Registered Nurse (RN) - Wound/Ostomy
Company: Mayo Clinic
Posted on: November 18, 2021
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The Wound Ostomy Nurse (WON) provides expert, integrated,
cost-effective quality patient care through the coordination of
clinical care for high-risk patients with complex issues across the
continuum of care settings. This nurse integrates knowledge of
advanced pathophysiology, human responses to health problems and
non-disease based etiologies to assess, plan and coordinate care,
monitor and evaluate patient outcomes. The WON supports
professional nursing practice across practice settings and across
the continuum of care to meet the needs of the patient and family.
Working collaboratively with other health care professionals, the
WON functions in the roles of care provider, educator and
consultant in a variety of settings throughout the medical center.
The WON will function within the Mayo Clinic Nursing Professional
Practice Model, which includes accountability for planning,
implementing, evaluating and communicating all phases of nursing
care for assigned patients. The WON provides leadership through
activities such as preceptor role, informal and formal leadership
roles, and quality improvement efforts. The WON possesses excellent
communication skills; is skillful in mentoring and teaching; and
participates on committees or projects. The ANA Nursing: Scope and
Standards of Practice and the Scope and Standards for Wound, Ostomy
and Continence Specialty Practice Nursing provide a basis for the
practice of the WON.
Graduate of a baccalaureate Accreditation Commission for Education
in Nursing (ACEN) or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
(CCNE) accredited nursing program. If graduation did not occur
within the last two years, one year of RN experience in an
applicable care setting or one year of current LPN experience at
Mayo Clinic is required.
Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nursing (CWOCN) Certification
preferred. One year RN experience within the last five years
preferred. Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
Experience working in a team environment. Computer skills required,
prior experience with electronic medical record systems preferred.
Ability to work flexible hours, which may include days, evenings,
nights, holidays, and weekends and on-call. Ability to adapt to
unpredictable situations within the work setting. Demonstrated
leadership, effective communicator, and excellent critical thinking
skills. May work at multiple locations and practice settings.
License or certification
Current RN license by applicable state requirements. WON
Certification within 24 months employment in the position.
Maintains current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers from
one of the following programs: American Heart Association; American
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with
internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate
is $31.48 per hour.
Hours / Pay period
48 hours in a two week pay period
Monday-Friday, days off will vary. Hours range from 7am to 5pm.
Travel to Bloomer, Menomonie, Osseo and Eau Claire required.
No weekends or holidays required.
Barron, population 3,300 and neighboring Rice Lake, population
8,300 have everything from pristine lakes, nature trails and nature
preserves to modern shopping with everything you might need. But
best of all-and for those seeking peace and quiet-a great place to
go to just relax. Recreational activities of our Northland area are
numerous: fishing, swimming, hiking, hunting, premier golf courses,
snowmobiling, skiing, hockey, curling, bowling, roller skating and
stock car racing, along with social and cultural events. Barron and
Rice Lake offer the best of small town living with big city
accessibility being located 55 miles north of Eau Claire, WI, and
100 miles northeast of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul,
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic
is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the
diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any
employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the
LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly
encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to
access job openings or to apply for a job are available.
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