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HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Wound Care Registered Nurse in Las Vegas, Nevada

MountainView Hospital is a state of the art, 408-bed, full service medical facility located in the heart of Northwest Las Vegas, one of the fastest growing areas in the Valley. With a dedicated and talented staff of employees and outstanding physicians, MountainView Hospital is recognized for high patient satisfaction and for providing quality and compassionate care to our community since 1996.

MountainView features nationally recognized programs including a top cardiovascular thoracic center, the renowned Las Vegas Institute for Robotic Surgery, an Accredited Chest Pain Center and Certified Stroke Center. Other areas of excellence include emergency care, urology and gynecological services, orthopedics, vascular care and inpatient rehabilitation unit. The hospital is a member of the respected Sunrise Health System consisting of Sunrise Hospital, Sunrise Children’s Hospital, Southern Hills Hospital and several surgery and diagnostic imaging centers offering a complete range of specialized and technologically advanced services.

Our Wound Care team is a committed, caring group of colleagues. We have a passion for creating positive patient interactions. If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under general supervision, coordinates the clinical functions of the Center. Working autonomously, the Wound Care (WC) Nurse is responsible for patient assessment, as well as development, implementation, and coordination of the patients’ plan of care, including the medical treatment plan, and the evaluation of the patient treatment. The WC Nurse functions within the full scope of RN licensure, according to the Nevada Nursing Practice Act; follows all applicable hospital policies and procedures. The WC Nurse also will work collaboratively with the Outpatient Wound Care & Hyperbaric Director and Medical Director to ensure that the continuous quality improvement (CQI) goals of the department are met.

In addition, the WC Nurse will work closely with the others to ensure adherence to the standard of care and best practices. The WC Nurse oversees the delivery of patient care services. The WC Nurse also understands and adheres to the clinical policies and procedures of the department. The Nurse WC also assists in the evaluation of new wound care products and ensures that clinical supplies are utilized appropriately. The WC Nurse will be responsible for aiding and supporting hyperbaric treatments. If not currently trained in Hyperbarics, will need to attain within 6 months of employment.

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

Two years prior experience in advanced wound care within the past 18 months strongly preferred.

Must also have experience in nursing assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of patient care.

Prefer one additional year in an ambulatory or outpatient setting, hyperbaric experience preferred. If not, will need to attain within 6 months of employment.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing in accordance with regulations by the Nevada State Board of Nursing

LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS:

Current Nevada Registered Nurse licensure.

Current Basic Cardiac Life Support Provider.

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, student loan repayment options, employee discount program, and employee stock purchase program. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) is a community of 94,000 Registered Nurses and 38,000 active physicians. We have over 1,900 facilities ranging from hospitals, freestanding ER’s, ambulatory surgery centers, and urgent care clinics. Our facility-based staff continues to raise the bar in patient care. Ten HCA hospitals have been named in IBM Watson Health’s top 100 best-performing hospitals based on patient satisfaction and operational data.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Wound Care Registered Nurse

Location: Nevada-Las Vegas-MountainView Hospital

Requisition ID: 02270-12211

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