Wound Care Staff RN in Weslaco, TX at Knapp Medical Center

Date Posted: 9/19/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    1401 East 8th Street
    Weslaco, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/19/2019

Job Description



Responsibilities

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 patients treatment, clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies. Has the ability to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment.

Qualifications

Education and Work Experience

  • Must have current and valid license as a Registered Nurse issued by the state.

  • BCLS (AHA) upon hire and maintain current.

  • Previous Acute Care hospital experience preferred.

  • Previous Wound care knowledge and or experience preferred (1 Year).

  • Wound Care Certification within first year of hire

  • Wound, Ostomy, Continence (WOC) Certification preferred

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