Providence RN Wound Ostomy Coordinator in Missoula, Montana
Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) Wound Ostomy Coordinator (Wound Care, Days, 1.0 FTE) to Providence St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Collaborate closely with physicians, outpatient and inpatient health care professionals and nursing staff.
Utilize skills in organization, leadership, planning, implementing, evaluating and providing care of adult and geriatric patients.
Work within the framework of the State Nurse Practice Act and follow all WCC and affiliate hospital policies and procedures.
Comply with hospital, WCC and nursing philosophies/standards in the performance of job duties and responsibilities.
Support the goals and objectives of Wound Care Center and SPHHSC.
Plan for program operations and inpatient care, as well as patient discharge needs to proceed smoothly at the highest quality.
Work closely with the primary care physician to plan, implement and coordinate the patient’s discharge needs for comprehensive skin and wound care.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Current licensure in the State of Montana as a Registered Nurse
Current Basic Life Saving (BLS) certification
Two (2) or more years of clinical experience
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
Advanced degree and/or formal management education
Certified Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse (CWOCN) Certification
Wound Care experience
Background with in-service and community presentations
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana has more than 250 licensed beds and serves patients from 17 counties. We have been recognized as a Thomson Reuters Top 100 Hospital and among many other awards, have earned the Premier Award for Quality award repeatedly. Missoula is halfway between Yellowstone and Glacier National Park. It is a university city of 65,000, surrounded by big sky, scenic mountains, forests and renowned rivers.
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As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Nursing - Other
Req ID: 275972