Description: Treats patients of all ages using specific treatment tools for wound and ostomy patients and assists with the supervision of supportive personnel. Assists with education of hospital staff as needed regarding wound management/ostomy care. Participates in departmental Performance Improvement, assures quality care through continuing education, provides consultation, represents department in the hospital and community, maintains interdepartmental and intradepartmental communication.
The registered nurse utilizes critical thinking skills, coordinates and provides safe, quality care to patients through assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation.
Graduate of a registered nursing program.
Registered nurse licensure in the State of Florida.
A minimum of 2 years hospital experience or 1 year wound care experience preferred.
Current BLS/CPR certification
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About Palmetto General Hospital
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.