Evaluates and manages patients with wounds. Assesses and monitors patientï¿½s progress during healing phase. Provide preventative care to decrease risk of infection. Educates patients on how to care for their wounds during hospitalization and upon discharge. Maintains communication with treating physician as to the progress and needs of the patient. Adheres to the monitoring of and compliance with all licensing and regulatory agency guidelines including but not limited to JC, ACHA, OSHA, CMS, DCF, etc.
Associate or Bachelorï¿½s Degree in Nursing
Current Florida Nursing License
Wound Care Certification preferred
Current BLS Certification
ACLS Certification preferred
Skills and Abilities
Demonstrates knowledge of physiological, psychological and therapeutic component of patients. Able to appropriately assess and treat wounds. Effective interpersonal skills to work with team members. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with critical thinking skills. Excellent customer service skills needed and position required basic computer.
A minimum of 2 years hospital experience or 1 year wound care experience preferred
Primary Location: Coral Gables, Florida
Facility: Coral Gables Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 2005006674
About Coral Gables Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.