SCL Health WOCN Clinical Nurse Educator in Wheat Ridge, Colorado
You.You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Wound OstomyContinence (WOCN) Clinical Nurse Educator.Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold.Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support.You know how to stay organized and move fast. You have a natural inclinationfor teaching, positivity, and compassion. You find the healing andtreatment of wounds both fascinating and rewarding.You're great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the rightteam is invincible.Us. is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organizationthat focuses on person-centered care. Our 249-bed community-based hospital hasbeen awarded the highest national recognition possible for nursing excellence- Magnet designation - by the ANCC. We are proud to extend the mission of SCLHealth by providing comprehensive, specialty care to the poor, thevulnerable, our communities and each other. Dating back to 1905, we areproud of the rich history and inspiring mission our hospital has embodied forover 110 years. are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generouspackage includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is morethan a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being.To that end, we've launched a Healthy Living program to address yourholistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digitaltools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We alsooffer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.We.Together we'll align mission and careers, values and workplace. We'llencourage joy and take pride in our integrity.We'll laugh at each other's jokes (even the bad ones). We'll helloand high five. We'll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value ofspirituality in healing.We're proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.Your day.As a WOCN Clinical RN Educator you need to know how to:Provide clinical expertise relating to assigned area for patients, familiesas well as for a variety of health professionals. Utilize the nursing processfor each patient through the nursing assessment, planning, implementationand evaluation. Assist in coordinating a multi-disciplinary approach topatient care with other members of the care team.Provide individual and group education to patients and families. Provideaccurate assessments of a patient's physical and emotional status,identify learning needs and any unique special requirements needed tofacilitate a positive learning environment for the patient and patientsupport/family.Provide education, both formal and informal, for patients, families,members of the health care team and the community in specialty area.Act as a resource person to health care professionals in the hospital, homecare, and the community regarding specialty area.Consult with physicians regarding patient's treatment and educational plans.Develop communication tools to support effective education and diseasemanagement.Your experience.We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is whywe require:Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN)Current Colorado RN license or compact license with the ability to obtainColorado RN licenseCurrent BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart AssociationMinimum of three (3) years of relevant nursing experience and two (2)years of previous formal education activitiesPreferred:Master's Degree in Nursing (MSN)Graduate of accredited Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurse Education ProgramMembership in professional organizationYour next move.Now that you know more about being a WOCN Clinical RN Educator on our team wehope you'll join us. At SCL Health you'll reaffirm every day how much youlove this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.