Prairie Lakes Healthcare System

Registered Nurse - WOCN

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Job Code: Registered Nurse - WOCN
Department: Wound Care
Shift: Day Shift
Job Type:
Full Time (0.8)

Job Description:

DEPARTMENT:   Same Day Services

STATUS:              Full-Time (.8/64 hours/pp)

POSITION SUMMARY  - WOC nurse serves as a clinical resource and consultant for the acute, rehabilitative and preventative care of acute and chronic wounds. Provides hands-on patient care to PLHS wound care outpatients on a regular basis. Coordinates development of wound prevention and care protocols based on evidence-based practice. Coordinates multi-disciplinary team actions to inform and teach PLHS staff and outside referral sources about PLHS wound care services. Other duties as assigned.

Education and/or Experience Education and/or Experience - Holds or is eligible (within 1 year) for CWOCN. Minimum one year clinical experience and demonstration of progressive clinical leadership qualities.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations - Holds or is eligible for licensure as a registered nurse in the State of SD. Current certification in tri-specialty (CWOCN) by the Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nursing Certification Board. Expectation to continue to complete requirements needed to maintain WOCN certification.

CONTACT[email protected]

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Minimum Qualifications:

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