Crowne Health Care of Montgomery-Montgomery is currently accepting applications for Treatment Nurse within our long-term care facility specializing in geriatrics. Different shifts are available and will be discussed during the interview process. This position requires dedication to a job well done, dependability, flexibility, accountability, and a positive attitude is a must. Must enjoy working with our residents and families.
The Wound Care/Treatment Nurse is responsible for the assessment and follow-up of each resident’s need for and result of treatments in a designated area of the facility. He/She communicates with the other Licensed Staff of the facility in assessing needs and results of staff action to assure residents do not decrease their functional abilities such as: obtain skin breakdown, contractures, weight loss, skin tears and so forth while in the facility. The Wound Care/Treatment Nurse typically provides treatment of ostomies, stomas, acute and chronic wounds, and urinary and fecal incontinence breakdowns. This nurse would be a team player whom works with other team s to assure treatments are coordinated with other events of the day; Assists the Nursing Department to assure residents care plans are followed; Documents on records as per policy and procedures of the facility; Participates in staff meetings and in-services as required. And provide a multidisciplinary approach to treatment to assure continuum of care.