RN Wound Care PRN

Springfield, Tennessee
Dec 06, 2023
Dec 05, 2024
Nurse, Registered Nurse


TriStar NorthCrest Medical Center is committed to investing in the latest technology enabling nurses to work more efficiently. Are you passionate about delivering patient-centered care? Submit your application for RN Wound Care PRN position and spend more time at the bedside with the patient.

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Job Summary and Qualifications

The Wound Nurse participates in the care and education of the patients within the Outpatient setting. They also have the opportunity to develop meaningful relationships with the patients while helping them achieve their fullest protentional for wound healing. The goal of the Wound Nurse is to contribute to the improvement of patient outcomes related to their acute and chronic wounds by using a various array of modalities that the Outpatient Wound Healing Clinic can offer.

· Assessing, treating, and monitoring patients with wounds and injuries

· Evaluating wounds and other injuries for infections and other complications

· Cleaning and bandaging wounds

· Performing specialized procedures (e.g., negative pressure wound vacs, compression wraps, dressing applications and casting) experience preferred, but will train.

· Working collaboratively with other members of the patient care team to determine if additional treatments or changes in care are required

· Educating patients and caretakers on wound care, infection and injury prevention, and pressure ulcer (bed sore) care

· Creating, updating, and managing care plans

· Coordinating treatment and referrals

· Tracking patient progress and outcomes

· Participating in or leading multidisciplinary prevention programs, rounds, and committees

· Graduate of a professional school of nursing; BSN preferred

· Current licensure by Tennessee board of nursing or other compact board of nursing

· Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills

· Current BLS provider certification

TriStar NorthCrest Medical Center is a 109-bed acute care hospital in Springfield Tennessee that is dedicated to serving the healthcare needs of Robertson County and the surrounding areas. We offer a full array of services, including emergency care, orthopedics, cardiology, women's care and diagnostic imaging. Our Mission is to enhance community and patient wellness through the teamwork of skilled and compassionate employees and physicians.

HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

"Across HCA Healthcare’s more than 2,000 sites of care, our nurses and colleagues have a positive impact on patients, communities and healthcare.
Together, we uplift and elevate our purpose to give people a healthier tomorrow."- Jane Englebright, PhD, RN CENP, FAAN
Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Executive
Join a family that cares about every stage in your career! We are interviewing candidates for our RN Wound Care PRN opening. Apply today and a member of our Talent Acquisition team will reach out.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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