Wound Care Nurse
Company: Franciscan Ministries
Posted on: May 25, 2023
Wound Care Nurse - RN or LPN
Franciscan Village, a part of Franciscan Ministries, is a vibrant senior living community located in Lemont, Illinois. We are a continuing care retirement community (CCRC), offering a variety of senior lifestyle options including independent living, memory support assisted living, and skilled nursing/long-term care. Additionally, the onsite rehabilitation clinic offers inpatient and outpatient physical, occupational, and speech therapies, and state-of-the-art programs designed to enhance the quality of life for residents and patients in the local community.
Ideal candidate must have effective communication skills for interacting with physicians, families and staff and residents
Recent experience in a skilled environment as a wound care nurse with in depth knowledge of treatment protocols, measuring wounds, documentation, etc. Good assessment skills and communication skills. The company I am representing is a very reputable organization with over 30 facilities in Illinois. They currently have an opening at one of their 150+ bed skilled nursing facilities. This is a wonderful opportunity for an experienced Wound Care Coordinator.
Wound Care Manager - RN or LPN Position Requirements:
Licensed Nurse (RN or LPN) in good standing
Experience in a wound care nurse role, preferably management
Ability to care for high acuity patients
Ability to facilitate teamwork
Ability to effectively prioritize in a fast pace environment
Wound Care Certification preferred
Ability to work in Acuity environment and alongside a team
3-5 years experience
Good Communication Skills
Proven Results in Wound Care Plan implementation resulting in a decrease of wounds for one or more patients over a reasonable length of time
Experience working in skilled nursing facility a plus
Knowledge of regulations set forth through Illinois Department of Public Health
Oversees the proper administration of total care to our residents. Works collaboratively with members of the healthcare team. Maintains standards of professional nursing practice.
About Franciscan Ministries:
Franciscan Ministries takes the health and safety of its employees, residents, patients, customers and their families very seriously. To that end, we have concluded that the best way to ensure the safety of these individuals is to mandate that all of our employees be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Therefore, when considering whether to apply for this position, please know that in order to become employed by Franciscan Ministries (if otherwise eligible), you must provide satisfactory proof, such as a vaccine card, that you are fully vaccinated for COVID-19. You will not be required to provide this proof unless and until you receive a formal job offer from Franciscan Ministries. Please also know that Franciscan Ministries will accept and review requests for accommodations for qualified individuals who cannot receive the COVID-19 vaccination because of a sincerely held religious belief or due to a medical issue.
We believe in our associates and are committed to creating an environment that is supportive and nurturing of your career path. We offer competitive compensation and tuition reimbursement along with training, continuing education and wellness programs. DFWP/EOE/e-verify
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