Nurse Wound Care Clinician Per Diem
Company: Christus Health
Location: Santa Fe
Posted on: December 3, 2019
Provides compassionate, effective outpatient clinical wound care to
patients, often in fast-paced environment. May case-manage a group
of patients, will work under guidance of clinic physicians and
Clinical Coordinator, provide patient/caregiver wound related
education, communicate with other healthcare providers regarding a
patient's care, enter and evaluate data, maintain patient
EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree. Four years experience and/or training
directly applicable to Position Summary may substitute for
CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical
Nurse with current New Mexico license or compact state license.
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred. BLS issued through the
American Heart Association required, ACLS preferred. Must possess a
certification as a Wound Specialist or as a Certified Wound Care,
Ostomy, and/or Continence Nurse.
SKILLS: Basic/operable computer skills. Must have obvious concern
for patient welfare, sound organizational skills, ability to
analyze data, read, understand and implement professional journals
as well as regulatory documents, ability to learn and use wound
care products, multi-task and possess effective/mature
communications skills. Ability to read and speak Spanish a
EXPERIENCE: Experience in general nursing, wound care, hyperbaric
oxygen and outpatient clinical operations preferred.
NATURE OF SUPERVISION:
Responsible to: Clinical Coordinator
ENVIRONMENT: Bloodborne Pathogens: B
Exposure to infectious disease, bloodborne pathogens and caustic
chemicals; occasional unpredictable physically demanding
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to handle emergency/crisis
situations as well as move or assist in moving, lifting,
positioning, pushing, transferring patients as well as equipment or
supplies. Frequent prolonged standing and walking, some stooping,
kneeling, crouching, reaching, often in fast-paced environment.
Hearing & visual acuity within normal limits.
Keywords: Christus Health, Santa Fe , Nurse Wound Care Clinician Per Diem, Healthcare , Santa Fe, New Mexico
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