Peninsula nursing and rehabilitation center is actively seeking a qualified, experienced RN to join our dynamic team of professionals as Registered Wound Care Nurse.
Qualifications:New York state Registered Nurse License in good standingMinimum of Bachelor’s Degree,Previous experience in a Long Term Care Facility. Knowledge of Wound Care practices.MDS Knowledge, Wound and Infection Control knowledge, Care Planning and Assessment knowledge
Job responsibilities may include but are not limited to:Works in conjunction with the DNS in supervising the restorative nursing, and wound care programs. Monitor and assess any new skin observation alerts.Develop nursing care plans for resident at risk or currently with skin integrity issues, include treatment protocols.Provide resident and staff education. Work collaboratively with Physical therapy and nursing staff to maintaining nursing rehabilitation programs.Supervises, monitors, and directs the activities of all nursing personnel to ensure the provision of wound care to the residents of facility.Assesses residents to determine their risk factors for contractures, skin breakdown and deterioration in ADL’s in order to develop a nursing rehab plan of care.Monitors the effectiveness of the plan of care through direct observations of care rendered and through weekly wound rounds/ reassessment.Develops a plan of care for each resident with a current pressure sore, or evaluated as high risk for the development of pressure sores.
What we offer: Salary commensurate with experienceGenerous PTO packageHealth/Dental Benefits401k planMonthly employee recognition programsFacility picnicsIce cream truck dayEmployee of the month
Our facilities offer its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are a company you can be proud of, where you’ll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
We serve patients in long-term, short-term or sub-acute (rehabilitation) settings. Our recently renovated facility's boasts a state-of-the-art rehabilitation center and offers bright, modern and comfortable home-like settings. Our professional staff of excellent primary care physicians, caring nurses, skilled clinicians and dedicated team of employees implement the latest interventions and treatments.
We are an EOE