Registered Nurse (RN) - Wound Center

Location: Gloucester, MA
Job ID: 168545-1A
Date Posted: Jul 22, 2021
Category: Nursing

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Job Description

Welcome To

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

We are currently offering a sign-on bonus up to $8,000 for qualified RN openings and applicants. Apply today to learn more!

 

Position Summary:

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.

Scheduled Hours

8 hours per week, day shift.

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Qualifications

Education/Experience:

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Previous med/surg experience preferred. Previous experience in advanced wound techniques preferred. BSN preferred.

Certification/License:

Current Massachusetts RN licensure. BCLS.  CWOCN(Certified Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurse) preferred. Hyperbaric Nursing Certification preferred.