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  • Wound Care Coordinator

    Job ID
    2018-65176
    Employment Type
    Per Diem
    Department
    Wound Care
    Hours / Pay Period
    24
    Facility
    Mercy Hospital Folsom
    Shift
    12 Hour Day
    Location
    FOLSOM
    State/Province
    CA
    Standard Hours
    0700-1730
    Work Schedule
    12 Hour
  • Overview

    Dignity Health Mercy Hospital of Folsom is the community hospital serving the Sierra foothills communities of Folsom, El Dorado Hills, Granite Bay, Cameron Park, Shingle Springs and Rescue. With 106 licensed acute-care beds, and a physician staff of nearly 500, our accredited, non-profit hospital has been providing exceptional care for more than 35 years. Mercy Hospital of Folsom provides surgical services including minimally-invasive general, urological and gynecological surgeries. Additionally, Mercy Hospital of Folsom provides comprehensive and award-winning orthopedic services, which include surgery, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation and specialty orthopedic care. In 2016, Mercy Hospital of Folsom was one of 12 Dignity Health hospitals recognized by the The Joint Commission as a Top Performer for Key Quality Measures.

    Responsibilities

    Position Summary:
     
    The Wound Care Coordinator is responsible for the development, coordination, and monitoring of the hospitals Wound Care Program. The Wound Care Coordinator establishes standards of care and clinical competencies to meet patient needs, and training to ensure clinical expertise. The Wound Care Coordinator works collaboratively with the medical staff and provides education to patients, caregivers, and staff on wound, ostomy, and continence care. This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of Mercy Hospital of Folsom. It is expected that the employee will demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values. The employee shall support Mercy Hospital of Folsom�s strategic plan and the goals and direction the quality improvement / process improvement activities.
     
    Minimum Qualifications:
    • Three (3) years of experience as a Registered Nurse in an acute setting
    • Current CA RN licensure
    • BLS from the American Heart Association
    • Bachelor�s Degree in Nursing
    • Wound Care Certificate (WCC) required
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Master�s Degree in Nursing (MSN)
    • Wound, Ostomy and Continence certificate (WOC)

    Qualifications

    Registered Nurse in an Acute Care setting. 3 years Wound Care Certification (WCC) Wound, Ostomy, and Continence (WOC) WCC WOC Wound, Ostomy and Continence Certifications may be obtained within 24 months of hire.

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