Wound Ostomy Clinician- General Surgery

Location
UVMMC - Medical Center - Main Campus
Location and Address
Location Address: 111 Colchester Avenue, Burlington Vermont
Building Name
Building Name: UVMMC - Medical Center - Main Campus
Department
General Surgery
Schedule Full Time / Regular
Standard Hours
40
Shift
Day-8hr (United States of America)
Primary Shift
7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Weekend Needs
None
Weekend Needs
None
Recruiter
Tia Trottier
Job Requisition ID
R0035345

This is a bargaining union position.

Job Description

Monday-Friday day shift, no nights, holidays or weekends!

External RNs with at least 1 year of experience are eligible for up to a $10,000 Sign on bonus (prorated for part time roles). The bonus will be paid out as a $5,000.00 gross pay adjustment in the first pay check and the remaining $5,000.00 will be paid upon completion of one year of satisfactory service

The Wound Ostomy Clinician is responsible for the clinical coordination of care related to wound, ostomy and continence patients. Coordination of care extends across the University of Vermont Medical Center and to the outside community. (S)he applies specialized knowledge through direct patient care (and family care, teaching of patients and family), teaching, consultation, research, guidance of other nursing personnel and other members of the health care team. (S)He provides advanced professional nursing care to patients in varying states of health and illness through assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of the patient's health needs. The Wound Ostomy Clinician provides direct care to patients and families, as well as teaching and preparation for continuing care. The Wound Ostomy Clinician is an experienced nurse who is the clinical expert and resource within the division, health care service and organization at large. The Wound Ostomy Clinician demonstrates clinical leadership skills through mentoring and providing educational programs for staff.

EDUCATION:

State of Vermont Registered Nurse (RN) license required. The University of Vermont Medical Center is moving toward an all Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) workforce. All external candidates hired into, or current employees promoted to, a RN position will be required to obtain their BSN as outlined in the terms of their offer letter. Current internal RNs are strongly encouraged to pursue a BSN to support this initiative.

Ostomy certification preferred.

EXPERIENCE:

Minimum of 2 years relevant RN clinical experience in specialty area.