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Title: Staff Nurse - Wound Ostomy
Location: Newark, OH
Employment: Permanent / Full Time
Status: Open
Date Posted: 9 years ago9 years ago
Confirmed Open: 12 hours ago
Employer Name: Licking Memorial Hospital
Facility Type: Hospital / Acute Care Facility
Start Date: Thu, Apr 27, 2017
Shift: Open
Hours: Open
Contact: Contact employer directly

Staff Nurse - Wound Ostomy

Staff Nurse

Wound/Ostomy Nurse

Position Summary

Coordinates care of patients with other health care providers, i.e. local and regional physician offices, pharmacists, extended care facilities and other entities. Performs duties as a clinical nurse specializing in wound care. Demonstrates good interpersonal skills to interact effectively with patients and families, physicians, visitors and other health system personnel. Accountable to patient and family for care provided, and to the manager/director for the totality of performance. Attend internal and external meetings to keep current with literature. Meets all

criteria/factors of the core values or competencies required by LMH


Formulate nursing plan of care for patients

Evaluate patient care outcomes utilizing Process Improvement

Utilizes Meditech and Logician menus for patient information

Accurately document on specialized forms and ensure departmental documents are in control

Demonstrate understanding of various wound therapies and other treatments

Concurrent chart review, chart disposition and reconciliation of orders and patient charges

Provide accurate clinical information to ancillary support services, such as hospital and physician coders for billing purposes

Enter charges correctly

Assist with data collection and entry for Process Improvement and other quality activities

Serve on Wound/Ostomy Team

Complete referrals, skin alerts, ostomies, dressings, wound vacs and documentation


Current licensure State of Ohio

Wound Certification

Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse Certification (WCON) preferred

Keep current with technology

Maintain customer service by supporting and demonstrating "Service Excellence" within the department and throughout the organization

Licking Memorial Health Systems is an equal opportunity employer and maintains compliance with all state, federal, and local regulations. Licking Memorial Health Systems does not discriminate against applicants because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, ancestry, national origin, veteran status, pregnancy, disability, marital status, or other characteristics protected by law.

Industry: Healthcare


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