Providence Health & Services Wound Care Specialist - RN - Home Health in Everett, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Wound Care Specialist (RN) ( Home Health , Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Hospice & Home Care of Snohomish County in Everett, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

$5K sign on bonus is available for external applicants

In this position you will:

  • Be responsible for providing evaluation, nursing services, consultation and education for staff regarding wound care.

  • Perform comprehensive nursing assessments, develop plans of care, coordinate with other disciplines and provide direct patient care.

  • Function independently and/or in conjunction with an interdisciplinary team based on the patient's identified needs.

  • Utilize software programs for the maintenance of patient records and communication with team members.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN)

  • Current Washington State Registered Nursing License

  • Certified as a Wound Care Specialist or Enterostomal Therapist through the Wound/Ostomy Continence Nurse Society (WOCNS)

  • Current Healthcare Provider Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification

  • Current Washington State driver’s license and access to daily use of an insured, reliable vehicle

  • Proof of current auto insurance

  • 2 or more years of full time experience practicing as a Registered Nurse with 1 year of recent clinical experience (within the last 3 years) in a Medicare certified home care or hospice agency/facility doing intermittent visits and case management

A bout the ministry you will serve.

Providence Hospice and Home Care provides quality, timely, comprehensive medical care in the homes of patients in Snohomish County in Washington State, including Camano Island. Our Mission is to improve the quality of life of our community by providing professional, compassionate, quality care, in appropriate settings, enabling individuals and families to manage health care problems and life-threatening illnesses. The wide-ranging care we provide includes the service of physicians, registered nurses, CWCN registered nurse wound care specialists, medical social workers, rehabilitation therapists, home health aides, chaplains and volunteers.

Our Inpatient Hospice Care Center provides a unique alternative to traditional home-based care for hospice patients who need symptom management which cannot be provided in the home. Located at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett, the center serves patients in the hospital and offers the community a complete continuum of hospice care.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Home Health Nursing

Location: Washington-Everett

Req ID: 183057