Nurse Manager - Wound Care Center

Location: Medford, MA
Job ID: 163787-1A
Date Posted: Oct 21, 2020
Category: Nursing

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Winchester Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Winchester Hospital was the first hospital in Massachusetts to earn Magnet recognition, the American Nurses Association’s highest honor for nursing excellence, three times. It has since received the recognition a fourth time. As the northwest suburban Boston area’s leading provider of comprehensive health care services, the 229-bed facility provides care in general, bariatric and vascular surgery, orthopedics, pediatrics, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, oncology, gastroenterology, rehabilitation, radiation oncology, pain management, obstetrics/gynecology and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery.

 

About the Job

JOB SUMMARY:  Contributes to the Hospital’s mission by being responsible for the patient care/nursing unit(s) or departments.  As a member of the Hospital’s leadership team provides day-to-day supervision to guide staff toward achieving the Hospital’s success factor goals and their areas’ associated initiatives and goals. This licensed Registered Nurse/leadership position will impact patient care and satisfaction and operational efficiency.  

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education

Required:  

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and must obtain Masters degree within 5 years of hire.

  • Either the Bachelor’s or Masters degree must be in Nursing.

Preferred: 

  • Master’s degree upon hire 

 

Experience 

Required:  

  • At least five years of work experience as a nurse, with at least two years being in clinical experience relevant to the unit's patient population.

Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Center:  At least five years of work experience as a nurse with at least 2 years of outpatient nursing experience in a hospital ambulatory setting.

Preferred:

  • One year supervisory experience

  • Experience with budget management

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, CERTIFICATIONS:

Required: Current license to practice professional nursing from Massachusetts Board of Registration

Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Center: 

  • WOCNCB® certification in Wound Care

  • Hyperbaric Nursing Certification – within one year of hire.  Forty hour training course within first three months of hire.

LIFE SUPPORT CERTIFICATION REQUIRED:   Basic Life Support certification. Additional education may be required based on the unit if noted below:

 

 

 

SECTION 5: DEPARTMENT SPECIFIC JOB FUNCTIONS  

Center for Cancer Care – Oncology:

Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Center:  

    • . Provides .intermittent acute care consultative services to in-patients, providing vacation coverage for in-patient Wound and Ostomy Care RN.

    • Oversees Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine  ( UHMS)  accreditation process and survey.

 

Shift

Full time, 40 hours.

About Us

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.