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Wound Care Coordinator (RN)

HCA Healthcare
New Orleans, LA 70112


SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

We arelooking for a Wound Care Coordinator RegisteredNurse to join our Team at Tulane! Apply today!


We arecurrently offering a $5,000 Sign On Bonus and a $5,000 Relocation Bonus toeligible RNs!

Essential Competencies, Duties, and Responsibilities:


The wound care nurse will be able to demonstrate the following essential competencies, duties, and responsibilities as a result of education, experience and AWC initial orientation and ongoing corporate learning.


  • Initiate a nursing assessment of patient’s condition upon admission.
  • Recognize and assess initial alterations in the patient’s body systems and verbalize this to other members of the health care team.
  • Organize assessment data for accuracy, completeness and confidentiality.
  • Record assessment data in an orderly fashion and communicate, revise and verbalize pertinent information to other health care team members.
  • Assess, stage, and measure wounds accurately and in accordance with policy.
  • Photograph wounds according to policy and procedure.
  • Complete in an accurate manner all admission nursing chart forms.
  • Assess compliance to the clinical pathway and be instrumental in bringing to the attention of the physician or health care team missing components.
  • Identify patient care situations that require intervention, implement nursing actions and evaluate responses.
  • Identify patient/family education and discharge needs and implement a teaching plan of care.

Learn more about working at Tulane Medical Center where above all else weare committed to the care and improvement of human life: 


 Learnmore about living in New Orleans and working at Tulane. http://www.neworleansonline.com/



Benefits forFull Time Employees include:

     ·       Medical,Dental, & Vision Insurance

·       401K Planwith employer match

·       GenerousPaid Time Off

·       FlexibleSpending Account

·       Long Termand Short Term Disability Benefits

·       DirectDeposit

·       TuitionReimbursement

·       EmployeeDiscounts

·       And more!


About Us


From its humble beginnings in a church schoolroom, Tulane hasemerged as a major academic center in the south by adhering to the aspirationsof our founders. Simply put, we are in the business of caring for others andfor defining the practice of medicine along the way.


At Tulane Medical Center, our mission statement reminds us thatabove all else we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. Whenwe speak of our mission, we usually think about our dedication to patients andtheir families and our commitment to them. But we are also equally committed toour employees. You are part of an organization with a long history ofcompassion and service to patients. The degree to which we as an organizationcan provide quality healthcare service is highly dependent on how well you areable to perform your job.


We are committed to providing you a Healthy Work Environment andrewarding career. These principles reflect our commitment to you in five areas:Culture, Leadership, Voice, Compensation and Rewards, and Staffing.



Position Requirements:
  • Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current Louisiana RN license and CPR certification.
  • Education:  Bachelor of Nursing (BSN) degree preferred. Certifications in Wound Care and Ostomy required within one year in the position.
  • Experience: Previous experience in clinical area of assignment preferred.
  • Special qualifications: Must be able to successfully complete established competencies for the position within designated probationary period.  Demonstrated patient teaching skills and compliance with protocol management of patients.


Our Company’s recruiters are here to help unlock the next possibility within your career and we take your candidate experience very seriously. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Gmail or Yahoo Mail. If you feel suspicious of a job posting or job-related email, let us know by clicking here.

For questions about your job application or this site please contact HCAhrAnswers at 1-844-422-5627 option 1.



Posted: 2019-12-03 Expires: 2020-01-02

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