Job Description & Requirements
Enterostomal Therapy Nurse - Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurse - (ET RN - ET/WOC RN - WOCN RN - CWOCN RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8 D/E Pay Rate: $1718.00 - 1894.00
Provides follow-up and interventions to patients diagnosed with ostomies, draining wounds, fistulae, or skin
breakdown secondary to pressure, incontinence, venous hypertension, arterial insufficiency, trauma, surgery or
diabetic neuropathy and other related skin issues.
Provides direct patient care counseling of individuals anticipating surgery which may result in the creation of a stoma,
individualized instruction for those who have an abdominal stoma for the diversion of stool or urine, or assessment
and treatment recommendations for the above stated skin breakdown conditions. Assists patient through continuum
of care for management of related issues. Evaluates new and currently used products for ostomy, continence and
wound care. Makes recommendations to patients in obtaining related products.
Assesses individual patient needs and goals, and provides educational programs to physicians, nursing, and other
paramedical professionals on ostomy/wound care management and self-care education. Conducts continuing
educational programs for physicians and nursing personnel. This helps provide current standards of practice for
ostomy patients. Provides patient/family teaching and education regarding ostomy/wound care and selfmanagement.
Minimum 1 year previous clinical nursing experience as a Registered Nurse in caring for patients with abdominal stomas, draining
wounds, fistulas, and pressure sores ulcers.
Demonstrated knowledge of pediatric and adult patient teaching principles.
Demonstrated knowledge of the gastrointestinal, genitourinary and integumentary systems including pathophysiology.
Effective communication skills.
Fine motor dexterity.
Wound Care RN (CWCN) and Ostomy (COCN) Nursing.
Certified Continence Nurse (CCCN) may be required as specified
BLS, Bachelor's Degree
About the Facility
Ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of America’s Best Hospitals, with five “high-performing” specialties including diabetes & endocrinology; urology; ear, nose & throat; geriatrics; and pulmonology, the Joint Commission-accredited Kaiser Fontana Medical Center is a modern teaching hospital that serves more than 400,000 community members and is opening a large addition in 2013.
Set against the canvas of the San Bernardino Mountains, Fontana offers easy access to the best of what Southern California has to offer. Ski the slopes at Big Bear Mountain, surf the waves at Huntington Beach, stroll the sidewalks of Hollywood—each destination is just over an hour away. In town you’ll find the live dinner theater Center Stage, the Art Depot cultural arts facility, the Auto Club Speedway, and dozens of parks and recreation facilities.
Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:
Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
Medical plans with dental and vision
Complimentary, high-quality private housing
401(k) and flex spending options
Accident and short-term disability coverage
Free continuing education (CE) courses
Guaranteed pay program
Tuition discount program
About the Company
Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation’s top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.
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Dec 5th, 2019