Coordinates treatment to provide comprehensive wound assessments and plan of care including goals, implementation of treatment, evaluation and outcomes for patients throughout the organization. Provides patient, family and staff education regarding wound management, prevention of pressure ulcers, support surfaces, dressing selections and other therapies. Is a resource person for physicians, wound team and clinical staff. Additionally is able to perform general nursing duties in all departments with adequate supervision. Participates in performance improvement plan of the organization. Manages clerical and clinical staff insuring that policies & Procedures are adhered to, trains, hires, disciplines and terminates staff responsible for all
business functions including budgets, billing, coding and collections for the department.
Registered nurse(BSN) with a minimum of five years management experience in an outpatient setting. Certified Wound Care Nurse Certification in Hyperbaric Medicine from National certification agency required within 2 years of hire.
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.