Specialty APP- Wound Full Time

Employer
Inova
Location
Alexandria, Virginia
Posted
Oct 26, 2023
Closes
Dec 25, 2023
Ref
650169
Specialty
Other
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

Inova Health Wound Healing Centers is seeking a highly skilled and compassionate Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) to join our dynamic team. As an NP/PA in Wound Care, you will play a pivotal role in the assessment, treatment, and management of patients with complex wound care needs. Join us in providing exceptional care and improving patients' quality of life in our communities.

Responsibilities (Learn more about APPs at Inova Health):

  • Conduct comprehensive assessments of patients with acute and chronic wounds, including diabetic ulcers, pressure ulcers, surgical wounds, and traumatic injuries.
  • Develop and implement individualized wound care treatment plans based on evidence-based practices and patient-specific needs.
  • Perform wound debridement, dressing changes, and advanced wound care procedures.
  • Collaborate closely with physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals to coordinate patient care and treatment.
  • Educate patients and families on proper wound care techniques and prevention strategies.
  • Monitor and document patient progress, adjusting treatment plans as necessary.
  • Participate in wound care research and quality improvement initiatives.

Qualifications:

  • Current licensure as a Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA) in the state of Virginia
  • Certification as a Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurse (CWOCN) preferred for NPs.
  • Previous experience in wound care and wound management is highly desirable.
  • Active DEA or ability to obtain

Snapshot of Benefits:

  • Competitive salary including base salary and quality bonuses
  • Opportunities for professional development and continuing education.
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • Employee wellness programs
  • Customizable Health, dental, and retirement plans unique to the DC Metro and Northern Virginia Region
  • Full Details Here!

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