RN Wound Care
This position is subject to the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for Steward Health Care Workforce. Employees in this position will be required to provide adequate proof of vaccination for COVID-19 by an FDA-approved vaccine prior to starting work. Steward will consider requests for exemptions from this vaccine requirement based on medical condition or sincerely held religious belief in accordance with applicable Federal laws.
Under the general direction of the Clinical Nursing Manager, Wound Care Center, the Registered Nurse is responsible for the coordination of ongoing services among the patient, the patient's family, the health care team in the Hospital, and the Wound Care Center. The Registered Nurse facilitates the planning of care for patients with wounds to promote maximum benefits from available health care services to promote continuity of care. The Registered Nurse may provide direct patient care services or supervision of others in the pro-vision of these services.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
- Current licensure in Texas as a Registered Nurse.
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing
- Two (2) years of staff nursing in an acute care setting or staff experience in a wound care or other clinical setting preferred.
- Current WOCN certification. WOCN certification within nine (9) months from hire or transfer date for new nurses
- Full-time – 36 hours a week
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