A health care professional who serves as a clinical resource for patient care in the area of expertise of a Wound, Ostomy, Continence nurse. Provides direct patient care, consultation, and education in the area of select disorders and surgical procedures of the integumentary, gastrointestinal, and urinary systems.
Current Louisiana RN license required
Strong leadership, organization management, communication, negotiation and analytic skills are necessary
Training and experience in debridement and negative pressure preferred.
Minimum of 2 recent years RN experience; Wound and Ostomy; Med/Surg Experience Preferred
Graduate of WOCN Program, Wound Care Certification (WCC) and/or Ostomy Management Specialist (OMS) or in progress
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.