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Registered Nurse - Wound Care Full Time Days, Full Time.

Overland Park, Kansas.

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Registered Nurse - Wound Care Full Time Days

  • 12300 Metcalf Ave, Saint Luke's South, Overland Park, Kansas, United States, 66213
  • RN
  • Full Time

Job Description​

This position is for Inpatient Acute Care Wound Care in the hospital setting, accountable for utilizing the nursing process.

The Opportunity:   

 

Saint Luke’s South in Overland Park is looking for a Wound Care Registered Nurse to join our highly supportive and collaborative team. In this role, you will have the opportunity to support Inpatient Acute Wound Care. You will initiate actions to improve nursing practice, patient care and unit processes to ensure our vision, “The best place to get care. The best place to give care.” is maintained.  You will be responsible for performing patient care, delegating patient care tasks and for supervision of other patient care staff. You will also be responsible for coordinating the plan of care for a group of assigned patients and consulting with other members of the health care team when indicated to ensure optimal patient outcomes. This clinical nurse demonstrates proficiency and abides by policies, rules, guidelines and procedures.

 

 

Shift Details : Full Time Days

  

The Work:   

 

  • Perform wound care assessments 

  • Demonstrate increasing discriminatory judgment in interpreting data and prioritize appropriately 

  • Serve as a day to day resource to colleagues at unit and departmental levels 

  • Collaborate with physicians 

  • Make Recommendations 

  • Assist with quarterly surveys 

 

  

We are looking for nurses who enjoy collaborating with various professionals, who are excited by teaching others and can work well independently. This is position will require a lot of autonomy in your day-to-day work. Strong communication and ability to educate others is required to be successful in this position. If you love innovation, fast-paced environments, working with multidisciplinary teams, and helping other succeed, then this may be the position for you. 

  

Why Saint Luke’s?  

 

  • Our leadership supports nurse engagement and allows their voices to be heard.  

  • We value our nurses’ knowledge, experience, and expertise to improve patient outcomes and quality care.  

  • The opportunity to make an impact on their unit, hospital, health system, and the healthcare industry. 

  • Strong nurse governance and we encourage all of our RNs to participate  

  • Various CEU, Continuing Education, Leadership and other career training available 

  • Career Advancement Program dedicated to RNs. 

  • Saint Luke’s offers competitive salaries and benefits packages to all of their employees, click here to find out more. 

Job Requirements

Applicable Experience:

1 year

Basic Life Support - American Heart Association or Red Cross, Registered Nurse (KS) - National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NURSYS)

Bachelor's Degree

Job Details

Full Time

Day (United States of America)

The best place to get care. The best place to give care. Saint Luke’s 12,000 employees strive toward that vision every day. Our employees are proud to work for the only faith-based, nonprofit, locally owned health system in Kansas City. Joining Saint Luke’s means joining a team of exceptional professionals who strive for excellence in patient care. Do the best work of your career within a highly diverse and inclusive workspace where all voices matter.

Join the Kansas City region's premiere provider of health services. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Effective November 1st, 2021, full COVID-19 vaccination is a condition of employment for all Saint Luke’s Health System employees unless a medical or religious exemption is approved.

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