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Weekend RN Wound Care Nurse

Company: Coquina Center
Location: Ormond Beach
Posted on: November 18, 2022

Job Description:

Weekend RN Wound Care Nurse - NEW WAGE SCALE!DAILY PAY OPTION AVAILABLE!!!WOUND CARE NURSE -RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintain a Comprehensive care plan for skin impairments- updating as needed to include any change in treatment, improvement and/or decline
  • Weekly wound rounds with wound consultant
  • Weekly wound measurements documented
  • Review investigation for all new skin opening related to pressure
  • Monitoring vascular/arterial/surgical wounds and document appropriately -treatment, comprehensive care plan, coordinating follow-up when indicated & maintain weekly measurements
  • Educate and counsel patients and their families on wound care processes and issues
  • Demonstrate wound care procedures to other care givers
  • Attend morning report, identify any new opening and document accordingly
  • Supervising the Rehab CNA
  • Work with rehab to evaluate residents who present with a decline
  • Attend CMI meeting when appropriate
  • Correspond with rehab to determine residents need for positioning devices
  • Maintain facility wound tracking report
  • Monitor residents with devices to ensure skin maintenance
  • Maintain a list of all residents with devices including but not limited to splints or braces.
  • Ensure devices are identified on plan of care and worn appropriately via audit tool/rounds
  • Attend weight meeting, ensure appropriate interventions to maintain skin integrity
  • Provide in-service to floor nurses to ensure awareness related to skin integrity maintenance, documentation and care
  • Maintain skin care policyQUALIFICATIONS:
    • Current Registered Nurse in Florida
    • Peripheral IV certification
    • 2 years of clinical nursing experience
    • 1 year experience in a management position preferred
    • 1 year experience in geriatrics and subacute population
    • CPR/BLS certified

Keywords: Coquina Center, Palm Coast , Weekend RN Wound Care Nurse, Healthcare , Ormond Beach, Florida

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