Wound Care Coordinator- CWOCN or WCC

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Job Description

Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital, an affiliate of Encompass Health

Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital in Worcester, MA is a 110-bed acute physical rehabilitation hospital. 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 four Joint Commission Gold Seals of Approval for excellence in Stroke, Brain Injury, Parkinson’s and Amputee 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!

 

* 2 Years+ 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, 01602

License or Certification:
- RN required

- CPR BLS certification required

 
Education, Training and Years of Experience:
- CWOCN, WCC preferred

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



Address: 189 May Street, Worcester 01602
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time
Job ID: 2010502