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WellStar Health: Registered Nurse (Rn) – Acute Care – Wound Care

WellStar Health

This is a Full-time position in Jacksonville, FL posted January 5, 2021.

Please note that this role is based in Georgia.Generous relocation packages are available.

Overview At WellStar,we all share common goals.

That’s what makes us so successful andsuch an integral part of our communities.

We want the same things,for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues.

Asthe most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means wepride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve.

Wecontinue to provide innovative care models, focused on improvingquality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities The Wound,Ostomy, and Continence Clinical Nurse (WOCN) functions under thedirection of the Nurse Manager and provides acute andrehabilitative care for people with select disorders of the GI, GUand Integumentary systems.

The WOCN serves as a resource to nursingand medical staff and is responsible for delivering in-depth,comprehensive patient care in complex multiple problem patient caresituations.

The WOCN is able to independently perform jobfunctions.

The WOCN is a licensed caregiver who practices in acompetent manner, upholds the voice of the patient, system policiesand procedures while supporting service excellence goals in theclinical environment that employs a shared governance model.Clinical practice is executed using best evidence throughcontinuous learning from formal education; active reading ofprofessional literature; and reflective practice.

He/She serves asa partner in care anticipating and providing for the patient careneeds of his/her patients, families and significant others.

Rolespecific competencies, responsibilities, and practice are guided bythe WellStar Professional Practice Model, 5-Star Nursing.

It isexpected that the WOCS nurse is certified, licensed, knowledgeable,and upholds the practice of nursing as outlined by the GeorgiaProfessional Nurse Practice Act and implements the Scope ofPractice and Code of Ethics Standards put forth by the AmericanNurses Association.

As a member of the patient services team, it isexpected the individual upholds the voice of the patient, systempolicies and procedures while supporting service excellence goals.Qualifications Required Minimum Education * Graduate of anaccredited/approved school of nursing: Baccalaureate degree innursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing * Nationalcertification in area of specialty preferred Nursing education froman accredited school of wound, ostomy, and continence nursing(WOCN) program and national certification in clinical specialtyarea preferred.

Required Minimum Licensure/Certification *Current/active license as a registered nurse in the State ofGeorgia * Must have a current BLS card from the American HeartAssociation on the first day of employment in position.

RequiredMinimum Experience * Minimum three (3) years as a staff nurse in anacute care setting.

Required Minimum Skills * Ability to read,write and speak English language, optimize the use of technology tosupport clinical care and holds basic computer skills * Stronginterpersonal, collaborative skills along with customer serviceskills required * Ability to function in a fast paced environmentand respond to emergencies using a decisive, composed andrespectful manner * Possesses excellent time management skills; Practices nursing using evidence and analytical skills along withstrong critical thinking skills * Knowledgeably upholds thepractice of nursing as outlined by the Georgia Professional NursePractice Act and implements the Scope of Practice and Code ofEthics Standards put forth by the American Nurses Association.

Joinus for outstanding benefits and development opportunities.

We alsooffer state-of-the-art technology, professional support andadvancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in thecountry.

Step up to your potential.

Find out more and applytoday!