Clinical Nurse III - RN – Wound and Ostomy Care - Days

Location
NYP/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11/1/2017
Closes
12/1/2017
Specialty
Nurse Practitioner, Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
  Feel the Pride of Wound and Ostomy Nursing at Its Best

Clinical Nurse III - RN – Wound and Ostomy Care - Days

Imagine a career at NewYork-Presbyterian, where talented and compassionate WOCN nurses like you are building on our success as New York’s #1-ranked hospital. Working at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center, one of our six state-of-the-art campuses, you’ll help achieve outcomes that improve the lives of thousands of cancer and trauma patients. Find out how you can Make It Possible.

Take on this impactful role, responsible for providing critical support to the Chief of the Department of Colo-rectal surgery. Use your expertise in wound and ostomy care as you deliver pre- and post-operative treatment and education to patients and their families. Work independently while enjoying shared clinical decision-making, inspirational leadership, supportive colleagues and much more. Regularly evaluate patient outcomes, and participate in initiatives focused on improving quality and performance, such as minimizing readmissions of our patients.

This is a full time position.

Preferred Criteria
  • Applicable experience in an academic medical center (includes experience partnering with interns/residents/attendings)

Required Criteria
  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing
  • At least 4 years of acute care nursing experience
  • Certification in Wound and Ostomy Care
  • BCLS certification
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and analytical skills to drive engagement
  • An independent thinker who can quickly resolve patient care issues utilizing the skills and knowledge of the interdisciplinary team

The selected candidate will work Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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