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.
About the Facility
Founded in 1881, this hospital has a storied history as Duluth's premier medical institution. What began as a small community clinic exists today as a multi-specialty campus in downtown Duluth and a network of 34 clinics throughout Minnesota, Wisconsin and western Michigan. The hospital is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and CAP and has garnished a wealth of distinctions in the past decade, including receiving an Education Recognition Award by the American Diabetes Association and earning a Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer.
With the gentle waters of Lake Superior lapping at its shores, the city of Duluth is one of the most important port towns of the Great Lakes area. Be sure to take the time to drive the 30-mile long North Shore Scenic drive which offers stunning views of the Superior National Forest and the largest fresh water lake in the world.
At American Mobile Healthcare we take care of our travelers! We offer:
Competitive pay rates
Free, quality, private housing
Medical, Dental, Vision
401(k) and Flex Spending
Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
Free Continuing Education
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About The Company
Since its inception in 1985, American Mobile Healthcare has set the highest standards in professional recruitment for the travel healthcare industry. Our professional staffing team offers unparalleled customer service and industry commitment, as well as top pay and benefits. American Mobile Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply