Wound Care Nurse LPN - PRN
at Fundamental

Date Posted: 4/24/2019

Job Description

Horizon Specialty Hospital of Las Vegas

640 Desert Lane. Las Vegas, NV 89106

P: 702-382-3155 | F: 702-384-5659

www.horizonspecialtyhosp.com

 

PRN Position Available

*This position floats between horizon Specialty Hospital of Las Vegas & Henderson locations.

About the Position:

The Wound Care Nurse works in harmony with the nursing staff assessing, treating, and creating care plans for patients with complex wounds, ostomies, and/or continence conditions. If you are a Wound Care Nurse with a true passion for patient care and compassion for others and a commitment to teamwork, apply today!

Position Summary:

The Wound Care Nurse will provide consultation and direct assistance in the management of patients with altered skin integrity (pressure necrosis, wounds, fistulas, etc). They will offer in-service programs as needed to assist nursing, rehabilitation and medical staff to maintain knowledge and competence in wound care. The Wound Care Nurse will also collect, analyze and document information and statistics related to wounds in the hospital, as well as perform clinical evaluations for potential wound admissions. 

Qualifications:

  • Ideal candidate must be a skilled communicator and motivator and have excellent leadership skills.
  • Must have a current, unencumbered LPN  license valid in - NV
  • Wound Care Certification (WOCN) or 1-2 years wound care experience required
  • 1+ years of experience preferred, specifically in a hospital setting
  • Must demonstrate the ability to provide superior customer service
  • Must be able to organize and prioritize many tasks effectively
  • Must be a team player!

 

Benefits:

All of our employees are valued and receive a competitive hourly rate; our full time team members are also offered a robust and comprehensive benefit package which includes: 

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance/ Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance Coverage
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Options
  • Tuition Reimbursement & Nursing Loan Repayment Programs
  • 401 (k) Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • DailyPay option available! – Get your pay, when you need it.
  • MetLife Auto and Home Insurance - employee discount available
  • Helping Friends Foundation
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Tickets at Work - entertainment ticket discounts
  • Purchasing Power - online purchase/payroll deduction
  • In-facility education programs and more!

 

*Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Vets/Disabled. Drug-free/Smoke-free work environment.

Req. ID:008769 | 90743 - Horizon Specialty Hospital of Las Vegas

Job Snapshot

About Us

Horizon Specialty Hospital of Las Vegas is a long term acute care hospital for patients requiring extended hospitalization to meet their medical and rehabilitation needs. Our services include: High observation unit, intense respiratory care including vent management and weaning, telemetry services, rehabilitation, dialysis and wound care.