HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) (T4) Nights – Med/Surg Telemetry in Wichita, Kansas

For more than 100 years, Wesley Healthcare has provided exceptional healthcare to thousands of families in Wichita and throughout Kansas and northern Oklahoma.

Wesley is the hospital of choice for thousands of people in Kansas and northern Oklahoma. At Wesley, our patients receive comprehensive care from the most experienced physicians in Kansas. Our patients’ preference for Wesley extends well beyond the high-quality medical services we offer. It includes the spirit of intensive caring that inspires and guides everyone who works at our facilities.

Founded in 1912 by a regional organization of the Methodist Church, Wesley has been an HCA facility since 1985. Wesley owns and operates Wesley Children’s Hospital, Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER and, soon, the new Wesley Derby ER. Come, be a part of our growth and highly engaged teams!

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Registered Nurse - Med/Surg Tele - FT Nights

The Registered Nurse provides age appropriate care to his/her patients based on criteria that is age appropriate and is based on the physical, psychosocial, cultural, safety and learning needs of the individual patient. The Registered Nurse may rotate to other areas other than his/her normally assigned service area/s, and will perform only those duties for which he/she has demonstrated competency. The Registered Nurse performs delegated duties consistent with his/her scope of practice and functions within the philosophy and overall plan of care delivery at WESLEY WOODLAWN HOSPITAL & ER. The Registered Nurse displays positive support for WESLEY WOODLAWN HOSPITAL & ER as well as the entire HealthONE organization. The RN cares for the geriatric, adult, and adolescent patient populations.

Position Requirements:

Provides patient care utilizing the nursing process – assessment, care planning, implementation, and reassessment – for identified patient population per the Kansas Nurses Association

ž Documents patient care administered.

ž Promotes interdisciplinary communication and care. The delivery of care is based on the age, physical, psychosocial, cultural, safety and learning needs of the individual patient.

ž Supervises contract RNs, LPN, MST, CNA, UC.

ž Cares for medical and surgical cardiac patients undergoing antiarrhythmic therapy, invasive treatments or procedures, cardiovascular surgery and patients with pulmonary disease, who require an intermediate level of care.

ž Monitors and assesses patients requiring continuous cardiac monitoring (telemetry).

ž Manages patients requiring mechanical ventilation or IV Insulin therapy.

ž Provides postoperative care for cardiovascular surgery patients including coronary artery bypass, femoral-popliteal bypass, thoracotomy/lobectomy and abdominal aneurysm repair.

ž The Medical/Surgical Unit provides care to patients who no longer need, or do not need the level of care provided in the Intensive Care Unit, but requires a greater amount of care than that which can be provided on a general acute unit. Services provided include telemetry monitoring.

Licensure/Certification/Registration:

Current Registered Nurse License in the State of Kansas

Current BCLS Certification

Current ACLS certification

Education:

Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing BSN desirable

Experience:

Acute care / hospital experience preferred, but not required.

One year experience in Telemetry or Step-down preferred, but not required

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

Demonstrates good organizational skills. Provides safe and appropriate patient care within the Standards of Nursing Practice at WESLEY WOODLAWN HOSPITAL & ER

ž Displays appropriate judgment and problem solving skills

ž Communicates positively and professionally with all internal and external customers.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) (T4) Nights – Med/Surg Telemetry

Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Woodlawn Hospital %26 ER

Requisition ID: 26330-16376