Wound Care Registered Nurse Part Time Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 12/13/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Tavares, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
    Wound Care
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Waterman

Job Description


 Wound Care Registered Nurse Part Time Days

AdventHealth Waterman

Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, Florida 32778

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Waterman

Great benefits such as: Onsite daycare, educational reimbursement

Career growth and advancement potential

High quality of life with low cost of living just outside of Orlando, Florida

Work Hours/Shift:

Part Time

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Escorts patient to examination room, takes vital signs, removes dressings, assesses wound, takes measurements and photos, performs debridement, assists the provider, dresses wound after assessment/treatment.

  • Accurately collects patient medical history, current complaints, adds vitals as required for patient assessment

  • Provides patient/family education regarding wound and ostomy care

  • Documents assessment and care provided thoroughly and timely

  • Maintains clinical competence in procedural skills, treatments and patient/caregiver education related to wound care and ostomy management.

  • Maintains/assists in management and control of supply inventory.

  • Maintain a clean, fully stocked exam and procedure room with 100% compliance regarding cleaning and sterilization.

  • Coordinates referrals to other specialists for patients to meet wound/ostomy needs

  • Develops/maintains directory of community resources

  • Reviews diagnostic test results and collaborates with providers with follow-up.

  • Assists in data collection for quality metrics.

  • Contributes to the growth of the center by managing patient flow and adherence to algorithms

  • Demonstrates critical thinking to facilitate patient care needs.

  • Maintains expertise by completing 8 hours/year in wound/ostomy management.


What You Will Need:

  • Associate degree in nursing with current Florida RN License
  • Basic Life Support from the American Heart Association
  • Current CWOCN, CWCN or CWON or CWS certification or equivalent within 1 year of hire  OR Wound Care Certified® (WCC®) AND Ostomy Management Specialist® (OMS) within 1 year of hire (with registration within 90 days)
  • Previous experience in a wound care center or in a wound management role Preferred

Job Summary:

 Under the supervision of the center Manager, the RN performs the primary function of an RN assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the care of patients in the wound center and in the hospital.  Is responsible for meeting established standards of nursing practice in the management of all assigned patients.  Assists providers with the development and implementation of wound treatment plans and participates in performance improvement review activities. Acts within the guidelines of federal and state laws and professional and ethical 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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