Job Description & Requirements
Enterostomal Therapy Nurse - Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurse - Travel - (ET RN - ET/WOC RN - WOCN RN - CWOCN RN)
The Nurse, WOC, works in collaboration with the Nurse Manager to develop and implement the wound, ostomy, and continence programs. Consults with and educates nursing staff, community members, and physicians. Provides input to budgeting and resources management. Knowledge of current techniques of ostomy surgery, skin and wound management and urodynamic evaluation. Knowledge of available community and Hospital resources. Knowledge of current techniques used to assess and treat urinary dysfunction. Proficient in technical skills needed to deliver care to patients with ostomies, wounds and urinary dysfunction; or proficient in physical assessment and enterostmal therapy related invasive procedures; utilizes knowledge of ostomy, wound and urinary dysfunction to write and or evaluate patient teaching materials. Ability to utilize the nursing process; to apply principles of adult education; to develop good working relationships with co-workers and patients; and ability to work quickly and efficiently. Ability to regularly travel to and from various duty locations in a safe and timely manner.