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Wound Care Nurse

Company: Encompass Health
Location: Lubbock
Posted on: February 13, 2019

Job Description:

The Wound Care Nurse provides wound care services in accordance with applicable federal, state, regulatory, and company standards to ensure the delivery of quality patient care is rendered at all times. The Plan of Care and physician orders are followed with regard to wound care treatments. This position functions under the direction of an RN or physician, demonstrating above average communication skills, personal integrity, and works effectively with patients, family members, physicians, staff, and outside agencies as required. The position leads hospital wound education efforts, as well as educates patients and family members on wounds and wound care topics. While this position does not specifically supervise clinical staff, as the leader of the wound care program in the hospital this person does guide clinical team on wound care treatment. This position requires continuous updating of education and treatment techniques in the delivery of wound care. Job Code: 100813 License or Certification:* LPN license active in the state* Certification in Wound Care and Management* CPR certification required Education, Training and Years of Experience:* Continuous updating of wound care knowledge through seminars and professional organizations is required.* Minimum two years experience in wound care. Machines, Equipment Used:* General office equipment such as telephone, copy machine, fax machine, calculator, computer. Physical Requirements:* Good visual acuity and ability to communicate.* Ability to lift, lower, push, pull, and retrieve objects weighing a minimum of 30 pounds, which includes participating in patient mobility activities. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements. Compliance:* Adheres to the company?s Standards of Business Conduct.* Maintains current licensure and/or certifications, if applicable. Skills and Abilities:* Ability to speak, read, write, and communicate effectively.* Ability to coordinate, analyze, observe, make decisions, and meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner.* Ability to work independently without constant supervision. Environmental Conditions:* Indoor, temperature controlled, smoke-free environment. Occasional outdoor exposure.* Exposure or potential exposure to blood and body fluids may be required.* Handicapped accessible.* May work under stressful circumstances at times. Proficiency or Productivity Standards:* Has regular, reliable, and predictable attendance and punctuality.* Ability to work shift(s) as assigned by management which may include weekdays, weekends, evenings, night shifts, religious and/or legal holidays.* Adheres to hospital/department dress code including wearing ID badge.* Will be required to work as necessary during disaster situations, i.e., before, during or after a disaster.* May be required to stay after workday to assist after a disaster situation until relief arrives.* May be required to perform other duties as assigned by supervisor. Address: 5406 Colgate Street, Lubbock 79416 Job ID: 1910559

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