Registered Nurse - RN-ICU II / VC Hospital St. Joseph / PRN Days

Location
Via Christi Health, KS, Wichita, KS
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jan 14, 2018
Closes
Jan 17, 2018
Specialty
ICU / CCU, Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job ID: 228836

Registered Nurse - RN-ICU II / VC Hospital St. Joseph / PRN Days

Wichita, Kansas

Regular
/
Day

Additional Job Information

Title: RN-ICU II

City, State:  Wichita, KS

Location:  VC Hospital St. Joseph

Department:   Intensive Care Unit 003

Additional Job Details:  PRN Days

Marketing Statement

Via Christi Health's rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region dates back more than 100 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, Via Christi Health, part of Ascension, is the largest provider of healthcare services in Kansas. Based in Wichita, we serve Kansas and northeast Oklahoma through our doctors, hospitals, senior villages and health services.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The RN-ICU II provides direct nursing care to critically ill patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.

  • Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.

  • Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.

  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.

  • Utilizes critical thinking to appropriately delegate tasks and evaluate the effectiveness of care.

  • Assists patients and families to integrate the impact of illness and recovery into their lifestyles, including, but not limited to care planning, patient/family education, discharge planning, and referrals.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

    • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) course completion card from the American Heart Association required within 1 (365 days) year of hire or job transfer date.

    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1.5 Months (45 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 

    • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Kansas Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:
  • Associate of Science 
    • Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN), or 3 year diploma in nursing required or must be obtained by hire or job transfer date Preferred that the college or university be accredited by NLN or CCNE BSN from an approved (Accredited by NLN or CCNE) college or university preferred and Two years of full or part time acute care experience required.

How To Apply

Are you ready to join the Via Christi team? Click "Apply Now" to complete the online application.

 

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

 

Please see the link below for more information.

 

 

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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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