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HCA Registered Nurse in Wichita, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/10930459 JOB ID:-26330-20343DESCRIPTION SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)SCHEDULE: Full-timeWant the experience of working with a wide range of patients in a technologically advanced facility all while working in a small family friendly atmosphere? No other organization is better positioned to deliver an excellent work experience for you like one committed to the care and improvement of human life. Wesley Woodlawn, a campus of Wesley Medical Center, provides patients with convenient access to expert heart care, surgical care and emergency services. Our 82 bed facility provides world-class medical care while promoting wellness, healthy lifestyles and community health education programs and screenings.We are a deeply proud to have earned an "A" rating in the most recent Leapfrog Hospital Patient Safety Report!To learn more about the Culture of the Medical Surgical unit at Wesley Woodlawn, click HERE!Our Acute Care Unit is a 26 bed unit which provides care to post-operative surgical patients and non cardiac related medical patients with a variety of illnesses and disease processes. Our main population is bariatrics, orthopedic total joints, and robotic surgeries. We received our Bariatric Surgery Center Accreditation from the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.POSITION SUMMARY: The RN Medical Surgical is 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 guidelinesQUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED REGISTRATION, LICENSURE OR CERTIFICATION* Current Licensure in the State of Kansas as a Registered Professi onal Nurse (RN)* Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course, as specified in policy. See job URL for more information and EOE statement.We are committed to:Providing an inclusive work environment where everyone is treated with fairness, dignity and respect.Recruiting and retaining a diverse staff reflective of the patients and communities we serve.Equal employment opportunities are provided to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected category in accordance to applicable federal, state, or local laws.For more details go to URL