Location: Gloucester, MA
Job ID: 151862-1A
Date Posted: Mar 1, 2019
Addison Gilbert Hospital is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.
We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.
About the Job
Beverly Hospital, A member of Lahey Health, promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care. You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Compassion, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork, and Empathy.
Assumes responsibility to lead team in providing quality patient care in the outpatient clinical setting. Demonstrating a commitment to evidence-based practice, acts as a wound care expert and resource to Wound Center staff, students and other Northeast Hospital employees and physicians. Attends Hyperbaric Medicine Team Training if requested by Wound Center Director. Directs, assigns and supervises Wound Center support staff and works collaboratively with Center MD's. Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care in accordance with policies, procedures and standards of NHC Nursing Division and the Wound & Hyperbaric Medicine Center.
8 hours per week.
The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.
Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Previous med/surg experience preferred. Previous experience in advanced wound techniques preferred. BSN preferred.
Current Massachusetts RN licensure. BCLS. CWOCN(Certified Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurse) preferred. Hyperbaric Nursing Certification preferred.