All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
Benefits from Day One
Paid Days Off from Day One
Team Based Nursing Model
Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
Schedule: Part Time
Location Address: 7171 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33614
The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Carrollwood
Teamwork driven both inter Dept and multidisciplinary
Positive working climate to support a well-balanced work life balance
The role you’ll contribute:
The WOCN serves as a care consultant and provider for patients with complex wound care needs and ostomy management. Accountable for collaborating with the health care team to define and communicate the expected patterns of care for this patient population. Provides leadership for education and research programs to support the advancement of wound and ostomy care and improvement of patient outcomes through implementation of evidenced based practice. Serves as a resource, leader, and role model for wound and ostomy care and functions as a liaison with the community, other health care professionals, and other disciplines regarding areas of wound and ostomy care.
The Registered Nurse provides self-directed, effective nursing care to groups of patients and other duties as assigned in accordance with Division of Nursing standards and pursuant to Florida Department of Professional Regulation, Chapter 464.003 (3).
The value you’ll bring to the team:
The Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse assesses patient care needs associated with wound ostomy continence as evidenced by:
Quarterly Pressure Ulcer Survey
Completes comprehensive assessment of wound, ostomy patients
Responds to physician and nursing request for consultation on patients pre and post ostomy, patients with skin breakdown, draining wounds, and urinary incontinence
Conducts and documents assessments and suggested interventions
The WOCN assesses educational needs of the nurse and potential educational needs across the organization through the review of annual nursing education survey and interactions with nurses
Develops nursing diagnosis to meet the needs of wound, ostomy, incontinent patients.
Differentiates between a variety of wounds, ostomy types, incontinence types.
The WOCN supports evidence-based practice in identification of expected patient outcomes by:
Identifying expected patient outcomes that incorporate scientific evidence and are achievable through implementation of evidence-based practices
Supports the use of clinical guidelines linked to positive patient outcomes
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing
One or more years of nursing practice experience
One year of practice in which leadership and teaching competence has been demonstrated
Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in Florida or Licensure from another state with verification of application and eligibility for Florida licensure by endorsement.
Current Certifications BLS and ACLS
Board Certified in Wound, Ostomy Care or obatained within 6 months of hire
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.