The Wound Care Registered Nurse shall be a nurse that will have the responsibility to provide safe and effective nursing care to all patients as well as direction and supervision for all other assigned personnel delivering patient care. In addition, this Associate shall be responsible for performing and championing the functions of assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the care of assigned patients within the Nursing Admin/wound care department as well as ensuring compliance with JCAHO and organizational policy and procedures. This position is responsible for overseeing all patient care collaboratively with the supervisor and attending physician. Per the Departments Scope of Practice, this position requires providing quality care in an efficient and safe manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional/developmental age of the individuals served. This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital. It is expected that the associate demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values. The associate shall support the CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini's strategic plan and the goals and direction of their Performance Improvement Plan (PIP)
Willing to accept call as required. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. English required, bilingual (English/Spanish; English/French) preferred.
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.