LOCATION: New York City (NY)
Join a team of health care professionals and build a rewarding career with the brightest minds working together in an environment where the exceptional is no exception. The hospital remains the go-to for highest acuity trauma, oncology surgery, and neurosurgery cases, with the newest state-of-the-art ambulatory care center. The hospital is one of the nation’s most comprehensive academic health care delivery systems, dedicated to providing the highest quality, most compassionate care to patients in the New York metropolitan area and throughout the globe.
From pioneering “scarless” surgery techniques to multi-organ autoplantation, the hospital’s 5,300 patient-focused RNs experience and achieve more than most can imagine. Known for their dedication to providing the highest quality, most compassionate care to patients, this 500+ bed hospital facility is seeking an experienced Pediatric RN/Wound/Ostomy/Continence (WOCN) to join their team of engaged individuals all focused on improving patient care. In this impactful role, the WOCN RN will be responsible for proper management of wound care by treating and monitoring wounds that are the result of disease, injury, or medical treatments. The WOCN will provide care that will quickly and safely heal various types of wounds, including surgical openings, ulcers, bed sores, feeding tube sites, and abscesses. The work requires assessment of wounds, to create and implement treatment plans, monitor infections and signs of various infections, and clean wounds. WOCNs will collaborate with unit leadership and staff RNs to implement treatment and coach and mentor staff in wound care. Regularly evaluate patient outcomes, and participate in initiatives focused on improving quality and performance, such as minimizing readmission of our patients.
- Experience in an academic medical center, includes experience partnering with multidisciplinary teams
- Masters in Nursing or related field
- Minimum of three (3) years of related clinical experience
- Bachelor’s degree in Nursing
- Current New York State RN license
- WOCN certification
- BCLS certification
The above statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position.
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