WesleyWoodlawn, a campus of Wesley Medical Center, provides patients with convenientaccess to expert heart care, surgical care and emergency services. Our 82-bedfacility provides world class medical care while promoting wellness,healthy lifestyles and community health education programs and screenings.
WesleyWoodlawn Hospital & ER earned a national Excellence in Patient Care awardfrom the Studer Group for a second consecutive year for its overall emergencydepartment patient satisfaction scores, ranking in the 90th percentilenationally.
Here's what you canexpect from being an RN on our unit:
·You will beresponsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment,diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation
·You will direct andoversee all nursing care for the department-specific patient population inaccordance with the standards of nursing care and practice as defined by WesleyMedical Center and the Kansas Nurse Practice Act
·You will collaboratewith other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patientcare delivery and achievement of desired patient outcomes
·You will support theorganization's vision and mission and utilize knowledge of patient's age andcultural diversity in the provision of patient care
·You will contribute tothe provision of quality nursing care through performance improvementtechniques that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care
·You will systematicallyevaluate the quality and effectiveness of nursing practice by participation inquality of care activities to initiate, implement, and sustain processimprovements
·You will acquire andmaintain current knowledge in nursing practice and education
·You will monitor thepatient's progress toward the attainment of outcomes
·You will contribute tothe professional development of peers, colleagues and others
·You will collaboratewith the patient, significant others and health care providers in providing andadvocating for patient care
·You will considersafety and cost effectiveness when delivering patient care
·Your decisions andactions on behalf of patients are determined in an ethical manner
·You will participatein the improvement of operational functions of the department
·You will establish andmaintain effective and respectful communication in development of allcollaborative relationships
·You will evaluate andparticipate in opportunities for outstanding service to all customers andaccept responsibility in partnership that is equally respectful to everyone
·You will demonstratethe ability to apply knowledge of age-appropriate competencies to departmentspecific population
Interested in a careerat Wesley? Call Chelsea!
PRN requirement is 16 hours a pay period, and must be willing to take call.
I'minterested, what is required for this position?
·You have a currentRegistered Nurse License in the state of Kansas, and current Basic Life Support(BLS) certification through the American Heart Association
·Are you a graduate ofan accredited school of nursing? Outstanding!
·Advanced Cardiac LifeSupport (ACLS) verification course, as specified in policy
·Successful completionof the Wesley Dysrhythmia exam within allotted timeframe, as specified inpolicy
·Pediatric AdvancedLife Support (PALS) verification course, as specified in policy
·Prefer that candidateshave 1 year of experience in Endo, and Post Anesthesia or Critical Careexperience is required
·Ability to utilize thenursing process in the provision of nursing care including, but not limited to,administering treatment and medications, interpreting diagnostic tests,formulating a plan of care, collaborating with other health care providers and providingeducation to patients and/or significant others
·Demonstrated abilityto communicate effectively
·Possess personalcomputer skills
·Ability to multi-task,delegate and prioritize
·Possessproblem-solving and critical thinking skills
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