Wound Care Nurse RN
at Fundamental

Date Posted: 7/29/2020

Job Description

Jolley Acres Healthcare Center

1180 Wolfe Trail, S.W. Orangeburg, SC 29115

P: 803-534-1001 | F: 803-533-1885

 

Part-Time: 8:30am-5pm

 

About the Position:

Working in long-term care provides an opportunity unique from all other types of health care facilities. Unlike nursing in other settings, long term care provides the opportunity to practice truly holistic nursing care while fostering a lasting connection between caregivers, patients, and their families. It requires a special kind of nursing professional; one with compassion, patience, dedication, and true commitment to improving the health and lives of patients at a delicate time in their lives. 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 facility, 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 RN license valid in South Carolina
  • 1-2 years wound care experience required
  • Wound Care Certification (WOCN) preferred
  • 1+ years of long term care experience preferred
  • 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 team members are valued and receive competitive wages; our full time employees are also offered a comprehensive benefits package.

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

Req. ID:013474 | 32574 - Jolley Acres Healthcare Center

Job Snapshot

About Us

Jolley Acres Healthcare Center is a 60-bed skilled nursing facility located in Orangeburg, South Carolina. Our team provides skilled nursing, short-term and long-term care, and rehabilitation services.