Dignity Health Wound Care Specialist in PHOENIX, Arizona

Overview

Located in the heart of Phoenix, Ariz., St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is a 586-bed, not-for-profit hospital that provides a wide range of health, social and support services with special advocacy for the poor and underserved. St. Joseph's is a nationally recognized center for quality tertiary care, medical education and research. It includes the internationally renowned Barrow Neurological Institute, the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center, the Norton Thoracic Institute, a campus of Creighton University's Medical School and the first Level I Trauma Center in Arizona verified by the American College of Surgeons. U.S. News & World Report routinely ranks St. Joseph's among the best hospitals in the United States for neurology and neurosurgery. For more information please visit our website at .

Responsibilities

Provides comprehensive assessments of acute care patients, develops and/or recommends a plan of care, renders treatment when needed and offers educational support to patients with all types of wounds, skin issues, fistulas and ostomies. Works as part of a multidisciplinary team. Assists in the development and implementation of policies and procedures, patient protocols and quality improvement activities. Provides staff support and education in current evidence-based practice and in formulary selection and utilization.

registered nurse, hospital, certification, CWOCN, CWCN, CCWS

Qualifications

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

AZ RN license or license from compact state with multi-state privileges.

BCLS certification for healthcare providers.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum of two (2) years acute care background

Undergraduate (BA/BS)

Wound Certification from nationally recognized organization (CWOCN, CWCN, CCWS)

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Job ID 2018-54219

Employment Type Full Time

Department Wound Care

Hours / Pay Period 80

Facility St Josephs Hospital and Medical Center

Shift Day

Location PHOENIX

State/Province AZ

Standard Hours Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm