Provide skin care to residents with an emphasis on prevention and treatment of skin disorders. The skin Care Coordinator works predominately with an adult geriatric population.
a. Demonstrates effective interviewing skills by eliciting information required
for accurate assessment.
b. Demonstrates assertive communication at all times.
c. Adapts communication to level of listener’s understanding on a one-to-one
basis with residents/families.
d. Interacts with others in a considerate, helpful and courteous manner.
e. Reads all written communication/minutes regarding unit activities.
f. Independently and accurately completes required administrative
documentation (weekly skin measurements, requisitions, etc.)
g. Independently completes and provides follow through on incident reports as
h. Orders and tracks the usage of supplies/equipment in prevention and
i. Communicates pertinent information and requests through established
j. Presents neat appearance in appropriate dress and identification as required by
a. Abides by the standards identified in FutureCare’s Statement of Corporate
Ethics and the Corporate Compliance Plan.
b. Oversees all direct wound care activities to assure practices are consistent.
c. Coordinates weekly skin rounds.
d. Recognizes learning needs of nursing personnel on unit and provides
instruction as necessary.
a. Other relevant duties as assigned
.b. Provides facility with yearly nursing license.
c. Submits requests for time off per policy.
d. Complies with schedule as posted and adheres to daily assignment.