Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 157900-1A
Date Posted: Oct 3, 2019
Welcome to Lahey Health at Home, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Our team provides high-quality home care and hospice services by partnering with physicians, hospitals and skilled nursing facilities to provide specialized care to patients in the comfort of their own home. Our team of nurses, therapists (physical, occupational, and speech), medical social workers, and home health aides work together to devise and implement a compassionate care plan that is expressly tailored for each patient.
About the Job
The Wound Care Nurse Specialist is experienced in nursing, with emphasis on community health education/experience and will provide an expert level of skill and demonstrates advanced knowledge of wound evidence based practice. This position is responsible for promoting evidence based wound care that meets established CWOCN guidelines and other research based standards of practice. As an integral member of the patient care team, this position will oversee the wound program and collaborate with case managers and wound specialty nurses on the progress of wound treatments and plans of care. This positon works collaboratively with the clinical and education management teams to identify develop, and deliver wound, skin, and ostomy related education. The professional nurse builds from the resources of the community to plan and direct services to meet the needs of individuals and families within their homes and communities in accordance with home care regulations and payer guidelines.
Full time, 40 hour per week, day position
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Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.