Sky Ridge Medical Center is a full service, destination hospital with a reputation for clinical excellence and world- class service. We offer compassionate care through our patient – centered program, which include everything from our adult and pediatric ERs and comprehensive Cancer Center to a focus on pregnancy and childbirth in our Birth Place as well as specialized acre in our Spine and Total Joint Center and Women's Hospital. We strive to go beyond your expectations in service to you and your family. Sky Ridge is a 286 bed hospital, located on the corner of I-25 and Lincoln Ave in Lone Tree, Colorado.
Performs the primary function of Registered Nurse in assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the care of patients at the Advanced Wound Center (AWC) in a case management model that includes a holistic approach to a defined and assigned case of wound care patients.
Essential Job Functions:
Initiate a nursing assessment of patient's condition upon admission.
Record assessment data in an orderly fashion and communicate pertinent information.
Assess, determine classification, and measure wounds accurately and in accordance with policy.
Assess compliance to the Clinical Pathway and communicate to the Physician
Identify patient care situations that require intervention, implement nursing actions and evaluate responses.
Document a plan of care, in collaboration with Physician, for all assigned patients.
Formulate desired outcomes specific to patient's problems and AWC protocols.
Implement wound care and HBO protocols as clinically indicated.
Complete new patient review form and participate in weekly meeting.
Accurately complete the superbill and ensure that all orders and charges are initiated accurately.
In collaboration with the Physician and other AWC employees, revise the plan of care and continuously reassess and evaluate until desired outcome is obtained.
Complete the 4-week reviews in the Multi-Disciplinary Plan of Care and communicate findings with Physician. Revise Plan of Care as indicated and consistent with Accelecare's Clinical Pathway.
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