RN Clinic Nurse Wound Care Center

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POST DATE 9/16/2017
END DATE 3/28/2018

Samaritan Medical Center Watertown, NY

Location
Watertown, NY
AJE Ref #
579538899
Job Classification
Part Time
Job Type
Temporary
Company Ref #
11144
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

DESCRIPTION

The RN is a professional caregiver who assumes responsibility and accountability for patients in the Wound Care Center. Wound Care Certification preferred. Medical Surgical, home health, or wound care, also preferred. Provides case management to a group of patients providing specific assessments according to protocols and procedures, clinical competence in procedural skills, treatments, and patient/caregiver education related to wound care management, and acts as patient advocate in delivery and coordination of patient care. Effective interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, and management/leadership skills. Must possess and demonstrate knowledge of the growth and development and means to provide appropriate care to the varied age groups, pediatric to geriatric, to whom health care is provided.Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing. ACLS and PALS required. within 3 months of hire. Current NY RN license. Certified CPR. IV or phlebotomy certified. Samaritan is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, Minorities, Disabled, and Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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Overview

Samaritan Medical Center is a 287-bed acute care facility and serves as a regional referral center for Northern New York. The hospital provides a full array of medical, surgical and emergency care, including medical/surgical beds, critical care services, pediatrics, maternity, and a state-of-the-art emergency department. The hospital also provides inpatient mental health services.