Job Description

LVHN-Pocono · Wound Care Bartonsville
600 Commerce Blvd. Stroudsburg, PA 18360
RN – Inpatient Clinical
Per Diem Status, Day Shift, 8
Posted 07/30/2021
Req # 29596
Union: N/A
Imagine a career at one of the nation’s most advanced health networks.
Be part of an exceptional health care experience. Join the inspired, passionate team at Lehigh Valley Health Network, a nationally recognized, forward-thinking organization offering plenty of opportunity to do great work.
LVHN has been ranked among the “Best Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report for 23 consecutive years. We’re a Magnet(tm) Hospital, having been honored five times with the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s prestigious distinction for nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes in our Lehigh Valley region. Finally, Lehigh Valley Hospital – Cedar Crest, Lehigh Valley Hospital – Muhlenberg, Lehigh Valley Hospital- Hazleton, and Lehigh Valley Hospital – Pocono each received an ‘A’ grade on the Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group in 2020, the highest grade in patient safety. These recognitions highlight LVHN’s commitment to teamwork, compassion, and technology with an unrelenting focus on delivering the best health care possible every day.
Whether you’re considering your next career move or your first, you should consider Lehigh Valley Health Network.

Job Summary: Acts as a consultant, educator and researcher in the areas of enterostomal therapy and wound care management. Establishes objectives, goals and priorities for selected patients/families care, nursing staff education and organizational objectives within the framework of the specialized areas of practice. Actively responds to consults, assesses patients, and offers recommendations for continued treatment.

Minimum Requirements: Nursing degree required.

Three (3) years experience in Medical/Surgical Nursing required. WOCN Certification within three (3) months of hire date required.

Knowledge of computer skills preferred. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to effectively interact with all levels of hospital management, staff, physicians, patients, families and the general public.

Preferred Qualifications: BSN preferred.

Experience in Enterostomal Therapy preferred. Teaching experience is preferred.

Licensure and Certifications: Driver’s license valid in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania;Must have current license as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Influenza vaccination and COVID-19 Vaccination is required for all colleagues unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice. Applicants possessing a medical marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive positions.
Lehigh Valley Health Network is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with, and where applicable, in addition to federal, state and local employment regulations, Lehigh Valley Health Network will provide employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or other such protected classes as may be defined by law. All personnel actions and programs will adhere to this policy. Personnel actions and programs include, but are not limited to recruitment, selection, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, benefits, educational programs and/or social activities.

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