Wound Ostomy Clinical Nurse

  • UCSF
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Apr 02, 2024
Full time Nurse - Clinical Specialist

Job Description

Job Summary
Applies extensive knowledge of clinical education and training practices to develop and deliver education and training content for all levels of clinicians, primarily nurses, at the medical center. Mentors nurse educators and functions as a leader and information resource. Holds in-depth specialty knowledge within a nursing discipline. Leads or oversees the implementation of new programs.

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The Wound Care Team provides consultative service to inpatients across adult services at UCSF. They also provide clinical leadership for evidence-based practice, quality improvement, and nursing education for skin, wound and ostomy care. The Wound Care Team is an integral team on the Clinical Practice and Research Team division of the UCSF Center for Nursing Excellence and Innovation. The mission of the Center of Nursing Excellence & Innovation is to prepare and support UCSF nurses to be expert clinicians and authentic leaders who provide high quality compassionate care, foster the spirit of clinical inquiry, promote professional development and enhance a culture of diversity and inclusivity.

Required Qualifications
  • Minimum of three (3) years of recent clinical nurse experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of developing and delivering clinical nursing education and training material for orientation, class training and skills / competency learning and leadership development.
  • Advanced interpersonal skills to participate in the development and delivery of new education and training programs and to develop positive working relationships with nursing staff and leadership.
  • Advanced organizational and project management skill to lead a team, prioritize tasks, and see projects through from inception to completion on schedule.
  • Advanced skills in written and verbal communications to convey the most complex clinical, technical, and education and training information in a clear and concise manner, and to produce high-quality reports, documentation, and presentations.
  • Advanced knowledge of a broad spectrum of professional nursing practices and issues and in-depth knowledge in a clinical nursing specialty area.
  • Advanced
  • knowledge of methodology for conducting evidence-based research, data collection, analysis, and reporting. Advanced critical thinking and problem-solving skills to manage multiple levels of information and responsibilities, and to quickly assess highly-complex and urgent problems to develop an expedient path of resolution.
Preferred Qualifications
n/a
License/Certification
  • Bachelor’s degree or Master’s entry to practice degree from accredited Nursing program
  • Active licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of California
  • WOCN Certification -CWOCN, CWON (may be in progress with completion withing 1 year of hire)
  • Current American Heart Association BLS (CPR) certification
About UCSF
At UCSF Health, our mission of innovative patient care, advanced technology and pioneering research is redefining what’s possible for the patients we serve – a promise we share with the professionals who make up our team.

Consistently ranked among the top 10 hospitals nationwide by U.S. News & World Report – UCSF Health is committed to providing the most rewarding work experience while delivering the best care available anywhere. In an environment that allows for continuous learning and opportunities for professional growth, UCSF Health offers the ideal atmosphere in which to best use your skills and talents.
Pride Values
UCSF is a diverse community made of people with many skills and talents. We seek candidates whose work experience or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to professionalism, respect, integrity, diversity and excellence – also known as our PRIDE values.

In addition to our PRIDE values, UCSF is committed to equity – both in how we deliver care as well as our workforce. We are committed to building a broadly diverse community, nurturing a culture that is welcoming and supportive, and engaging diverse ideas for the provision of culturally competent education, discovery, and patient care. Additional information about UCSF is available at diversity.ucsf.edu

Join us to find a rewarding career contributing to improving healthcare worldwide.

Education Level

Bachelors Degree

Experience (years)

3