education and research programs to support the advancement of wound and ostomy care and improvement of patient outcomes through implementation of evidenced based practice. Serves as a resource, leader, and role model for wound and ostomy care and functions as a liaison with the community, other health care professionals, and other disciplines regarding areas of wound and ostomy care.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.