Wound Care Coordinator / RN

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United States
Job Summary
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License: RN - Registered Nurse
Specialty: Case Management
Location: Chicago, IL
Job Reference #: 312104_2
Job Description
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Kindred Healthcare is seeking a dedicated registered nurse / RN who will supervise and educate hospital personnel regarding the management of wounds and the prevention of Nosocomial pressure ulcers. Coordinate the investigation on improvement of nursing care and personnel performance and prepare reports.

Responsibilities for Woudn Care Coordinator / Registered Nurse / RN:
  • Develop treatment plan according to current wound care protocols; explain dressing rationale, institute preventive measures and monitor results of care delivered; communicate information to Supervisors and Director of Quality Management
  • Advise physicians on status of wound patients
  • Provide demonstrations on dressing techniques to educate and orient in-services nurses; give hands-on instruction regarding the principles of asceptic technique
  • Provide a list of patients with Nosocomial pressure ulcers which includes patient's name, site, state, support surface and dates of evaluation to the Director of Quality Management
  • Identify patients requiring debridement procedures and alert attending physician
  • Identify nutritional deficiencies, coordinate with Health Care personnel to solve nutrition problems and report results to respective supervisors
  • While performing daily rounds, assist in delivery of patient care to accomplish wound care tasks
  • Ensure adequate materials are on hand for every patient
  • attend wound care education programs designed to enhance the benefits patients can derive from the most recent techniques/procedures available

Wound Care Coordinator
Coord of Wound Care
Coordinator Wound Care
Coordinator of Wound Care
Wound Care

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Qualifications:
  • Previous experience in wound care highly preferred.
  • Requirements include a current RN License.

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Wound Care Coordinator / RN

Job Summary
col-narrow
License: RN - Registered Nurse
Specialty: Case Management
Location: Chicago, IL
Job Reference #: 312104_2
Job Description
col-wide
Kindred Healthcare is seeking a dedicated registered nurse / RN who will supervise and educate hospital personnel regarding the management of wounds and the prevention of Nosocomial pressure ulcers. Coordinate the investigation on improvement of nursing care and personnel performance and prepare reports.

Responsibilities for Woudn Care Coordinator / Registered Nurse / RN:
  • Develop treatment plan according to current wound care protocols; explain dressing rationale, institute preventive measures and monitor results of care delivered; communicate information to Supervisors and Director of Quality Management
  • Advise physicians on status of wound patients
  • Provide demonstrations on dressing techniques to educate and orient in-services nurses; give hands-on instruction regarding the principles of asceptic technique
  • Provide a list of patients with Nosocomial pressure ulcers which includes patient's name, site, state, support surface and dates of evaluation to the Director of Quality Management
  • Identify patients requiring debridement procedures and alert attending physician
  • Identify nutritional deficiencies, coordinate with Health Care personnel to solve nutrition problems and report results to respective supervisors
  • While performing daily rounds, assist in delivery of patient care to accomplish wound care tasks
  • Ensure adequate materials are on hand for every patient
  • attend wound care education programs designed to enhance the benefits patients can derive from the most recent techniques/procedures available

Wound Care Coordinator
Coord of Wound Care
Coordinator Wound Care
Coordinator of Wound Care
Wound Care

Registered Nurse / RN CareerBuilder Key Words: RN, R.N., Registered Nurse, Med Surg, Med Surge, Medical Surgical, ICU, CC, Critical Care, telemetry, acute care, intensive care unit, post-acute, emergency room, E.R., ER, step down, transitional care, nurse, nursing



Qualifications:
  • Previous experience in wound care highly preferred.
  • Requirements include a current RN License.

If you are a current Kindred/PeopleFirst employee
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