Job Description

10 hour shifts Monday - Friday (No weekends or On Call shifts) possible additional shifts and hours available depending on clinic need.

 

The RN in the Outpatient Wound Care Clinic evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care while working alongside a Clinical Nurse Leader, Physicians and Technicians to achieve the best outcome for patients who have a variety of wound care needs.

 

Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions,  and self-care skills within the scope of practice of the registered nurse. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.

 

Provides care, evaluates outcomes, consults with interdisciplinary team members as required and adjusts patient care as indicated to ensure optimal care.  Effectively identifies predictable problems and plans and provides patient care, based on the age of the patient served. Accurately and legibly documents all assessments, interventions and plan of care according to policies and procedures. Transcribes and reviews all orders and monitors clinical condition of patients and reports changes to appropriate personnel. Performs a variety of tasks.

                                

Education:

ADN or Diploma in Nursing Program,  BSN preferred.                        

 

Experience:

Clinical experience in area of expertise preferred.                        

                                

Licenses/Certifications:        

Required: Current Arizona RN license or compact state license

American Heart Association (AHA) BLS.

 

Northwest Healthcare is a multi-faceted network dedicated to providing safe, quality care at each of our locations.  With two (soon to be three) hospitals, two freestanding emergency centers, five urgent care locations and a large physician practice including primary care and a variety of specialists, Northwest Healthcare offers you a wide range of settings in which to work.  Common among them all is not only the commitment to providing safe patient care, but to employee satisfaction and growth.  It is a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all employees—whether caring for patients directly or working in a support role.  NWHC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer:  race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.                                        

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