Registered Nurse, RN, Home Health Visits, WCC / WOCN
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Newark, DE 19713
BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking a wound care experienced WOCN or WCC, Registered Nurse, RN for a per diem, part time, or full time opportunity performing home health visits for our office in Newark, DE. This office works with clients located in territories throughout New Castle County, DE and Kent County, DE.
As a home care RN, you will be an integral member of a multi-disciplinary health care team that provides skilled nursing and rehabilitative care to clients, affording them the opportunity to receive the medical care required to remain at home. In addition to direct clinical care, the WCC or WOCN specialist will serve as a resource providing wound consultation, documentation review, education, and coaching and mentoring of other staff.
Wound, ostomy and continence nursing is a nursing tri-specialty involved with the treatment of patients with acute and chronic wounds, patients with an ostomy (those who have had some kind of bowel or bladder diversion), and patients with continence conditions (those with bladder and bowel control and associated skin care issues). WOCN nurses use evidence-based knowledge and skills to manage these complex patients.
+ Making home visits to clients in designated territories
+ Performing assigned duties, including administration of medication, wound care, treatments, and procedures.
+ Providing wound consultation to members of multi-disciplinary team of clinicians
+ Co-treatment with other team members, including documentation review
+ Education, coaching and mentoring of staff regarding wound care protocol
+ Monitoring clients’ conditions; reporting changes to Clinical Manager or Client Services Manager.
+ Continually assess and revise the nursing care plan, and participate with BAYADA clinicians in the multidisciplinary care plan, as appropriate.
+ Following up with, executing, and properly documenting doctors’ orders.
+ Performing client assessments as necessary.
+ Case management and coordination.
+ Accurately document observations, interventions, and evaluations pertaining to client care management and services provided, utilizing electronic medical records on a state-of-the-art touch pad tablet.
+ A current license as a Registered Nurse in the state of Delaware
+ WOCN or WCC Certification
+ A minimum of one year of recent, verifiable clinical (medical/surgical) experience.
+ Prior leadership or educational experience as WOCN / WCC specialist a plus.
+ Prior home care experience preferred.
+ Graduation from an accredited and approved nursing program, as indicated by school transcript or diploma.
+ Demonstrated ability to read, write, and communicate effectively.
+ Ability to work independently and manage time effectively.
+ Strong interpersonal skills.
+ Solid computer skills; prior experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred
+ Ability to travel to cases as assigned.
BAYADA believes that our employees are our greatest asset:
+ Enjoy being part of a team that cares and a company that believes in leading with our values.
+ Develop your skills with training and scholarship opportunities.
+ Advance your career with specially designed career tracks.
+ Be recognized and rewarded for your compassion, excellence, and reliability.
Benefits include medical, dental, and life insurance; paid time off; weekly pay and direct deposit; tuition reimbursement; 401(k) with company match; and opportunities for career advancement. BAYADA believes that our clients and their families deserve home health care delivered with compassion, excellence, and reliability. Be part of a caring, professional team that is instrumental in providing the highest quality care while developing your career with an industry leader. Apply now for immediate consideration
Founded in 1975 by J. Mark Baiada, BAYADA Home Health Care provides nursing, rehabilitative, therapeutic, hospice, and assistive care services to children, adults, and seniors in the comfort of their homes. Headquartered in suburban Philadelphia, BAYADA employs more than 23,000 field and office professionals who serve their communities in over 20 states from more than 300 offices. BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
External Company Name: Bayada Home Health Care
External Company URL: www.bayada.com