Wound Care/Infection Control Nurse (RN)

Location:
Franciscan Villa
3601 South Chicago Avenue
South Milwaukee, WI 53172

Job Type: Full Time


Description

Franciscan Villa is a senior living community that offers three levels of assisted living options, rehabilitative services, skilled nursing care and a Child Day Care for our employees and members of the community.

Our dedicated health care professionals at CHI Franciscan Villa are committed to the patient-centered model and work to maintain a safe and secure environment while providing as many comforts of home as possible.

Franciscan Villa’s mission-driven philosophy of providing a continuum of care is guided by our core values of reverence, integrity, compassion and excellence.

Job Summary

The Wound Care/Infection Control RN in our skilled nursing building will direct, supervise and coordinate the provision of nursing services to our residents; oversees wound care program to preserve the integrity of resident’s skin by implementing preventative treatments through care planning; organizes and completes timely and accurate documentation of weekly wound rounds; prepares and presents educational offerings for the staff, sets and recommends policies and procedures to prevent adverse events; provides internal and external reporting of information and data; promotes compliance with regulations; guidelines, and accreditation requirements.  The RN will also evaluate quality of resident care and and outcomes as they related to healthcare-associated infections. 


Job Requirements

Requirements

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and is currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of Wisconsin
  • Wound Care Certified required
  • Infection Control experience preferred
  • Experience in nursing long-term care and supervisory experience preferred
  • Currently certified in CPR
  • Ability to develop policies and procedures
  • Ability to teach and evaluate clinical performance

 


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