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Specialist, Wound Care (Registered Nurse). Job in Mineola FOX8 Jobs

Location
Mineola, New York
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
10 Jun 2022

NYU Winthrop is a 591-bed university-affiliated medical center, which offers sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery. We are a major regional healthcare resource with a deep commitment to medical education and research, offering a full complement of inpatient and outpatient services.

Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Spclst, Wound Care (RN).

In this role, the successful candidate The Specialist, Wound Care (RN) uses their knowledge, skill and experience to plan, coordinate, implement and evaluate programs for all wound care initiatives. Employee provides guidance and assistance related to patient care practices. The Wound Care Specialist provides for programs and resources that enhance the delivery of patient care in accordance with established standards and utilizing quality measures/strategies to provide safe and competent care

 



NYU Winthrop is a 591-bed university-affiliated medical center, which offers sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery. We are a major regional healthcare resource with a deep commitment to medical education and research, offering a full complement of inpatient and outpatient services.

Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Spclst, Wound Care (RN).

In this role, the successful candidate The Specialist, Wound Care (RN) uses their knowledge, skill and experience to plan, coordinate, implement and evaluate programs for all wound care initiatives. Employee provides guidance and assistance related to patient care practices. The Wound Care Specialist provides for programs and resources that enhance the delivery of patient care in accordance with established standards and utilizing quality measures/strategies to provide safe and competent

Job Responsibilities:

  • Utilizes the nursing process when directing or delivering care to patients with wound, ostomy and continence needs including assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation and evaluation of care. Professional responsibilities are carried out through direct patient care, clinical consultation and education.
  • Collects, and analyzes process and outcomes data related to nursing skin and wound care utilizing internal and external metrics and benchmarks. Identifies opportunities and strategies for performance improvement.
  • Participates in the development, evaluation and revision of standards of patient care based upon current national guidelines. Collaborates with leadership and multidisciplinary teams to establish protocols which support best practices to achieve optimal clinical outcomes. Directs organization-wide initiatives for skin and pressure injury prevention, treatment and care.
  • Serves as a resource for wound, ostomy and continence care. Provides consultation and direct assistance to the care team on issues related to patients with actual or potential alterations in skin integrity. Assists the nursing and medical staff in maintaining current knowledge through formal and informal educational offerings. Conducts formal orientation of new nursing and ancillary support staff.
  • Contributes to the selection and utilization of cost-effective supplies and equipment related to wound ostomy and continence care.
  • Performs other duties as assigned

 



Minimum Qualifications:
To qualify you must have a Bachelor's Degree Nursing. Current and valid NYS Registered Nurse License. Current and valid BLS certification required. 6 - 8 years Experience in the clinical nursing practice. Excellent communication skills. Basic computer skills with knowledge of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint..

Required Licenses: Registered Nurse License-NYS

Preferred Qualifications: Wound certification in Ostomy , Incontinence and Wound



Position reports to Nursing Administration

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Details

  • Job Reference: 620989851-2
  • Date Posted: 10 June 2022
  • Recruiter: NYU Langone Health
  • Location: Mineola, New York
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent