HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Supv Critical Care in Wichita, Kansas

Position Requirements//

RequiredRegistration,LicensureorCertification

l CurrentLicensureintheStateofKansasasaRegisteredProfessionalNurse(RN)

l CurrentBasicLifeSupport(BLS)verificationcourse,asspecifiedinpolicy

l SuccessfulcompletionofDysrhythmiaExamwithinallottedtimeframe,asspecifiedinpolicy

l AdvancedCardiacLifeSupport(ACLS)verificationcoursewithinallottedtimeframe,asspecifiedinpolicy

l ForANMsinMICU-NIH

PreferredRegistration,LicensureorCertification

l ForANMsinMICU-CRRT

l ForANMsinSICU-TNCC,CRRT,NIH

RequiredEducationorExperience

l Graduateofanaccreditedschoolofprofessionalnursing

PreferredEducationorExperience

l None

RequiredKnowledgeandSkills

l Abilitytoutilizethenursingprocessintheprovisionofnursingcareincluding,butnotlimitedto,administeringtreatmentsandmedications,interpretingdiagnostictests,formulatingaplanofcare,collaboratingwithotherhealthcareprovidersand providingeducationtopatientsand/orsignificantothers

l Demonstratedabilitytocommunicateeffectively

l Possess personalcomputerskills

l Abilitytomulti-task,delegateandprioritize

l Possessproblemsolvingand criticalthinkingskills

l Abilitytocollaboratewithotherhealthcareproviders

l Abilitytoeducatepatientsand/orsignificantothers

l Followsandmaintainscurrentevidencebasedandresearchdrivennursingpracticesandqualitymeasuresincludingbutnotlimitedto:

l VAP preventionandimplementationofVAPbundle

l Skin&WoundCareincludingpreventionofpressurewounds

l Meeting&ExceedingCoreMeasuresasdeterminedbyNationalStandards

l ProactivecaretoreduceCatheterAcquiredUTIs

l ProtectingpatientsafetyandbeingcognizantofFallRiskand interventionstopreventfalls

l Utilizingrestraintssafelyasperhospitalpolicy

l Displaycompetenceinthefollowing(maybeunitspecific-trainingprovidedduringorientation):

l InterpretingEKGrhythms

l VasoactiveandCardiacIVmedications

l Ventilatormanagement

l MediTechdocumentationincludingvisualflowsheet

l ArterialandVenousblooddraws

l Obtaining12-leadEKGs

PreferredKnowledgeandSkills

l None

Title: Supv Critical Care

Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00323-17440