Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 41356
Job Family: Nursing
Status: Part Time
Shift Details: Regular
Department Name: 11071005436501-Wound Ostomy Care Team
Location: AH Pineville Main - 10628 Park Rd
Atrium Health Pineville is a growing tertiary care facility in South Charlotte. We provide care for a variety of patients. A wound ostomy nurse will enjoy working with our team of nurses and doctors who are passionate about quality care. We have a robust GI and oncology surgery service line as well as challenging wounds of all varieties. Atrium Health is the 2nd largest not for profit healthcare system in the nation; therefore, we enjoy a full catalog of wound and Ostomy products for treatment of our patients. Come join our team to grow your practice and share your knowledge with the team!
Job SummaryServes as the clinical resource and consultant for the acute and rehabilitative care of patients with selected disorders of the gastrointestinal, genitourinary, and integumentary systems. Provides specialty care for patients with acute and chronic wounds, standard and continent diversions, and fecal and urinary incontinence.
Work requires walking, standing, sitting, lifting, reaching, stooping, bending, pushing, and pulling. Must be able to lift and support the weight of 35 pounds in handling patients, medical equipment, and supplies. Must speak English in good understandable terms. Intact sense of sight, hearing, smell, and touch. Finger dexterity. Critical thinking and ability to concentrate. Must be able to respond quickly to changes in patient and/or unit conditions. Physical Abilities Testing required. Additional department specific physical requirements may be identified for unique responsibilities within the department by the nurse leader.
Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing. Current RN license or temporary license as a Registered Nurse Petitioner in the state in which you work and reside or; if declaring a National License Compact (NLC) state as your primary state of residency, meet the licensure requirements in your home state; or for Non-National License Compact states, current RN license or temporary license as a Registered Nurse Petitioner required in the state where the RN works. Baccalaureate degree required, MSN preferred. Graduate of a WOCN-accredited education program preferred. Wound and Ostomy certification required within 2 years of hire. Continence certification optional. Three to five years recent, relevant direct care nursing experience required. Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider status according to American Heart Association. Additional education, training, certifications, or experience may be required within the department by the nurse leader.
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