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Wichita, KS, United States

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Description

SHIFT: PRN

SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem

Registered Nurse IV Therapy

Shift: PRN

Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER, a campus of Wesley Healthcare, provides patients with convenient access to expert healthcare, surgical care and emergency services. Our 99-bed facility provides world-class medical care while promoting wellness, healthy lifestyles and community health education programs and screenings. Wesley Woodlawn is also home to Wesley’s Bariatric Surgery program, which is accredited by the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Wesley Woodlawn is consistently recognized for delivering the highest quality care. As the only full-service hospitals in Wichita to earn a coveted 5-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in 2019, Wesley Medical Center and Wesley Woodlawn rank in the top 6.4% of hospitals nationwide for patient safety and quality of care. The two facilities are also the only hospitals in the region recognized with “A” safety scores by The Leapfrog Group, an independent hospital watchdog organization, in its Spring 2019 Hospital Safety Score rankings.


Position Description: 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.

  • Delivers patient-centered nursing care in accordance with standards of care defined by Wesley Medical Center
  • Systematically evaluates the quality and effectiveness of nursing practice by participation in quality of care activities to initiate, implement, and sustain process improvements
  • Acquires and maintains current knowledge in nursing practice and education
  • Monitors the patient’s progress toward the attainment of outcomes
  • Contributes to the professional development of peers, colleagues and others
  • Collaborates with the patient, significant others and health care providers in providing and advocating for patient care
  • Considers safety and cost effectiveness when delivering patient care
  • Decisions and actions on behalf of patients are determined in an ethical manner
  • Participates in the improvement of operational functions of the department
  • Establishes and maintains effective and respectful communication in development of all collaborative relationships
  • Evaluates and participates in opportunities for outstanding service to all customers and accepts responsibility in partnership that is equally respectful to everyone
  • Demonstrates the ability to apply knowledge of age-appropriate competencies to department specific population
  • Ability to utilize critical thinking and problem solving skills to identify, interpret, and access appropriate resources in patient specific scenario(s)
  • Secures, administers and handles medication according to established guidelines

 

Qualifications

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

  • NIH SS Certification course (as specified in policy)

  • Cardiac Medical Unit (63320) RN’s and Acute Care Unit (63420) RNs:  Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) verification course within allotted timeframe, as specified in policy

Preferred Registration, Licensure or Certification

  • Successful completion of Dysrhythmia Exam within allotted time frame, 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


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Facility: Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER
Job ID: 26330-22415
Category: Nursing - Professional
Contract: PRN/Per Diem
Shift: PRN
Job Class: PRN

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