Wound Ostomy Nurse - Wound Ostomy & Continence

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey
Work Type: Full Time
FTE: .9
Shift: Day
Hours

Recruiter Contact: Jenna Spangler at jspangler2@pennstathealth.psu.edu

**Eligible for a $5,000 Sign On Bonus**

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

Responsible for providing clinical expertise and establishing standards of nursing practice for the care and management of both pediatric and adult ostomy care and skin and wound management. Serves as a consultant, educator, clinician and change agent for the staff and patients with ostomies, skin or wound management problems in both the inpatient and outpatient settings. 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing or Master’s degree in Nursing required.
  • 2 year’s experience in nursing required
  • Successful completion of an accredited school for Enterostomal Therapy or currently enrolled in an accredited school for Enterostomal Therapy with completion within two (2) years of hire required.
  • Currently licensed to practice as a registered nurse by the Pennsylvania Board of Nurse Examiners required. 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

WOCN Certification


If chosen for this position, you may required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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Union: Non Bargained


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