SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
Are you a Registered Nurse (RN) dedicated to providing excellent nursing care to our patients who have wounds that don't heal with standard care? Are you a strong collaborator and do you thrive in an environment of supportive learning? Apply now to join the Wound Healing Center at Chippenham Hospital.
Chippenham Hospital, a 466-bed acute care facility, and a Provisional Level I Trauma Center, is located on the Southside of Richmond, a short drive from the beautiful, outdoor Stony Point Fashion Park, offering an abundance of shops, restaurants, and even a dine-in movie theater. Chippenham Hospital is a HCA facility, which ranks 63rd on Fortune’s 100, and is one of the largest healthcare systems in the U.S, where healthcare employment opportunities are almost endless!
The Wound Healing Center at Chippenham Hospital has under its umbrella two departments, Outpatient and Inpatient. Outpatient is comprised of outpatient visits with oversight from physicians. We have two hyperbaric chambers. Within Inpatient we do consults generated by physicians and/or nurses, and we see patients with wounds, ostomy and incontinence. The Wound Healing Center team is made up of highly tenured clinical professionals, with more relevant experience (if totaled) than any other Wound Healing Center in the region.
As a Registered Nurse in the Wound Healing Center you will be responsible for the essential functions listed below:
Creates climate for patient/family/significant other teaching to enhance continuum of care.
Provides on-going education to staff. Identifies strengths and areas for growth.
Functions as resource in the multi-disciplinary team approach to providing acute and rehabilitative care for persons with select disorders of the gastrointestinal, genitourinary and integumentary systems.
Functions as liaison between patient and physician by reinforcing and interpreting principles of ostomy and wound care.
Monitors and promotes quality of health practices and complies with professional, regulatory and department standards.
Facilitates outpatient and inpatient care in relationship to wound healing by communicating with physicians, staff nurses, physical therapy, diabetes care, nutritional support and other ancillary departments as needed.
Documents care, education, physician orders and communications per hospital and Wound Healing Center policies and procedures.
Conducts a thorough patient history and medication review.
Demonstrates understanding of hospital and departmental policies and procedures.
We invite you to learn more about this fantastic opportunity, who we are, and how you can join our dynamic team.
Required: Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing (Technical Diploma or Associates Degree).
Preferred: Bachelor Degree in Nursing (BSN).
Required: Licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Virginia as a Registered Nurse.
Required: BLS for Healthcare Providers from American Heart Association.
Required: Minimum of two (2) years of acute care nursing experience.
We offer a generous compensation package and a wide range of benefits including:
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurance
401k, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (*PRNs eligible for these)
Paid Time Off, Wellness Resources
Flexible Spending Accounts
Education Assistance (up to $5,200 per year in Tuition Reimbursement)
Student Loan Assistance Program (up to $150 per month)
Exciting Voluntary Benefit Options.
At HCA we are committed to delivering healthcare as it should be: Patient-centered and for the good of all people, no matter their circumstance. To achieve this, we are active, we are kind, we are fully engaged and we are compassionate. We work with integrity, share our skills and never stop learning.
Intrigued? We’d love to hear from you!
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