Registered Nurse RN Medical Surgical Days
Wichita , Kansas
January 17, 2018
Position Requirements

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
• Successful completion of Dysrhythmia Exam within allotted time frame, as specified in policy
• Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) verification course within allotted time frame, as specified in policy
• For RNs in MICU - NIH
Preferred Registration, Licensure or Certification
• For RNs in MICU - CRRT
Required Education or Experience
• Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing
Preferred Education or Experience
• None
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
• Ability to collaborate with other health care providers
• Ability to educate patients and/or significant others
• Follows and maintains current evidence based and research driven nursing practices and quality measures including but not limited to:
• VAP prevention and implementation of VAP bundle
• Skin & Wound Care including prevention of pressure wounds
• Meeting & Exceeding Core Measures as determined by National Standards
• Proactive care to reduce Catheter Acquired UTIs
• Protecting patient safety and being cognizant of Fall Risk and interventions to prevent falls
• Utilizing restraints safely as per hospital policy
• Display competence in the following (may be unit specific - training provided during orientation):
• Interpreting EKG rhythms
• Vasoactive and Cardiac IV medications
• Ventilator management
• MediTech documentation including visual flow sheet
• Arterial and Venous blood draws
• Obtaining ng 12-lead EKGs
Preferred Knowledge and Skills
• None

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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