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Wound/Ostomy/Continence Nurse

Company: Angel Medical Center
Location: Morganton
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Job Description:

Overview

Angel Medical Center

Wound/Ostomy/Continence Nurse

Do you want to be appreciated daily? Our nurses are celebrated for being on the front line, empathetic for patients. At Angel Medical Center, our nurses set us apart from any other healthcare provider. We are seeking Wound/Ostomy/Continence Nurses to join our healthcare family.

Benefits

We are committed to providing benefits that matter to nurses. At Angel Medical Center, our benefits package offers eligible colleagues an attractive package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some unique benefits including:

* Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible Spending
* Paid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave
* 401k retirement plan
* Identify Theft Protection
* Pet Insurance
* Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
* Short Term & Long Term Disability coverage
* Tuition reimbursement
* Student loan assistance program
* Employee discount program and lots more!

At Angel Medical Center, our nurses play a vital part. We know that every nurse's path and purpose is unique. Do you want to create your own personal career path in nursing? HCA Healthcare is your career destination! Our scale makes it possible for nurses to create the career path that fits their life - for life - and empowers their passion for patient care. Apply today for our Nursing opportunity.

Role Summary: Collaborate, consult and supervise the management of complex wound, ostomy and continence needs of patients across multiple clinical specialties. Demonstrates clinical expertise through the integration of advanced skills, knowledge and competencies in a self governing practice Plans, implements, evaluates, delegates and supervises ongoing professional nursing care for assigned patients. Supports families and caregivers' educational, physical and emotional needs across the continuum of care to reduce unanticipated and unexpected outcomes. Provides for staff development and education to all levels of health care providers including outside nursing education programs. Uses research to transform practice and facilitate change within the organization to enhance quality, cost-effectiveness and efficiency. Conducts surveillance for hospital acquired pressure ulcers and facilitates interventions to reduce nosocomial ulcer development and generate positive patient outcomes. Is responsible for product review in area of expertise and maintains records and statistics reflecting role performance in both agency wide and departmental committees and projects. Upholds professional standards of nursing practice as determined by the NCBON and the WOCN Society. Exemplifies the Mission and Vision for Mission Hospital and the Department of Nursing.

Required Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing.

Preferred Education: Master's Degree in Nursing.

Required License: Must have and maintain current licensure as registered nurse with the North Carolina Board of Nursing. eNLC (Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact) license may apply, licensee should confirm with NCBON.Certificate: BLS Healthcare Provider

Certification: WOCN National Certification within two years of accepting position.

Required Experience: Minimum of 5 years of recent clinical nursing experience with at least 2 years in an acute care setting. Must possess critical thinking skills, the ability to assess patients, proficiency in organizing resources, and establishing priorities. Strong interpersonal and communication skills, the ability to analyze, develop, and maintain efficient office flow, identify and resolve problems, and delegate effectively. Must demonstrate reliability and the ability to maintain confidentiality. Must have a proven record of working autonomously and collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team. Must have the ability to read, analyze, and interpret professional literature, technical proposals and reports and be able to effectively educate others.

Preferred Experience: Board certified WOC nurse with 3 years clinical experience.

Angel Medical Center is a full-service, 80+ bed community hospital serving Macon and the surrounding counties. Located in Franklin, North Carolina, Angel Medical Center is a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital, offering inpatient services that include an intensive care unit and a medical and surgical unit. Angel Medical Center has been named an Acute Stroke Ready hospital by The Joint Commission and American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. Outpatient services include a wound clinic, chemotherapy services, a full laboratory, digital mammography, CT, MRI, nuclear medicine, rehab therapy, as well as surgical and endoscopy services. The hospital also operates Mission My Care Now Franklin and CarePartners Hospice & Home Health, and has a unique technology partnership with GE Healthcare. Angel Medical Center is a member of Mission Health, an operating division of HCA Healthcare.

HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

"The great hospitals will always put the patient and the patient's family first, and the really great institutions

will provide care with warmth, compassion, and dignity for the individual." - Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr. HCA Healthcare Co-Founder

Join a family that cares about every stage in your career! We are interviewing candidates for our

Wound Ostomy Nurse opening. Apply today and a member of our Talent Acquisition team will reach out.

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.

Keywords: Angel Medical Center, Gastonia , Wound/Ostomy/Continence Nurse, Healthcare , Morganton, North Carolina

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