Location: Gloucester, MA
Job ID: 167190-1A
Date Posted: Apr 27, 2021
Welcome to Addison Gilbert Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Addison Gilbert Hospital is a full service, 70-bed medical/surgical acute care facility in Gloucester, MA. Founded in 1889, the hospital provides state-of-the-art inpatient and outpatient care to residents of the Cape Ann community in specialties such as radiology, cancer care, primary and pediatric care, cardiology, inpatient geriatric services, and emergency medicine. Addison Gilbert Hospital continues to score among the top hospitals in the nation for patient safety as it is one of only 42 hospitals in the United States to be awarded an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group – the nation’s leading nonprofit watchdog on hospital quality and safety.
Addison Gilbert Hospital 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 Community, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork and Empathy.
About the Job
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.
Per diem, hours assigned as needed.
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.
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.