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  • Direct Hire (TBD at contract phase)

Job Description

Promise Hospital of East Los Angeles (SUBURBAN MEDICAL CENTER):  The Wound Care Nurse provides direct and indirect patient care and is responsible for the implementation and management of care for draining wounds, fistulas, pressure ulcers, skin breakdown and incontinence.  Duties also include the assimilation and reporting of performance data and productivity statistics for quality management.  The Wound Care Nurse will coordinate communication with the interdisciplinary team on patient wound status and barriers to discharge.

Job Requirements

  1. Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing
  2. Must hold a current state license and must maintain license renewal in accordance with the standards of the State Board of Nursing
  3. Certification in wound care preferred
  4. Certification in sharp debridement procedures preferred
  5. Must be able to read, write, and speak English, as well as possess good verbal and written communications skills
  6. Basic computer skills with minimal guidancePHYSICAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTS: Physical:         Walking –       up to 50%      Standing –     up to 75%      Kneeling –     up to 10%

    Sitting-           up to 25%      Pushing –      up to 10%      Bending –      up to 25%

    Squatting –    up to 10%      Pulling –         up to 10%      Reaching –    up to 35%

    Lifting –           up to 50lbs    Wrist/Finger Movements –  up to 90%


Minimum one year experience in wound care

Minimum one year acute care nursing experience

I.V. certification.

Licenses & Certifications


Ctfd Wound Ostomy Contine


Registered Nurse


  • Health Insurance or HSA Account
  • Retirement Plan
  • Reimbursements (Travel, CEU, License and Certifications)

Screening Process

  1. Submit Application – click here
  2. Provide requested documentation
  3. Complete health, background and competency screening
  4. Attend facility specific orientation and training

How To Apply

  1. Apply Online – click here
  2. Call us (818)225-7918
  3. Email us
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Promise Hospital of East Los Angeles is a 213-bed hospital specializing in long-term acute care services. Comprised of two campuses, with the principal location being the 177-bed Suburban Medical Center in Paramount, and the East Los Angeles campus, a 36-bed hospital located in the downtown Los Angeles area, our facility is the largest long-term acute care provider in the region.


In addition to traditional long-term acute care services such as respiratory care, advanced wound care and rehabilitation therapies, our facility provides full in-house radiology and interventional radiology services; broad-based surgical procedures including complex spine and orthopedic total joint replacement; and outpatient services including a wound care clinic.

  • Address Los Angeles
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