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RN Registered Nurse - St Joseph ED

We Are Hiring

Registered Nurse – Emergency Department – St Joseph Hospital  Wichita, KS

Variable hours with ability to work Evening, Nights, Weekends, and Holidays

1 12 hour shift per pay period requirement

Market Competitive Rates

Why Join Ascension?

Via Christi Health, a part of Ascension, is the largest healthcare provider in the state of Kansas and is a nationally recognized.  Our benefits and culture are two aspects of Via Christi that we feel set us apart. We offer tuition reimbursement that is available to both Part Time and Full Time associates in any position. We strongly support a work-life balance and you will benefit from significant professional opportunities, career advancement, and training. We also offer a unique program, Breaking Bread, that allows employees to join senior leaders for a meal and conversation about what is working well and ways we can work together to improve. It’s one small way we give employees a voice and work together to offer the best care possible for our patients. Other reasons to join the Via Christi team include:

  • More Than a Job: Working for Ascension is more than just a job. It’s a career where your talent and passion for delivering quality healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members, and the community.
  • Opportunity for You to Impact Your Local Community: In the 2016 fiscal year, Via Christi provided $77.8 million in community benefit by providing free medical care to persons living in poverty, educating health professionals, and supporting local community health efforts
  • A Passionate Team: Ascension associates are leaders who follow their heart.  We give, grow, connect and provide care; together as a team we are committed to our mission of serving the poor and vulnerable.
  • In Wichita, we were voted Best in Town by the Wichita Eagle’s 2017 Readers’ Choice Awards and named in Becker’s Healthcare 2017 list of 100 hospitals and health systems with great oncology, neurosurgery and spine programs.

What You Will Do

You will serve in a supportive team environment to provide direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. 

You will:

  • Implement and monitor patient care plans. Monitor, record and communicate patient condition as appropriate.
  • Serve as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.
  • Note and carry out physician and nursing orders.
  • Assess and coordinate patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Kansas Board of Nursing required upon hire date or job transfer date.  

       

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required upon hire date or job transfer date.

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.
 
 
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
 

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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Job ID: 365147
Category: Nursing
Facility: KSWIC VC Hospitals Wichita
Ministry: Ascension Via Christi, KS
Location: Wichita, KS

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