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Job Title: Wound /Ostomy Nurse (N2)

Company: Westchester Medical Center

City/State: Valhalla, NY

Category: Nursing/Nursing Management

Department: Burn Care

Position: Full Time

Hours: 5 days/7.5 Hours

Shift: Variable

Req #: 23950

Job Details:

Internal Posting:

3/22/21 to 4/11/21Wound Ostomy/Charge Nurse (N2)

Summary:

Under supervision of a higher level professional nurse, theWound & Ostomy nurse will be assigned to perform and assist with assessments, interventions, and evaluations for patients with actual or potential wound/ostomy problems.. She/he performs all required elements of a nursing assessment considers factors related to safety, effectiveness and cost in planning and delivering care, establishes goals and a strategy for meeting the discharge or continuing care needs of the patient and family noted on the multidisciplinary plan of care. Care is provided in collaboration with other nursing staff members.License:Current licensure in New York State as a Registered Professional Nurse. Certified in Basic Life Support from the American Heart Association. Other certifications as required in aspecialty area.Training and

Experience:

one year of professional nursing experience.

About Us:

Westchester Medical Center

Westchester Medical Center is the premier provider of advanced medical care in New York’s Hudson Valley. The flagship of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network, this 895-bed academic hospital in Valhalla, NY, provides local residents with acute-care services — Level I trauma and burn care, organ transplants and advanced neurovascular procedures and more — found nowhere else in the region. Westchester Medical Center is the primary referral facility for other Hudson Valley hospitals and serves as a lifeline for more than 3 million.