BeaumontRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Beaumont jobs

Registered Nurse-Director of Wound Care Services-Days - Wound Care

Company: Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas
Location: Beaumont
Posted on: September 10, 2023

Job Description:

Registered Nurse-Director of Wound Care Services-DaysWe are looking to add top talent to our Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas team.

Join us in performing Sacred Work!

Competitive benefits are offered including:

Matched Retirement Plan

Paid Time Off

Comprehensive Benefit Plan - Medical, Dental, Vision and Much More!

Bonus Potential


The Nurse Director is responsible for providing leadership for a designated patient care area. This individual has the accountability and responsibility for clinical operations ensuring that efficient and effective nursing care is provided to individuals and families in the patient care area in which they are employed. As a member of the Nursing Leadership Team, the Nurse Director makes decisions independently and in collaboration with the Chief Nursing Executive to promote the attainment of hospital goals in accordance with its mission.

ANA Standards of Practice:

A. Assessment: the registered nurse collects comprehensive data pertinent to the patient's health or the situation.

B. Diagnosis: the registered nurse analyzes the assessment data to determine the diagnoses or issues.

C. Outcomes Identification: the registered nurse identifies expected outcomes for a plan individualized to the patient or the situation.

D. Planning: the registered nurse develops a plan that prescribes strategies and alternatives to attain expected outcomes.

E. Implementation: the registered nurse implements the identified plan, coordinates care delivery, employs strategies to promote health and a safe environment.

F. Evaluation: the registered nurse evaluates progress toward attainment of outcomes.

G. Quality of Practice: the registered nurse systematically enhances the quality and effectiveness of nursing practice.

Essential Job Duties

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

* Advocates use of documented best practices and teaches/mentors staff to routinely utilize evidence-based data; Collaborates with nursing peers/faculty in nursing research and incorporates nursing research into practice.Maintains knowledge of current nursing practice and the roles and functions of their patient care team members.

* Ensures staff accountability by managing staff performance through rewards, recognition, coaching, counseling, and disciplinary action.Provides an environment where staff are actively engaged in shared governance and professional development activities.

* Understands, articulates, and ensures compliance with State Nurse Practice Act, Texas Department of Health regulations, regulatory agency standards, and policies of the organization.

* Synthesizes and integrates divergent viewpoints for the good of the organization; considers the impact of nursing decisions on the heath care organization as a whole.

* Develops, maintains, and ensures compliance with P&P for supervised department(s).Ensures department compliance with all other relevant hospital and CHC policies and procedures, as well as applicable laws and regulations.

* Displays sound fiscal judgment and control of department as evidenced by achieving budget targets, including but not limited to, hour/stat and cost/stat.

Required Education and Experience

Bachelor's degree in Nursing (BSN)

3 - 5 years related experience

Required License/Certifications

Current RN License in the state of Texas

BLS Certification

Unit specific competencies obtained within six months of hire or transfer date

* Strongly prefer previous wound care experience and/or WOCN / WCC certification.

Keywords: Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas, Beaumont , Registered Nurse-Director of Wound Care Services-Days - Wound Care, Executive , Beaumont, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Beaumont RSS job feeds