Staff RN - Wound Care - F/T Days - Bonus in Kansas City, MO at St. Joseph Medical Center

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

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Job Description

Overview St. Joseph Medical Center is a faith-based, 310-bed hospital providing a wide range of acute care and outpatient services. Key services include the St. Joseph Heart Institute, Senior Care Services, Senior Behavioral Health, Surgical Services and the Joint and Spine Institute. St. Joseph is a member of Prime Healthcare Services, one the nation’s leading hospital systems. It is recognized by Truven Health Analytics as one of the “15 Top Health Systems” in the nation. We believe that continuous, quality of care and performance improvements are the foundation for preserving and enhancing healthcare delivery.

Responsibilities •** October Hires Receive a Sign-On Bonus ***

 

The Registered Nurse provides direct care in the outpatient wound care clinic as well as evaluating inpatient wounds. Communicate with physicians / charge nurse / co ? workers, as appropriate regarding changes in the patient's treatment, clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies. Has the ability to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment.

Education and Work Experience

  1. Must have current and valid license as a Registered Nurse issued by the state.
  2. BCLS (AHA) upon hire and maintain current.
  3. Previous Acute Care hospital experience preferred.
  4. Previous Wound care knowledge and or experience preferred (1 Year).
  5. Wound Care Certification within first year of hire.
  6. Wound, Ostomy, Continence (WOC) Certification preferred
We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources. EEO is the Law: https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf

 

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