Ascension Health Registered-RN- Wound Care in Baltimore, Maryland

Job ID: 253803

Registered-RN- Wound Care

Baltimore, Maryland

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Registered-RN- Wound Care

City, State: Baltimore,MD

Location: Pine Heights Ave-Baltimore MD

Department: Wound Care 001

Additional Job Details: FT,Day, 80 hours, Bi-Weekly

Work Schedule: Monday - Friday - 8 hour shifts

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-RN- Wound Care, develops and coordinates wound/ostomy/continence program operations, inpatient care and patient discharge needs.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides wound assessments and continuity of care for wound patients in collaboration with referring and/or attending physicians and hospital staff.

  • Works with the primary care physician to plan, implement, and coordinate the patient's discharge needs for comprehensive skin and wound care.

  • Coordinates resources with primary care physician and other healthcare team members to ensure quality services and outcomes.

  • Reviews cases for quality improvement; formulates, implements, and evaluates plans for improvement in coordination with primary care physician and other nursing personnel.

  • Maintains professional development.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • 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.

  • 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.

Education and Work Experience:

  • Associate Degree

  • Required: Associate‚Äôs degree required or equivalent experience

  • Bachelor of Science

  • Preferred: Bachelor of Science: Nursing

  • Required: One year of RN experience.

  • Required at date of hire: Minimum of 1 year of RN experience

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Equal Employment Opportunity

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