Type: On call
Wound Care RN Summary:
Wound care nurses treat patients who have both acute and chronic wounds, including burns, pressure ulcers and surgical incisions that have not healed. These registered nurses not only support healing, but they also provide preventative care to ensure infection does not set in and other complications do not arise. In addition to their hands-on role, they also play a crucial teaching role, educating patients how to care for their wounds after they return home.
Wound Care RN Qualifications:
- Valid Registered Nurse license from the State of California
- Basic Life Support (BLS)
- Certification: Certified Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse (CWOCN) Certification preferred
- 1 year wound care experience