Registered Nurse Wound Care

U.S. Diabetic Partners

Full Time
Arlington, TX
Posted 1 week ago

U.S. Diabetic Partners is hiring for a Registered Nurse (Full Time) to join
our Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center team in Arlington, TX. This will be a
Monday-Friday position under the direction of the Wound Care Center Medical
Director. All employees should perform their job responsibilities according to
clinical policies, employee policies, as well as to accrediting organizations,
federal and state regulation, and to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid
Services (CMS) guidelines. They will also participate in quality improvement
initiatives, providing education to the patient or caregiver, and serving as a
patient advocate in the delivery and coordination of the patient care

Responsibilities:

* Provides patient care to Wound Care Center patients and handles patient intake and discharge processes as assigned and according to the nursing standards
* Performing the initial nursing assessment
* communicating findings with the assigned physician
* assessing the wound stage and measurements
* documenting care plans
* evaluating the patient status in regards to desired outcomes
* identifying patient care situations that require intervention
* Performs hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBO) related duties as assigned, upon completion of the hyperbaric training.
* Collaborates as needed with other healthcare providers, Wound Care Center Providers, the Program Director and the Medical Director regarding clinic and patient needs.
* Performs Other Duties As Required.

Required Education, Experience and Credentials:
* Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) and two (2) or more years experience as clinical RN, two (2) years of which in acute care setting
* Current RN license in the state of practice to be maintained throughout the duration of employment in the position
* Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred Medical Surgical, Home Health or Wound Care Certification preferred
* BLS

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

* registered nurse: 2 years (Required)
* wound care: 2 years (Required)

License:

* RN (Required)

Work Location:

* One location

Benefits:

* Health insurance
* Dental insurance
* Vision insurance
* Retirement plan
* Paid time off
* Other

Schedule:

* Monday to Friday

Work Remotely:

* No

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