Registered Nurse Wound Care Clinic FT Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/9/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Date Posted:
    9/9/2020
  • Job ID:
    20018486
  • Job Family
    Nursing
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

Registered Nurse Wound Care AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address: 9100 W. 74th Street, Shawnee Mission, KS 66204

 

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses
Work Hours/Shift:
Four 9 Hour Days
No Weekends, No Holidays
 
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Understands and provides appropriate care for adolescent, adult and geriatric patients with difficult or chronic wounds including timely completion and accurate documentation of detailed wound assessments, consistent wound photography and total patient care to determine and care for the causes of non-healing.

  • Demonstrates proper technique for specialty dressings and procedures.

  • Maintains strict infection control standards within own practice and guidance for the practices of non-RN associates.

  • Plan, implement and document education for patients with difficult or chronic wounds utilizing team members, departmental tools and other resources efficiently.  Education and instructions should be clear enough to minimize follow-up calls and inquiries.

  • Utilize efficient and effective communication with partners outside the departments who assist with care of the wound patients e.g. home health nurses, insurance case managers, referring and consulting physicians

  • Be proactive in management of assigned clinics to give efficient care while minimizing wait times and providing maximum physician and patient satisfaction.

  • Actively participate in departmental quality improvement activities including patient centered quality management measures in care and documentation as well as departmental initiatives.

  • For RN case manager- Demonstrate ability to lead a care team as clinic case manager with clear instructions to team members to enable well organized quality care, directions for delegation of tasks to efficient level of provider with attention to productivity guidelines for FTE per encounter.  S/he accepts accountability for the hours of staff time in the assigned clinic allowing staff to leave clinic at his/her direction.


Qualifications

What You Will Need:
  • Associate’s Degree in Nursing

    Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing or obtained within 4 years of employment

  • Kansas Registered Nurse License

  • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association

 
Job Summary:

The Registered Nurse – Wound Care is accountable for providing direct patient care and is accountable for coordinating the efforts of the multidisciplinary treatment team for the patients under his/her care.    S/he is accountable for administering, supervising and coordinating the nursing process in the provision of care; and will strive to maintain and improve patient outcomes.  He/she is responsible for actions reflecting the vision and values of Shawnee Mission Health.  He/she is accountable for working within the parameters of the Kansas Nurse Practice Act, regulatory standards, established policies, protocols and procedures; and utilizes other pertinent references as guidelines for clinical practice. 



This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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