Signature HealthCARE of Orange Park

Signature HealthCARE of Orange Park

Orange Park, FL, US, 32073

Description:

Comfortably located in the city of Orange Park in eyes view of the city’s hospital, Signature HealthCARE of Orange Park is only minutes away from the cities of St. Augustine, Jacksonville and Amelia Island. This 105-bed skilled nursing facility provides a variety of comprehensive health care programs and holds a five star rating by the Agency for Health Care Administration. Core services such as therapeutic recreation, skilled nursing care, rehabilitative services, Quality of Life activities program, and a full-time facility chaplain help meet the individual needs of each patient. Signature HealthCARE of Orange Park’s family-oriented team of professionals wants each patient to consider the facility their home away from home.

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.