Wound Care RN (Home Care)

Hartford Healthcare Trumbull , CT 06611

Posted 2 months ago

Check Application Status Current HHC Employees

  • Careers

  • Physicians

  • Primary Care

  • Medical Subspecialties

  • Hospital Medicine and Emergency

  • Psychiatry

  • Surgery

  • Physician Leadership

  • Advanced Practitioners

  • Nurses & Nursing Support

  • Graduate Nurses

  • Experienced Nurses

  • Leadership

  • Student Nurses

  • Nursing Support

  • Clinical Professionals

  • Professional & Administrative

  • Support Services

  • Rehab

  • Behavioral Health

  • Work/Life

  • Benefits

  • Locations

  • All Locations

  • Acute Care Hospitals

  • Backus Hospital

  • Hartford Hospital

  • The Hospital of Central Connecticut

  • MidState Medical Center

  • Windham Hospital

  • Charlotte Hungerford Hospital

  • St. Vincent's Medical Center

  • Behavioral Health

  • Institute of Living

  • Natchaug Hospital

  • Rushford

  • Medical Group

  • Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

  • Rehabilitation Services

  • Hartford HealthCare Rehabilitation Network

  • Senior Services

  • Hartford HealthCare Senior Services

  • Homecare Services

  • Hartford HealthCare at Home

  • Independence at Home

  • Join Our Talent Network

  • Check Application Status

  • Current HHC Employees

  • Follow Us

Keyword Location Join Our Talent Network

View all jobs

Join our Talent Network

Wound Care RN (Home Care)

Requisition ID:

20158197

Business Unit:

Hartford HealthCare at Home

Location:

Trumbull, CT

Apply Now >

Are you an HHC Employee? Click here to apply

Description

Job Schedule: Full Time

Standard Hours: 40

Job Shift: Shift 1

Shift Details:

As part of the person centered care model, this role will participate in the daily management and delivery of wound care for the Wound program. This role will ensure the delivery of outcome based wound care, cost effective care by utilizing metric-driven decisions. This role will collaborate with Wound team members to achieve exceptional outcomes. The Wound team RN performs wound care and oversight of clinical staff in the daily delivery of services and maintenance of clinical care standards for clients receiving the specialized wound care treatments. Develops, directs, and manages the daily operations and delivery of wound care to patients, and participates in the development, maintenance and implementation of program goals and objectives.

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Manages a wound care case load and LPN staff ensuring consistent delivery of quality care and communications; collaborates and explores opportunities for cost effectiveness for wound treatments in relationship to patient needs

  • Seeks consultation with WOCN staff to identify and plan interventions designed to solve complex problems involving client care.

  • Develops and interdisciplinary approach to client care with Wound program/Agency staff.

The Wound Program RN will direct and coordinate all client care services for both

Wound care and medical/surgical services required by the patient to achieve outcomes.

Informs the physician/wound clinics of changes in client needs, wounds that require

change to the plan of care for wound care treatments and disease management

  • Determines staffing needs and coordinates patient scheduling to meet service demands.

  • Accountable for team performance in achieving desired clinical and operational performance measures.

  • Follows trends in specialty area of wounds for home care industry; makes recommendations of treatment options for incorporation into the program.

  • Participates in training, coaching of staff and onboarding to the Wound program

  • Participates and facilitates professional development needs and competency for wound program.

In addition, the position involves other duties such as:

1.Will actively participate in the performance improvement process known as H3W.

2.Participates in clinical education area to provide programs aimed to improve clinical competencies of direct service staff.

3.Researches new information related to wound specialty and communicates to team.

4.Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements

Preferred Requirements

Education:

1.Associates degree, diploma in nursing or

Bachelor's Degree in nursing

Education

Wound/Ostomy specialty certification

Bachelor's Degree in nursing preferred

Experience

1.Minimum of two years nursing experience in clinical specialty area.

Experience

1.Minimum two years in homecare

Licensure, Certification, Registration

Obtain Wound/Ostomy certification within 6 months of hire

Licensure, Certification, Registration

RN

Wound/ostomy Certification

Language Skills

Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Language Skills

Strong written and verbal communication skills.


Knowledge, Skills and Ability Requirements:
  • Ability to effectively communicate at all levels within the organization and share knowledge, ideas and information.

  • Demonstrated success in management, planning and leadership ability for meeting patient outcomes.

  • Able to understand problem situations, solve problems and independently assess a wide variety of tasks in order to effectively take action to identify solutions to benefit the client/agency

  • Knowledge of relevant industry standards for wound care treatments

  • Ability to balance financial, quality, people and customer expectation appropriate to business situation.

  • Intermediate to advanced MS Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint, and Microsoft Project.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Hospice RN (Registered Nurse) Home Care

Hartford Healthcare

Posted 2 months ago

VIEW JOBS 10/7/2020 12:00:00 AM 2021-01-05T00:00 Check Application Status Current HHC Employees * Careers * Physicians * Primary Care * Medical Subspecialties * Hospital Medicine and Emergency * Psychiatry * Surgery * Physician Leadership * Advanced Practitioners * Nurses & Nursing Support * Graduate Nurses * Experienced Nurses * Leadership * Student Nurses * Nursing Support * Clinical Professionals * Professional & Administrative * Support Services * Rehab * Behavioral Health * Work/Life * Benefits * Locations * All Locations * Acute Care Hospitals * Backus Hospital * Hartford Hospital * The Hospital of Central Connecticut * MidState Medical Center * Windham Hospital * Charlotte Hungerford Hospital * St. Vincent's Medical Center * Behavioral Health * Institute of Living * Natchaug Hospital * Rushford * Medical Group * Hartford HealthCare Medical Group * Rehabilitation Services * Hartford HealthCare Rehabilitation Network * Senior Services * Hartford HealthCare Senior Services * Homecare Services * Hartford HealthCare at Home * Independence at Home * Join Our Talent Network * Check Application Status * Current HHC Employees * Follow Us Keyword Location Join Our Talent Network View all jobs Join our Talent Network Hospice RN (Registered Nurse) Home Care Requisition ID: 20160951 Business Unit: Hartford HealthCare at Home Location: Trumbull, CT Apply Now > Are you an HHC Employee? Click here to apply Description Job Schedule: Full Time Standard Hours: 40 Job Shift: Shift 1 Shift Details: Rotating weekends, holidays and on-call as needed Work where every moment matters. Every day, almost 30,000 Hartford HealthCare employees come to work with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment matters here. We invite you to become part of Connecticut's most comprehensive healthcare network as a Hospice Visiting Registered Nurse. Hartford HealthCare at Home, the largest provider of homecare services in Connecticut, has been fulfilling our mission for more than 115 years. Our Person-Centered Care Model allows our employees to learn and grow within our organization, all while providing integrated support to the patient. As part of Hartford HealthCare, we leverage cutting edge technology to provide quality care in our client's home. Most importantly, our employees are appreciated for the real differences they make in both the lives of their clients and their clients' families. Our Hospice Visiting Nurse (RN) utilize their extensive education and training to provide personalized care to our patients in a rewarding environment that promotes autonomy. Job Description * Support our patients, families, and loved ones, as they go through their end of life journey * Perform a comprehensive assessment to establish goals for symptom management and end of life care with effective case management strategies * Be a member of an active interdisciplinary team that addresses patients' needs holistically * Develop and maintain a therapeutic relationship by utilizing effective communication with patients and their families. * Utilize state-of-the-art technology to document skilled services provided. Qualifications Registered Nurse with Valid CT RN license * One year of RN experience; Homecare or Hospice experience preferred. * Valid driver's license and reliable transportation required. * Computer proficiency required. We take great care of careers. With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge - helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance. Every moment matters. And this is your moment. Hartford Healthcare Trumbull CT

Wound Care RN (Home Care)

Hartford Healthcare