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Wound Care Consultant, RN

Examples of Duties Performed:

  • Plan, organize and direct wound, ostomy and continence services that meet the patient and center’s needs while coordinating with the Director of Nursing.
  • Develop and direct the implementation of wound, ostomy and continence program procedural guidelines.
  • Monitor the center wound care program via the electronic health record.
  • Attend and participate in patient assessment and care planning meetings as necessary including Tele-medical consultations.
  • Provide center on-site visits as appropriate.
  • Instruct other health team professionals and families in the methods of assisting the patient to improve or correct compromised skin integrity.
  • Conduct QAPI reviews and other activities as needed.
  • Orient new treatment nurses in the centers to their role.
  • Travel as required to perform duties as assigned.
Position: Wound Care Consultant, RN
Organization: Ethica
Location: Macon,  GA 
United States
Salary:
Posting Start Date: 8/17/2020
Date Posted: 8/17/2020
Requirements

Requirements:

  • A Registered Nurse license in good standing in the state of Georgia and at least two years of experience in wound care in a hospital, skilled nursing care center or other related medical setting.
  • Bachelor of Science degree from accredited college or university and current national certification in wound, ostomy and continence preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of principles and practices of long-term and post-acute management and administration.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Must be able to establish and maintain effective inter-departmental communication to provide positive working relationships.
  • Must be able to travel throughout Central/Southwest GA region and state as required.
EOE/M/F/D/V Drug-Free Workplace
Status: This listing expires on: 11/15/2020
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Organization Information
Name:
Ethica
Address:


Macon,  GA 31206
United States
Email:
SMJohnson@chs-ga.org
Phone:
(706) 817-1697
Fax:
Contact:
Stephanie Johnson