Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when using this website.

Back to Jobs

Wound Care - RN, Decatur

Location: Decatur, TX
Date Posted: 07-28-2017
 SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES: 
  • The Wound Care Registered Nurse/LVN  is responsible for providing routine and complex wound care to patients. 
  • Responsibilities also include expert patient care with emphasis on acute and chronic wounds, complex wound dressings, bedside procedures, nursing assessments; venipuncture’s, and managing patients using the nursing care plan model. 
  • The RN/LVN collaborates with colleagues and other medical disciplines to provide safe ongoing care; supervising wound care techs, student’s, and non-licensed personnel assigned to clinic as needed; keeps abreast of current wound care clinical guidelines and best practice strategies through continued educational opportunities.   
  • The RN/LVN  completes a basic online wound care course & specific wound care clinic competency training.
 
REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS: 
  • The Registered Nurse/LVN is under the supervision and direction of the Wound Care Clinic Director. 
 
REQUIREMENTS: 
  • 1) Current Texas License to work as a Registered Nurse or LVN
  • 2) BLS/CPR certification
  • 3) ACLS certification  
  • 4) Wound Care Certification or Wound Care Specialist preferred 
  • 5) High School diploma, or equivalence preferred 
  • 6) One year of previous wound care clinical experience preferred

Must have current licensure/certifications upon hire.

New Hires will have 60 days to acquire the required BLS and ACLS certifications.
 
EMPLOYEE STATUS: 
  • Non-Exempt 
this job portal is powered by CATS