RPCI offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties:
The Enterostomal Therapy Nurse participates in the assessment, planning, coordination, implementation and evaluation of Enterostomal Therapy (ET) services in clinical, ambulatory and outreach areas which serve adult and pediatric patient populations in accordance with the philosophy and objectives of the Department of Nursing and the standards of the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN). The Enterostomal Therapy Nurse is
responsible for providing specialized nursing care involving the care of patients with abdominal stomas, dermal wounds, pressure ulcers, incontinence and related skin conditions; assesses, plans, implements, evaluates, and documents education needs to ensure high quality enterostomal patient care; enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, inservice meetings and workshops.
License and Certification Requirements
1. License to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of New York; and
2. Board Certification in Enterostomal Therapy from the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing Society (WOCN).
Education and Experience
1. Bachelor’s degree in Nursing with graduation from an accredited Enterostomal Therapy Nurse Education Program and the equivalent of one (1) year of full-time experience in Oncology or Enterostomal Therapy nursing; or
2 .Bachelor’s degree in a science-related field and an Associate’s Degree in Nursing and graduation from an accredited Enterostomal Therapy Nurse Education Program and the equivalent of one (1) year of full-time experience in Oncology or Enterostomal Therapy nursing.
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