HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - Pediatric Ambulatory Surgery Center - FT Days in Wichita, Kansas

/Our mission: Wesley cares by ensuring quality healthcare, providing compassion, offering comfort, and building trust with every patient, every time./

To learn more about Wesley Children's Care, please visit our website . Position Summary:

  • 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.

    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

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) verification course, as specified in policy

  • Trauma Core Course (TNCC) verification course, as specified in policy -/required for PICU/

    Preferred Registration, Licensure or Certification

  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)

  • Trauma Core Course (TNCC)/preferred for Pediatrics/

  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)

  • Chemotherapy & Biotherapy (ONS) -/required if giving chemotherapy/

    • Required Education or Experience *
  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing

    • Preferred Education or Experience *
  • Bachelor of Science in 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

Title: Registered Nurse - Pediatric Ambulatory Surgery Center - FT Days

Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00323-15906