Encompass Health Careers

Wound Care Coordinator - $5,000 sign on bonus

Braintree, Massachusetts
Nursing Staff


Job Description

Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Braintree

Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Braintree, MA is a 187 bed acute physical rehabilitation hospital located just south of Boston, MA. In addition to caring for general rehabilitation diagnoses, such as amputations, arthritis, hip fracture, joint replacement, burns, spinal cord injury, multiple trauma, we also treat neurological conditions, such as stroke, brain injury, Guillian Barre, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, or  critical illness myopathy, orthopedics, and other cardiac conditions.


We are proud of our Joint Commission Gold Seals of Approval for Stroke Rehabilitation and Brain Injury Rehabilitation!


Admitting most patient’s just days out of surgery or the ICU and with an average 1-3 week length of stay, we help individuals quickly recover from a significant medical event and return home to their lives and their families!


Come see how we are changing people’s lives- every day. Maybe you can too!

 

* RN Experience Required. Wound Care Experience Strongly Preferred *  


The Wound Care Coordinator directs, organizes, and develops all wound care services in accordance with applicable federal, state, regulatory, and company standards to ensure the delivery of quality patient care is rendered at all times, and that the Plan of Care and physician orders are followed with regard to wound care treatments.

 

This position functions independently, demonstrates above average communication skills, personal integrity, and works effectively with patients, family members, physicians, staff, and outside agencies as required.

 

The position leads hospital wound education efforts, as well as educates patients and family members on wounds and wound care topics. While this position does not specifically supervise clinical staff, as the leader of the wound care program in the hospital this person does direct clinical team on wound care treatment.

 

This position requires continuous updating of education and treatment techniques in the delivery of wound care.

 
Job Code: 100139
 
RN, registered Nurse, WCC, Wound Care, BSN, wounds, 02184


License or Certification:
- RN required

- CPR BLS certification required

 
Education, Training and Years of Experience:

- WCC preferred, but not required

- Continuous updating of wound care knowledge through seminars and professional organizations is required.




Address: 250 Pond Street, Braintree 02184
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1917594