The Wound Ostomy Care Nurse (WOCN) improves the quality of patient care and nursing practice with resultant improved patient outcomes.
1. Clinical Expert
3. Consultant/Interdisciplinary Collaborator/Facilitator
5. Development of self and others
6. Change Agent
8. Performs other duties as assigned.
Education & Training:
MSN preferred, BSN required
Minimum of 3 years as a Registered Nurse in clinical practice.
Proficiency in the use of evidenced-based practice and computer literacy mandatory
Previous education and teaching experience preferred.
Demonstrated proficiency in written and verbal communication skills, didactic instruction, adult learning theories, competency assessment, promoting and supporting change and formulation and evaluation of learning goals and objectives desired.
License & Certification:
Current licensure as an RN in KY required.
Wound/Ostomy Care Certification required within 1 years of hire
BLS Healthcare Provider American Heart Association required.