Providence RN Wound Care - Sub Acute Care Center in San Pedro, California
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Providence is calling a Wound Care RN (part-time / day shift) to Providence Little Company of Mary Sub-Acute Care Center in San Pedro, CA.
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We are seeking a Wound Care Registered Nurse (RN) for our Sub Acute Care Center who will provide professional, comprehensive nursing care for patients in an acute care environment. Accountable for the delivery of coordinated, safe, compassionate, therapeutic, evidence-based quality care to patients and families, based on individual physical, emotional, and spiritual needs, and appropriate care strategies throughout the lifespan. Practice in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act in the state of employment, the American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics for Nurses, and the ANA scope and standards of practice.
In this position you will:
Assess, diagnose, plan, implement and evaluate patients’ care. Develop, update and coordinate the patient’s plan of care to achieve patient goals and to optimize outcomes and transitions across the care continuum. Monitor, record and communicate patient condition as appropriate. Perform and maintain currency of essential competencies as required by specific area of hire and populations served
Assessing, treating, and managing wounds including pressure injuries, tubes, and surgical incisions under direction from the licensing practitioner
Effectively advocate for ethical and holistic care by partnering in care planning to promote the autonomy, dignity, rights, values and beliefs of those we serve
Foster a learning environment for patient/families, nursing, and other members of the healthcare team including students; facilitate formal and informal learning for patient/families, nursing, other members of the healthcare team, and community
Accountable for safety, identify and correct problems, and integrate evidence, and best practice into nursing care; use data and evidence to improve patient outcomes. Align patient safety, self-safety and environmental safety as equally important for best outcomes
Engage in ongoing professional development; practice to the top of license within the legal parameters of the Nurse Practice Act, the Nursing Social Policy Statement, the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses, and specialty standards. Promote a culture of inquiry that explores, integrates and disseminates research and evidence based practice
Lead and coordinate teams, appropriately delegate, coordinate care and collaborate with others as equal members of the inter-professional care team to integrate nursing knowledge. Model professional behaviors as representative of the nursing profession
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or higher within 3 years of hire or equivalent educ/experience
A RN with 20 years of RN experience will not be required to obtain a BSN
Current RN license in the State of California
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) card must be from the following authorized governing bodies: American Heart Association (AHA) - (BLS Provider), American Red Cross (ARC) - (BLS for Health Care Provider), or Military Training Network (MTN) – (BLS Provider) upon hire
Minimum 1-year professional RN experience working in Acute or SNF.
Must have 1-year experience in assessing, treating, and managing wounds including pressure injuries, tubes, and surgical incisions under direction from the licensing practitioner.
Proficiency with Information Technology; such as electronic health records, communications systems, computers and equipment necessary to perform essential functions of the position
Skilled to work with a wide range of staff as part of an interdisciplinary team including physicians, nurses, and ancillary staff
Ability to use independent, critical judgment in all aspects of patient care delivery
Demonstrated interpersonal skills that convey a positive and supportive attitude
Ability to effectively manage multiple responsibilities, urgent responses, and challenging situations
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) upon hire
National Certification in area of specialty
About the ministry you will serve:
The Sub-Acute Care Center at Providence Little Company of Mary in San Pedro, the largest in California, is devoted to the treatment and care of patients with unique needs like ventilator and tracheostomy dependency. Patients may receive sub-acute care through rehabilitation, home care or long-term care.
Through an interdisciplinary approach to patient care, doctors at the Sub-Acute Care Center are able to maintain a homelike environment for patients while attending to their physical and psychosocial needs.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Long Term/Transitional Care Nursing
Location: California-San Pedro
Req ID: 276580