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Registered Nurse (RN)- Outpatient Wound Care Full Time Days

Req #: 17006160
Location: Killeen, TX
Job Category: Nursing
Organization: Metroplex Hospital

Description

Metroplex Health System

 

As a member of Adventist Health System, we believe that total health is achieved through a balance of physical, mental, social and spiritual well-being. With each patient’s unique circumstances in mind, our multi-disciplinary care teams provide a vast array of services, combining state-of-the-art technology with a personal commitment to creating an exceptional patient experience.

 

Our team members also enjoy outstanding care in the form of comprehensive health benefits, a friendly, faith-based work environment, and plenty of opportunities to learn and grow.

 

Our multi-facility campus includes 148 acute-care beds at Metroplex Adventist Hospital in Killeen, 60 psychiatric care beds in the nearby Metroplex Behavioral Health Center, and 25 beds at Rollins Brook Community Hospital in Lampasas. Through this Metroplex Health System, we offer a Women’s Center, Sleep Disorder Center, Endoscopy Center, Pediatric Rehabilitation Center, ICU, PCU, ED, imaging, surgery, home health services, and more.

 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provides case management to a group of patients providing specific assessments according to protocols and procedures, clinical competence in procedural skills, treatments, and patient/caregiver education related to wound care management, and acts as patient advocate in delivery and coordination of patient care.

  • Provides efficient and effective care with the guidance of the physician during the clinic sessions, attends the clinics where scheduled and is dependable. Able to manage a number of patients at the same time with high energy and organization. 

  • Collaborates with other health care providers, wound care center Physicians, Program Director and Medical Director, regarding clinic and patient needs.

  • Any other duties as assigned

  • 40 hours a week

Qualifications
What you will need:
  • Minimum of associates degree in nursing
  • RN license from state recognized by Texas Board of Nursing as equivalent
  • BLS
  • Ability to multi task effectively
  • Ability to get patients ready for procedure in a set amount of time
  • Ability to discharge patients in a timely manner
     

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
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