Registered Nurse - RN - Wound/Ostomy/Continence

Employer
St. Agnes Healthcare, MD
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Nov 09, 2018
Closes
Nov 12, 2018
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job ID: 275766 Registered Nurse - RN - Wound/Ostomy/Continence Baltimore, Maryland Regular / Day Additional Job Information Title: Registered Nurse - RN - Wound/Ostomy/Continence City, State: Baltimore,MD Location: St Agnes Hospital-Baltimore MD Department: Wound Care 006 Additional Job Details: FT,Day, 80 hours, Bi-Weekly About Us For more than 150 years, Saint Agnes Hospital, part of Ascension, has been dedicated to the art of healing by providing exceptional care to the greater Baltimore area. Built on a strong foundation of excellent medical care and compassion, Saint Agnes and the physicians who practice here are committed to providing the best care for our patients for many years to come. Job Description Job Summary: Registered Nurse - RN - Wound/Ostomy/Continence, provides direct nursing care to patients with select disorders of the gastrointestinal, genitourinary and integumentary systems in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. Responsibilities: Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate. Provides patient and family education on common topics including wound care, dressing applications, compression therapy, diabetic foot care, venous disease, wound offloading, stoma care, pouching procedures and underlying disease processes. Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders. Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team. Other duties as assigned. Maintains professional development. Qualifications REQUIRED: Certified BLS Provider specializing in Health Service Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Or military CPR-First Aid training. REQUIRED: Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Maryland Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. REQUIRED: Bachelor's degree in nursing (BSN) at date of hire REQUIRED: Two years clinical experience in medical/surgical nursing with an interest in the care of wound ostomy continence patients at date of hire. Equal Employment Opportunity We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. As an equal opportunity employer, Saint Agnes Hospital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, mental or physical disability, marital status, veterans status, military service, or any other legally protected status. Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants. Share:

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