Wound Care (LPN)
Company: Prestige Healthcare
Location: East Lansing
Posted on: June 10, 2021
Want more than just a job, looking for a career? MediLodge wants
We are currently hiring for a Wound Care Nurse.
MediLodge is a skilled nursing group that is looking for the
best, most compassionate employees to join our team.
A career with MediLodge is a rewarding one where you can see the
impact on residents and their family members.
We promote "growing our own" and are very involved in our
employees development, helping them to achieve their goals!
MediLodge offers Top Notch Benefit Packages to our
Student Loan Repayment Program
Opportunities for Advancement
Company Paid Life Insurance
Paid Sick & Vacation Time
Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
- Aflac and Colonial Ancillary Insurance Products
Help us make a difference!
Summary: Plans, coordinates and provides total nursing care for
our skilled nursing facility residents and provides supervision and
guidance to clinical staff members in relation to wound care. Scope
of work may be modified by state specific rules under the Nurse
- Graduate of accredited LPN/LVN School of Nursing
- Two year of nursing experience preferred.
Assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates the ostomy care for
patients on units
Provides advanced clinical guidance to physicians and nursing
staff for complex wound drainage, drainage confinement, skin
protection, and the prevention of pressure necrosis (skin
deterioration and skin loss)
Develops and conducts educational programs for staff
Determines appropriate nursing interventions for identified
patient problems, symptoms, and teaching needs
Develops a patient care plan and determines the equipment,
materials, and resources needed to successfully implement the care
Selects the stoma (opening) site on the patient prior to
surgery, based on the patient's anatomy, activity level, and
- Performs related responsibilities as required.
Skilled in directing and motivating the workforce.
Ability to work cooperatively as a member of a team.
Ability to communicate effectively with residents and their
family members, and at all levels of the organization.
Ability to react decisively and quickly in emergency
Knowledge of training techniques for clinical staff.
- Ability to maintain confidentiality.
This description is designed to indicate the general nature and
level of work for this position. It is not intended to describe
minor duties or other responsibilities that may be periodically
Keywords: Prestige Healthcare, East Lansing , Wound Care (LPN), Other , East Lansing, Michigan
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