HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Transition Telemetry Unit in Wichita, Kansas

**Registered Nurse (RN) Surgical Telemetry

Work for one of the most experienced and comprehensive medical centers in Kansas!

Wesley is the hospital of choice for thousands of people in Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Their preference for Wesley extends well beyond the high-quality medical services Wesley offers. It includes the spirit of intensive caring that inspires and guides everyone who works at Wesley Medical Center. Wesley Medical Center is an acute-care center licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets. As a leader in overall recommended care, Wesley treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more than 6,000 babies – more than any hospital in a 13-state region. Wesley provides the most extensive emergency network in Wichita with the Wesley ER, Wesley West ER and Galichia ER. Founded in 1912 by a regional organization of the Methodist Church, Wesley has been an HCA facility since 1985. Wesley owns and operates Galichia Heart Hospital, WESLEYCare Clinics and the Pediatric Center of Kansas.

  • This position is responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation.
  • Responsible for directing and coordinating all nursing care for the department -specific patient population in accordance with the standards of nursing care and practice as defined by Wesley Medical Center and the Kansas Nurse Practice Act.
  • Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and achievement of desired patient outcomes.
  • Supports the organization vision and mission.
  • Utilizes knowledge of patient’s age and cultural diversity in the provision of patient care.
  • Contributes to the provision of quality nursing care through performance improvement techniques that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care.

    Required Registration, Licensure or Certification

  • Current Licensure in the State of Kansas as a Registered Professional Nurse (RN)

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course, as specified in policy
  • For FT/PT RNs in 60810 - ONS Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Course (ONS Chemo), as specified in policy
  • For RNs in 609 and 61310 - Successful completion of Dysrhythmia Exam within allotted time frame, as specified in policy
  • For RNs in 61310 – Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) verification course within allotted timeframe, as specified in policy

    Required Education or Experience

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing

    Required Knowledge and Skills

  • Ability to utilize the nursing process in the provision of nursing care including, but not limited to, administering treatments and medications, interpreting diagnostic tests, formulating a plan of care, collaborating with other health care providers and providing education to patients and/or significant others

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively
  • Possess personal computer skills
  • Ability to multi-task, delegate and prioritize
  • Possess problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to collaborate with other health care providers
  • Ability to educate patients and/or significant others

    Preferred Knowledge and Skills

  • Acute care experience Do you meet/exceed the above criteria? Apply today for immediate consideration.

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Transition Telemetry Unit

Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00323-17367