Wound Ostomy & Continence RN - Prof Practice & Innovation

State University of New York Upstate Medical University   Syracuse, NY   Full-time     Nursing
Posted on November 10, 2022
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Wound Ostomy & Continence RN - Prof Practice & Innovation

Upstate Medical University is looking for a Wound Ostomy & Continence RN to join their dynamic team of expert professionals.

The Wound Ostomy & Continence (WOCN) RN will be responsible and accountable for assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of wound, ostomy, wound vacs, and continence care throughout the inpatient hospital setting. Functions primarily as a consultant; provides direct patient care, and education to selected patients. Provides staff development, education, product recommendations in areas of expertise. Participates on committees, and projects as indicated. This position will report to the Nursing Quality Manager.

If you are an individual who is interested in making a positive difference please consider applying to our current opportunity at  Job# 73722. NYS Licensed/Registered (or eligible) RN required. Bachelor’s degree in Nursing with a minimum of three years acute care RN clinical nurse experience to include knowledge in the prevention, management, and treatment of skin integrity issues and pressure injuries required. Must have strong communication skills. CPR-BLS certification required by time of appointment WOCN Board Certified certification preferred or eligible to obtain a national WOCN Board Certified certification within one year of hire.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability.