Alden Estates of Orland Park

IL, US

Wound Care Nurse

$54,000-$106,500 / YEAR

We are currently seeking a Nurse to join our leadership team to function as the Wound Care Nurse/Treatment Coordinator!

As an integral part of the nursing leadership team, the Wound Care Nurse is responsible for the monitoring and assessment of wounds along with monitoring the effectiveness of current wound treatment plans. The Wound Care Nurse will also be capable of regularly communicating and rounding with the Wound Care Physician in addition to conducting education and training for staff regarding the wound care program and related preventative technique. Candidates will be capable of completing the MDS and CAA's related to skin and be able to develop and author care plans related to skin breakdown and wound care and monitor to ensure care plans are followed.

We offer many opportunities for professional advancement, as well as a competitive salary and benefit package that includes a generous tuition reimbursement plan to help you achieve your professional and educational goals!

Job Requirements

Qualified candidates must possess a current, unencumbered Nursing license issued by the State of Illinois along with current CPR certification.  Ideal candidates will have experience working in a Long Term Care setting or equivalent, but those with only a genuine interest in wound care will also be considered.