Registered Nurse Enterostomal Therapy (WOCN) - PRN
Company: UT Southwestern Medical Center
Posted on: September 17, 2020
Bachelor's degree in Nursing required. Master\'s degree
preferred. Wound Ostomy Continence Nursing Certification Board, and
current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification, course accredited
by the American Heart Association (AHA) required
Experience and Education
Bachelor\'s degree in Nursing required. Master\'s degree preferred.
**Wound Ostomy Continence Nursing Certification Board, and current
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification, course accredited by the
American Heart Association (AHA) required.**
Performs and documents physical, psychosocial, and emotional
assessments for all assigned patients.
Develops and implements plan of care for patient. Utilizes criti-
cal thinking skills in planning and prioritizing nursing care for
Completes documentation of interventions. Confers with all members
of health care team, sharing information and observations of
patient and/or patient\'s family.
Initiates or maintains actions to assure continuity of safe and
effective care for patients between shifts, units and upon dis-
Evaluates implemented interventions and modifies care according to
evaluation. Documents interventions and modifications to plan of
Adheres to proper hospital and/or Department of Nursing policies,
procedures, clinical pathways and accepted standards of Wound,
Ostomy, and Continence Nursing Board.
Provides answers and/or education to patient\'s and/or patient\'s
families. Completes documentation of all education provided.
Supervises and directs unlicensed assistive personnel and nurses
new to environment. Delegates duties and within legal
Reports errors and takes follow-up action to rectify errors.
Responds to patient\'s and/or patient\'s families complaints. Re-
ports complaints to Clinical Nurse Manager or their designee.
Utilizes chain of command to resolve patient, operational, or
personal work related problems.
Participates in performance improvement activities. Completes man-
datory companies and education modules. Provides education to
community and areas of hospital that request further information in
his and/or her area of expertise.
Performs other duties as assigned.
**Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned.
UT Southwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and
working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members
of the University community. In accordance with federal and state
law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including
harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national
origin; sex; including sexual harassment; age; disability; genetic
information; citizenship status; and protected veteran status. In
addition, it is UT Southwestern policy to prohibit discrimination
on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender
This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education
Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal
history record information
Associated topics: asn, care, infusion, nurse clinical, nurse rn,
psychatric, recovery, registered nurse, tcu, unit
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