Advanced Clinical Specialist Wound Care Nursing Support

Advanced Clinical Specialist Wound Care Nursing Support

  • King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center - Riyadh
  • Riyadh, Saudi Arabia


Responsible and accountable for the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment including planning, implementation and evaluation of specialized care to a specific patient population initiates research and staff education and development activities

Education / Qualification Required:

  • Master’s degree in Nursing with clinical focus required
  • Current Registered Nurse Licensure
  • Specialty qualification related to Wound Care
  • WOCN and board certification required.

Experience Post-Qualifications:

Six (6) years acute care hospital experience with minimum two (2) years specialty experience required


Current and clean medical license to practice in country of origin or country to practice

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Obtains clinical histories, conducts physician examinations and obtains tests related to area of specialization
  • Develops implements and evaluates patients plant of care
  • Makes diagnostic decisions based on interpretation and evaluation of patient’s data, tests results and symptoms
  • Prescribes medications
  • Performs investigations and provides treatments and therapies based on specialty
  • Counsels and advises patients on issues related to specialist area
  • Holds Nurse led outpatients clinics
  • Collaborates with physicians regarding diagnostic and treatment options
  • Collaborates with the multidisciplinary team
  • Supervises management of patient care provided by Clinical Specialists
  • Utilizes principles of research and evidence based practice to guide standards of patient care
  • Audits data collection for statistical analysis and initiates performance improvement as necessary based on data and best evidence
  • Develops patient education material and health promotion programs
  • Develops education programs and provides staff development in collaboration with Nursing Development and Saudization
  • Is involved in the development of evidence based standards of care and IPPs in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team
  • Provides statistical reports
  • Liaison with international Associations
  • Participates in hospital wide committees
  • Follows all Hospital related policies and procedures
  • Participates in self and other’s education, training and development, as applicable
  • Performs other related duties as assigned