Atlantic Health System Registered Nurse, Wound Care Center in Morristown, New Jersey

Overview

The Wound Healing Center @ 435 South Street, a member of Atlantic Health System, is seeking a full-time Registered Nurse working day shift hours and no weekends.

Responsibilities

Essential Functions:

  • Provide direct patient care for the management of wounds, which includes preparation for patient visit, assessment, advocating for patient, working in conjunction with physicians/surgeons/NPs to establish evidence-based care plans, ordering supplies, etc.

  • Case management for assigned providers, participation in quality improvement projects, Joint Commission and Magnet designation preparation

  • Provide assistance and guidance to Certified Medical Assistants

  • Phone triaging

  • Educating patients and caregivers

  • Partnering with community resources and external care providers to ensure high-quality patient experience across the continuum of care

Candidate will have the ability to utilize the nursing process to assess, diagnose, plan, implement and evaluate the plan of care for patients served. Through the model of Shared Governance, collaborate with all members of the health care team with a focus on promoting evidenced based care within a healing culture for the patient population served and their families.

Candidate will demonstrate and embrace the PRIDE core values (Professionalism, Respect, Involvement, Dignity and Excellence) in every aspect of their job.

Qualifications

Qualifications

Education:

  • RN Degree, BSN preferred

  • Wound experience required

  • Ostomy experience preferred

  • Wound certification preferred

  • Ostomy certification preferred

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Valid NJ RN License and BLS required.

  • Three (3) years RN experience required

  • Excellent computer and communication skills essential

  • Previous EMR experience preferred

Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 10th year in a row to Fortune’s “Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For” list. We believe you’ll find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.

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

Position Type Full-Time

Shift 8:30am - 4:30pm

Category Nursing

Department 02866400-WOUND CARE CENTER

Facility Morristown Medical Center