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Wound Care Nurse & Infection Preventionist

Company: Brittany Manor
Location: Midland
Posted on: March 10, 2023

Job Description:

Brittany Manor - As the Wound Care/Infection Preventionist, you will provide primary skin care to guests, with an emphasis on treatment and therapy of skin disorders. You will also assist in modifying the treatment regimen to meet the physical and psychosocial needs of the guest, in accordance with established medical practices and the requirements of this state and the policies and goals of this facility. In addition, you will be responsible for designing systems and approving actions to prevent or control infections, based on surveillance reports of infections and infection potential among residents and staff.
At Ciena Healthcare, we take care of you too, with an attractive benefit package including:

Competitive pay,
Life Insurance,
401K with matching funds,
Health insurance,
AFLAC. - -
Employee discounts
Tuition Reimbursement
SPOTLIGHT, our virtual community and rewards and recognitions program, exclusively for Ciena staff members

*** $10,000 Sign on for RN ***$8,000 Sign on for LPN***
In addition, we will help you advance your career with tuition reimbursement, discounts and other support.
Some of the responsibilities of the Wound Care Nurse/Infection Preventionist include:

  • Confers with the Director of Nursing and/or other licensed nursing personnel regarding dermatologic disorders of guests in the facility.
    Identifies, manages and treats specific skin disorders, pressure ulcers, and primary and secondary lesions, and any skin issues directed to by Director of Nursing. Consults with the IDT concerning assessment evaluations and assist in planning and developing the skin Implements and maintains established policies and procedures relative to skin care treatments and interprets these as required, to the physician and responsible party.
    Provides, within established protocols and under the supervision of the physician, treatment for skin disorders as ordered by the physician.
    Ensures that residents with decubitus ulcers, vascular ulcers, and various other skin conditions receive appropriate treatment and/ or prophylactic treatment such as daily inspection, turning and activity, nourishment and incontinence care.
  • Monitor healthcare-associated infections.
  • Assess infection prevention problems and makes recommendations for corrective action.
  • Initiate, review, and revise infection prevention policies and procedures.
  • Conduct outbreak investigation and initiates control measures. And report communicable diseases to the state as required by law.


    • Current RN or LPN with licensure in MI
      CPR certification
    • 1-3 years of experience in long-term care setting preferred
    • Covid 19 vaccination or acceptable exemption required

      About Ciena Healthcare
      Ciena Healthcare is Michigan's largest provider of skilled nursing and rehabilitation care services.

      We serve our residents with compassion, concern, and excellence, believing that every one of them is a unique person who deserves our best each day that we care for them. - If you have a passion for improving the lives of those around you and working with others who feel the same way, Ciena is the place for you!

Keywords: Brittany Manor, Midland , Wound Care Nurse & Infection Preventionist, Healthcare , Midland, Michigan

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