Wound Treatment Nurse (RN or LPN): $7,500 sign-on bonus

Full Time
Crystal Falls, MI
Iron County Medical Care Facility
Healthcare

Iron County Medical Care Facility

The Iron County Medical Care Facility (ICMCF) seeks a full-time Wound Treatment Nurse (RN or LPN) to join their team in Crystal Falls, Michigan. This position provides primary skin and wound care to residents of the facility.

WHAT YOU WILL DO.

  • Identify, manage and treat specific skin conditions such as pressure injuries, diabetic, venous, or arterial ulcers, and traumatic or complicated wounds.
  • Obtains physician orders for care and treatment of wounds; transcribe and initiate orders appropriately; order special treatment supplies and equipment, with supervisor approval.
  • Provide wound care to assigned residents; complete a thorough and accurate wound assessment upon notification of wound; complete follow-up assessments weekly and as needed.
  • Confer with the care team in the development of the comprehensive care plan.
  • Complete documentation (medical record, resident care plan, abnormal findings, changes in resident’s condition, medication administered). Report to physician, supervisor, and resident/representative.
  • Monitor preventive measures such as turning/positioning, pressure relief devices, nutrition/hydration measures, and toileting/incontinence care.
  • Provide education to resident/representative as needed on topics concerning nutrition, preventive measures, and wound healing.
  • Provide status reports to Nursing Administration Team weekly.
  • Administer medication as needed.
  • Assist with admission, discharge planning, or care of residents as needed.
  • Conduct administrative duties as assigned (writing/editing policies and procedures, etc.).
  • Participate and/or lead committee meetings as required or appointed.
  • Organize/assist with staff education regarding treatments, treatment supplies and wound care program.
  • Serve as Charge Nurse as needed.

WHAT WE OFFER.

  • $28.00 – $32.00* per hour.
  • *RNs and LPNs are direct care workers in the State of Michigan and will receive an additional $2.35 per hour supplement to the wage scale listed above.
  • Choice of $7,500 sign-on bonus or loan repayment ($2,500 paid directly to your loan debt every 6 months for 5 years).
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance.
  • Generous retirement plan.
  • Paid vacation, paid holidays, and paid sick time.
  • Uniform allowance.

QUALIFICATIONS.

  • Licensed as an LPN or RN in the State of Michigan required.
  • 2 years’ experience working in hospital, skilled nursing or other related medical facility preferred.
  • Certified in would care, or ability to obtain within 12 months if hired for this position.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills with a professional demeanor that ensures trust and competence amongst peers and patients.
  • Ability to manage a diverse workload and prioritize tasks.
  • Commitment to continuing and ongoing education in wound care and pressure injury staging required.

SOUND LIKE YOU? Take the next step and apply online at icmcf.hirescore.com

Learn more about the facility at ironcountymcf.com

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