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REGISTERED NURSE - WOCN

REGISTERED NURSE - WOCN

ID 
2017-22663
Site 
MERIDIAN HOME CARE
Job Locations 
US-NJ-Brick
Status 
Full Time
Shift 
Day
Shift Hours 
8:30AM-5:00PM

More information about this job

Overview

How have you impacted someone’s life today? 

 

At Hackensack Meridian Health At Home our nursing teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day.  From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of nursing services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey’s premier healthcare system.

 

Sign On Bonus Available!

Responsibilities

A day in the life of a Wound Care Registered Nurse at Hackensack Meridian Health At Home includes:

 

  • Delivery of nursing practices according to the most up-to-date evidence-based research, nursing policies, and standards of care, to provide and ensure safe and excellent delivery of individualized patient care.  
  • Ongoing communication with patients, nursing colleagues and other members of the health care team regarding patient’s status, rendered care and treatment plans. 
  • Medication administration utilizing the newest advancements in bar-scanning and documentation technologies designed to ensure the safest delivery of medications to our patients.
  • Ongoing Point-of-Care electronic documentation of each individual patient’s assessments, plan-of-care, interventions and evaluation of rendered care.
  • Patient and family centered education aimed at optimizing health, wellness and disease management.
  • Multi-disciplinary discharging of patients to ensure safe transitioning and continuum of care.
  • Provides in services to team members when necessary.

 

Qualifications

  • Current and valid New Jersey Nursing license is required
  • BLS/CPR certification is required
  • 1 Year of med surg experience preferred
  • Prior home care experience a plus
  • WOCN Certification required
  • Well versed in chronic and ongoing wounds,  new ostomies up to date on the latest evidence practice treatment modalities
  • The ability to learn quickly and adapt to changing patient needs, a strong sense of accountability for improving the lives of our patients and their caregivers, an exceptional focus on teamwork, dedication to ongoing education and the ability and passion to deliver the highest quality of care based on a strong sense of patient focus are all required.

If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!

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