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New Orleans, LA, United States

Description

SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

We are looking for a Wound Care Coordinator Registered Nurse to join our Team at Tulane! Apply today!

 

We are currently offering a $5,000 Sign On Bonus and a $5,000 Relocation Bonus to eligible RNs!


Essential Competencies, Duties, and Responsibilities:

 

The wound care nurse will be able to demonstrate the following essential competencies, duties, and responsibilities as a result of education, experience and AWC initial orientation and ongoing corporate learning.

 

  • Initiate a nursing assessment of patient’s condition upon admission.
  • Recognize and assess initial alterations in the patient’s body systems and verbalize this to other members of the health care team.
  • Organize assessment data for accuracy, completeness and confidentiality.
  • Record assessment data in an orderly fashion and communicate, revise and verbalize pertinent information to other health care team members.
  • Assess, stage, and measure wounds accurately and in accordance with policy.
  • Photograph wounds according to policy and procedure.
  • Complete in an accurate manner all admission nursing chart forms.
  • Assess compliance to the clinical pathway and be instrumental in bringing to the attention of the physician or health care team missing components.
  • Identify patient care situations that require intervention, implement nursing actions and evaluate responses.
  • Identify patient/family education and discharge needs and implement a teaching plan of care.


Learn more about working at Tulane Medical Center where above all else we are committed to the care and improvement of human life: 
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 Learn more about living in New Orleans and working at Tulane. http://www.neworleansonline.com/

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Benefits for Full Time Employees include:

     ·       Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance

·       401K Plan with employer match

·       Generous Paid Time Off

·       Flexible Spending Account

·       Long Term and Short Term Disability Benefits

·       Direct Deposit

·       Tuition Reimbursement

·       Employee Discounts

·       And more!

 

About Us

 

From its humble beginnings in a church schoolroom, Tulane has emerged as a major academic center in the south by adhering to the aspirations of our founders. Simply put, we are in the business of caring for others and for defining the practice of medicine along the way.

 

At Tulane Medical Center, our mission statement reminds us that above all else we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. When we speak of our mission, we usually think about our dedication to patients and their families and our commitment to them. But we are also equally committed to our employees. You are part of an organization with a long history of compassion and service to patients. The degree to which we as an organization can provide quality healthcare service is highly dependent on how well you are able to perform your job.

 

We are committed to providing you a Healthy Work Environment and rewarding career. These principles reflect our commitment to you in five areas: Culture, Leadership, Voice, Compensation and Rewards, and Staffing.


 


Qualifications

Position Requirements:
  • Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current Louisiana RN license and CPR certification.
  • Education:  Bachelor of Nursing (BSN) degree preferred. Certifications in Wound Care and Ostomy required within one year in the position.
  • Experience: Previous experience in clinical area of assignment preferred.
  • Special qualifications: Must be able to successfully complete established competencies for the position within designated probationary period.  Demonstrated patient teaching skills and compliance with protocol management of patients.

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Tulane Medical Center
Facility: Tulane Medical Center
Job ID: 02560-15536
Category: Nursing - Professional
Contract: Full-time
Shift: No Weekends
Job Class: Regular

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