Providence St. Joseph Health

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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health RN - Home Health (WOCN) in Mission Viejo, California

St. Joseph Home Care is calling for a Wound Ostomy and Continence RN (WOCN) to serve patients in the Mission Viejo area!

Benefits: Full Range of benefits, Medical, Dental, Vision and 401K

Schedule: Part time - Occasional Remote Work

Shift: Day


Job Summary:

The Certified Wound Ostomy Nurse coordinates and provides care in the home care setting to patients with ostomies, draining wounds, fistulas, pressure ulcers, acute and/or chronic wounds, and incontinence. Patient care will reflect the physician/agency/health system philosophy and high standards of nursing care for patients. The care includes providing hands-on care as well as education to the patient and PCG(s). Instructs nurses, physicians, and other health care team members in the care of patients with ostomies, draining wounds, fistulas, pressure ulcers, acute and/or chronic wounds, and incontinence. Performs related supply management and documentation tasks.


  • Effective communication skills (verbal and written).

  • Ability to prioritize and critically think.

  • Good understanding of computer software and can easily adapt to computer programs.

  • Organizational skills.

  • Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints, regulatory agencies or members of the business community.

  • Time management.

  • Flexibility to adapt to new and changing situations.

  • Demonstrates Values based customer service skills.

    Position Requirements:

    Education: Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

    Experience: 1 year Nursing experience.

    License and Certification:

  • Current RN licensure.

  • Current Certified Wound Ostomy and Continence Nurse ( WOCN ) Licensure.

  • Basic Life Support.

  • CA Driver’s license.

  • Proof of auto insurance.

    Preferred Position Qualifications:


  • 1 year CWOCN employment experience.

  • 2 years RN experience.

  • 1 year Home Health experience.

Since 1988, St. Joseph Health, Home Care Services has been a trusted leader in home health, hospice and infusion pharmacy, helping clients throughout Orange County, Los Angeles County and the Inland Empire receive the quality care they need in the comfort of their home. A member of the St. Joseph Hoag Health alliance, St. Joseph Health, Home Care Services is guided by our core values of excellence, service, dignity and justice in everything we do. With over 700 caring employees, we are dedicated to restoring the health and well-being of clients and families at all stages of life’s journey.St. Joseph Health, Home Care Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Joseph Health, Home Care Services complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Company: SJH Home Health Network

Category: Emergency Nursing