Centers Health Care

New York, NY

Wound Care Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Posted over 1 month ago

Job Description

Wound Care Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Amsterdam Nursing Home is seeking an experienced Nurse Practitioner (NP) with a specialty in wound care to work part time for our skilled nursing facility in the heart of New York City.

DUTIES:

  • Assuring delivery of quality care services to all patients in a respectful and professional manner
  • Responsible for all open wounds in the facility- including cleaning and dressing
  • Primarily evaluating & caring for Residents' wound needs.
  • Providing wound care services; wound debridement, application & removal of dressings.
  • Performing weekly skin assessments of Residents under their care.
  • Assures, maintains and implements care plans as directed.
  • Assess, monitor & record Resident's progress during the healing phase.
  • Responsible for educating Residents on proper care for their wounds.
  • Other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 3+ years' experience in a long-term care setting is preferred
  • Specialty in Wound Care
  • Health promotion and maintenance, thoroughness, clinical skills, informing others, medical teamwork, bedside manner, infection control, administering medication, pain management, self-development
  • Appropriate NY State Licensure in good standing

ABOUT US:

With Columbia University and the Cathedral of St. John the Divine among its neighbors, Amsterdam House is located on Amsterdam Avenue at 112 street in New York City. The essence of Amsterdam includes a unique combination of old-world charm, comfortable surroundings, and a state-of-the-art clinical care. Our longstanding tradition of caring is carried out by an exceptional staff who are dedicated to the healing arts, providing each resident with the opportunity to thrive and achieve maximum comfort. Our reputation tells the story of our success. Having consistently earned a 5-star rating from CMS, we are proud to be ranked among the best nursing homes by the US News and World Report. AMS

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