HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse PICU PRN in Wichita, Kansas
Come join our Pediatric Team as an RN!
One of the most experienced and comprehensive medical centers in Kansas! Wesley Medical Center 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 also 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, level I trauma center and licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets. As a leader in overall recommend 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 Healthcare owns and operates Wesley Medical Center, Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER, Wesley Children’s Hospital, Wesley West ER, Wesley Derby ER and multiple WesleyCare clinics.
Wesley Children’s Hospital provides the widest range of expert pediatric care in the region. Children at Wesley are cared for by more than 50 pediatric specialists and subspecialists using state-of-the-art technology in a family-centered healing environment.
Here's what you can expect from being an RN in our units: · You will be responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation · You will direct and oversee 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 · You will collaborate with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and achievement of desired patient outcomes · You will support the organization's vision and mission and utilize knowledge of patient's age and cultural diversity in the provision of patient care · You will contribute to the provision of quality nursing care through performance improvement techniques that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care · You will systematically evaluate the quality and effectiveness of nursing practice by participation in quality of care activities to initiate, implement, and sustain process improvements · You will acquire and maintain current knowledge in nursing practice and education · You will monitor the patient's progress toward the attainment of outcomes · You will contribute to the professional development of peers, colleagues and others · You will collaborate with the patient, significant others and health care providers in providing and advocating for patient care · You will consider safety and cost effectiveness when delivering patient care · Your decisions and actions on behalf of patients are determined in an ethical manner · You will participate in the improvement of operational functions of the department · You will establish and maintain effective and respectful communication in development of all collaborative relationships
· You will evaluate and participate in opportunities for outstanding service to all customers and accept responsibility in partnership that is equally respectful to everyone
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I'm interested, what is required for this position? · You have a current Registered Nurse License in the state of Kansas, and current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification through the American Heart Association · Are you a graduate of an accredited school of nursing? Outstanding! · Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) verification course, as specified in policy · We would prefer any of the following certifications; Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP), Trauma Core Course (TNCC) preferred for Pediatrics, Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), Trauma Core Course (TNCC) verification course, as specified in policy, Chemotherapy & Biotherapy (APHON) - required if giving chemotherapy, and successful completion of the Wesley Dysrhythmia exam within allotted timeframe, as specified in policy · 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 · We prefer candidates have 1 to 2 years of pediatric experience, but also open to new graduates
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: Registered Nurse PICU PRN
Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00323-23488