Signature HealthCARE of Clarksville

Signature HealthCARE of Clarksville

Clarksville, TN, US, 37043

Description:

Welcome to Signature HealthCARE of Clarksville.We are a 120-bed facility whose mission as a family-based organization to revolutionize the healthcare industry through a culture of resident centered healthcare services, personalized spirituality, and real quality of life initiatives.

Signature HealthCARE is a family-based healthcare company that offers integrated services in 10 states across the continuum of care: skilled nursing, rehabilitation, assisted living, memory care, home health, cognitive care, and telemedicine.

A growing number of our centers are earning quality assurance accreditation and pioneering person – directed care. Many of our skilled nursing facilities have achieved a 4 or 5-star overall rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Additionally, we have been awarded as a certified Great Place to Work for three years in a row and Modern Healthcare’s “Best Places to Work!”

Signature HealthCARE has a vision to radically change the landscape of healthcare forever. It’s more than a corporation… it’s a Revolution. We are currently seeking an innovative and progressive leader to join the mission as our Wound Care-Treatment Nurse RN.

We’re currently hiring for the position Wound Care-Treatment Nurse RN to join our team.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

* Provide nursing care to residents as prescribed by the physician and in accordance with standards of nursing practice and regulations and as directed by the Director of Nursing.

* Perform all preventive skin care, dressing changes and wound care.

* Monitor the treatment of decubitus ulcers with appropriate documentation and communication to physician and family.

* Make rounds with physician, as needed, to discuss the care of residents who are currently receiving decubitus or catheter care.

* Assess weekly nutrition/hydration of residents with State I to Stage IV decubitus ulcers and evaluate and initiate additional nutritional intake, as required.

* Assist in resident care planning when resident is currently being monitored by Treatment Nurse.

* Notify physician of new skin problems, changes of condition and when skin conditions heal.

Job Requirements:

* Registered Nurse with required current state licensure.

* Minimum of one (1) to three (3) years related nursing experience.

* Wound Care certification (WCC) preferred

* Must have a current/active CPR certification.

* Highest level of professionalism with the ability to maintain confidentiality.

SignatureHealthcare is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran and other protected categories.