Registered nurse (rn) - wound care

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Description SHIFT: No WeekendsSCHEDULE: Full-timeDo you want to be a part of a family and not just another employee? Are you looking for a work environment where diversity and inclusion thrive? Submit your application today and find out what it truly means to be a part of a team.We value your contributions. Our employee recognition programs encourage our teams to raise the bar. We are currently seeking a Registered Nurse to join our family. Come be a part of the change! We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity. HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake Webster, TX Registered Nurse Outpatient Wound Care HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake is a full-service hospital offering a 531 bed inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and specialty services. The campus includes Level II trauma capabilities, a Neuroscience Institute, The Heart & Vascular Hospital, a bariatrics program, the Breast Diagnostic Center, a wound care center, a level III Neonatal ICU, and the area s only pediatric emergency department and pediatric ICU.HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake is affiliated with HCA Houston Healthcare, part of the HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division. The division is a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient surgery centers, emergency centers and diagnostic imaging facilities in greater Houston, Corpus Christi and South Texas. Facilities include: 17 hospitals, nine ambulatory care centers, 13 off-campus emergency centers, and a regional transfer center. What you will do in this role: Responsible for the patient care within outpatient wound care and hyperbarics, and inpatient wound care. This includes, but is not limited to, utilization of skills in organization, planning, implementing, evaluating, and providing care through the use of hospital and nursing standards. Provides case management to a group of patients providing specific assessments according to protocols and procedures, clinical competence in procedural skills, treatments, and patient/caregiver education related to hyperbaric oxygen therapy and wound care management. Acts as patient advocate in delivery and coordination of patient care, and has great passion for the specialty of wound care and hyperbaric medicine. Provides efficient and effective care with the guidance of the physician during hyperbaric oxygen therapy sessions, outpatient wound care sessions, and inpatient wound care assignment. Attends where scheduled, and is highly dependable. Able to manage a number of patients at the same time with high energy and organization. Collaborates with other health care providers, wound care Physicians, Director, and Medical Director, regarding patient needs. Qualifications Education Bachelor s degree (B.A.) from a four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience in both wound care and hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Attendance of a 40 hour UHMS approved introductory course training in Hyperbaric Medicine. Multiplace experience preferred.What qualifications you will need:Registered Nurse with a current license, and hyperbaric oxygen therapy experience. Wound Care Certification, and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Certification preferred from nationally recognized organization. Multiplace chamber, medical surgical, home health, or wound care, also preferred. Registered nurse must be knowledgeable of the physical laws that influence pressure and its relation to volume, temperature, pressure and the pressure of gases entering the blood stream. Registered nurse must also be aware of the symptoms of various pressure related injuries and illnesses that a person in recompression may suffer. Maintains and demonstrates competency in BLS (Basic Life Support), infection control, safety and all unit required skill review. Operate the Hyperbaric Chamber according to manufacturer guidelines. The incumbent in this position must be able to tolerate pressurization and depressurization within a multiplace hyperbaric chamber, tend to patients inside the chamber during treatments, and alternately operate control panel of the chamber. May be required to work around caustic chemicals approximately 5% of the time, and must be able to work around a moderate noise level.HCA Healthcare ranks on Fortune s list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years and HCA ranks 63rd on the fortune 500 list. In addition Ethisphere named HCA as one of the World s Most Ethical Companies. We want you to join our tradition of excellence. Intrigued? We d love to hear from you.If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our recruiters. We are actively interviewing so apply today! We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.Notice Our Company s recruiters are here to help unlock the next possibility within your career and we take your candidate experience very seriously. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Gmail or Yahoo Mail. If you feel suspicious of a job posting or job-related email, let us know by clicking here .For questions about your job application or this site please contact HCAhrAnswers at 1-844-###-#### option 1. Associated topics: ambulatory, asn, cardiothoracic, care unit, ccu, domiciliary, intensive care, mhb, nurse clinical, recovery

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