Under the supervision of the Wound Care Manager, assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates care of patients with wounds, ostomies and continence disorders. This includes complex draining wounds, fistula, pressure ulcers, incontinence, and ostomies. The Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse ensures prompt, efficient, and effective patient care and appropriate delegation of related clerical and program support activities.
Graduate of an accredited RN Program
BSN and Wound, Ostomy and Continence Certification, and experience preferred
Minimum of one (1) years experience in an acute clinical nursing department, ideally a medical surgical or specialty area
Minimum of one (1) year experience as Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurse preferred
Experience where leadership, integrity, initiative and effective communication skills have been demonstrated
Must have knowledge of adult education theory
Current California RN license
Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers (AHA certified)
Completion of an accredited Wound, Ostomy, Continence Training Program preferred Current Certification in Wound, Ostomy, and Continence preferred
Primary Location: San Ramon, California
Facility: San Ramon Regional Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1805045701
About San Ramon Regional Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.