LCMC Health RN/Enterostomal Therapy in New Orleans, Louisiana

The Certified Enterostomal Therapy Nurse works within the scope of nursing practice and provides direct patient care utilizing the nursing process: assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation, and evaluation. The ET nurse specializes in the care of patients with selected disorders of the gastrointestinal, genitourinary and integumentary systems, including educations and assistance with stoma care, wounds and fistulas, pressure ulcers, vascular ulcers, and neuropathic ulcers. (2009)

Must be ET certified*