CarePoint Health Coordinated Healthcare That's the Point!
- Uses the Nursing Process to plan, implement, direct, and evaluate patient care to achieve optimal patient outcomes. Works collaboratively with all other disciplines on assigned unit. - Consults, examines, selects and manages patients who could benefit from wound care and HBO therapy. - Keeps a complete and accurate record pertaining to the indications, rationale and progress of the patient treatments utilizing both hospital forms and company software. Evaluate effectiveness of plan of care and modifies, as appropriate. - Maintains communication with referring providers - physicians, podiatrists, nursing home, homecare agencies, etc. - Conducts appropriate patient discharge, follow up and onward referrals. Assists with the adherence of patient care protocols for both Wound Care and Hyperbaric treatments. - Ensures compliance to all hospital policies and procedures relating to orientations, evaluations, safety program and infection control. - Demonstrate competency in core & unit-specific clinical skills. Directly assists in the management of patients with altered skin integrity (pressure necrosis, wounds, fistulas, etc); including, but not limited to nurse visits, application of wound vacs and performing MIST Therapy. - Function as role model/preceptor for orientees, as assigned; cooperate in providing experiences for affiliating students. - HIPAA Compliance – complies with all of the Privacy and Confidentiality Policy and Procedures outlined in the “Privacy, Security and Confidentiality Agreement - Process and utilize all computerized patient care functions, e.g. ADT, diagnostic test results, etc. - Adheres to all Patient Safety Initiatives and Infection Control Procedures as outlined in the hospitals safety manual. Appropriate use of Hospital resources - supplies and equipment. - Provide hyperbaric chamber operations and maintenance as required. - Consistently acknowledges the patient, introduces self to the patient, informs the patient of the expected duration of today’s contact, provides an explanation of the service to be provided and how to bring forward any concerns and final, thanks the patient for their patronage.
EDUCATION: - Graduate of Accredited School of Nursing
EXPERIENCE: - One year of acute hospital experience
LICENSURE/QUALIFICATIONS: - Current License in NJ as a RN - BLS
360 degree coordinated care
With a focus on preventive medicine, healthcare education, and disease management, CarePoint Health provides patients with 360-degree-coordinated care delivered by the area’s best and most dedicated doctors, nurses, hospitals and medical staff.
CarePoint Health brings quality, patient-focused healthcare to Hudson County. Combining the resources of three area hospi...tals — Bayonne Medical Center, Christ Hospital in Jersey City, and Hoboken University Medical Center — CarePoint Health is a new approach to delivering healthcare that puts the patient front and center.
Our mission — to make Hudson County a healthier place for everyone through:
Truly coordinated care
We are a network of doctors, nurses and other medical professionals who surround you and your family with expertise and attentiveness. Everyone works together to provide complete coordination, from the doctor’s office to the hospital to your own home.
Top doctors who really care
Leading physicians join CarePoint Health because we give them the resources they need to provide the quality of care they want to deliver. CarePoint Health doctors take the time to listen to patients and their unique concerns, so that together, they can make the right decisions.
Three leading hospitals, united
CarePoint Health brings together three prominent Hudson County hospitals. As a patient, you benefit from the expertise and capabilities of a broad network of specialists and specialized technology.
A focus on preventive care
At CarePoint Health, all of our medical professionals emphasize preventive medicine and focus on educating patients on how to make healthy life choices.