Wound Care NP to join hospital employed group in CT (23323510)

Location: Connecticut-Hartford/New Haven
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Job ID: 3803 (23323510)
Company: IMED Staffing
Contact: Susan Steiner
Practice Type:   Hospital
Job Posted: 01/05/22

Wound Care NP to join hospital employed group in CT - 3803 (23323510)

Rich Text Editor, editor1Experienced Wound Care NP to join group in CT  easy access to Bridgeport/New Haven CT  Job# 3803

• This is primarily a role supporting the inpatient nursing division at the Hospital, involving direction patient care, quality improvement and nursing education.
- Debridement of wounds by sharp, enzymatic, autolytic or surgical methods able to be safely completed in the place of patient visit and all associated procedures to complete the debridement.
• Application and management of topical wound care and associated wound management products.
• Direction and recommendation of associated services to improve wound healing outcomes. This includes but is not limited to labs, radiologic tests, vascular tests, referrals, home health care, Vacuum Assisted Closure device, and orthotics.
• Interpretation of diagnostic tests and recommendation of appropriate follow up.
• Recommendations for prescription of required medications and/or Durable Medical Equipment or supplies (DME) to facilitate wound healing and/or wound prevention within her/his scope of practice, license and as per the collaborative agreement with the supervising physician.
• Diabetic Foot Ulcer risk assessment for Members with Diabetes, as per the ADA guidelines
• Education of patients as to the topical and systemic management of their wounds.
• Education of the Primary Care Physician (PCP), CM, or referring Physician on current wound management practices.
• Provision of regular updates to the PCP, CM, or referring Physician on the status of their patient’s systemic conditions associated with wound care.

Requirements
* Minimum of 1-year experience as an NP and 5 years’ experience as an RN.
* Certification from the Wound Ostomy and Continence Nursing Certification Board preferred.

* interested in at least having a phone conversation to learn more? If so, contact Susan Steiner 203-437-5016 or or email a current CV for my confidential reivew to (click on the Contact Me button to request more info about the job)