RN Registered Nurse - Neuro Trauma ICU
Company: Ascension, C83
Posted on: December 5, 2019
We Are Hiring
RN Registered Nurse - Neuro Trauma ICU
Ascension Via Christi, St Francis Hospital
Full-time, Night Shift, 3 12 hour shifts/week; 7:00pm - 7:00am
Why Join Ascension?
Nurses are at the heart of the care we provide. We work together to
achieve a highly collaborative nursing environment that leads to
more positive outcomes for you and your patients. We are committed
to working together to create change.
Ascension Via Christi is the largest healthcare provider in the
state of Kansas and is a nationally recognized. The ministry
operates a network of hospitals, home care services, clinics,
ambulatory surgery centers, imaging centers, and other health
services. We provide care in 22 cities; and employ approximately
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. In
Wichita, we also offer child care for day shift workers through our
Child Development Center. 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 Ascension 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
- 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
- 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
As a Registered Nurse in the Neuro ICU unit at Ascension Via
Christ, St. Francis, you will provide highly specialized care for
patients from across the region with conditions of the brain,
spinal cord, peripheral nerves and muscles, including stroke ,
cerebral aneurysms, blood vessel malformations, multiple seizures
and infections, such as meningitis or encephalitis.
- Evaluate, revise, implement, and monitor patient care
- Treat wounds and provide advanced life support.
- Observe and record patient vital signs.
- Ensure that ventilators, monitors and other types of medical
equipment function properly.
- Inform and educate the patient of ongoing medical
- Assess and coordinate patient's discharge plans with members of
the healthcare team.
- Provide regular status updates to patients and their families
to ensure they can make informed decisions regarding future
treatment. What You Will Need
- Required Credential(s):
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job
- Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Kansas Board of
Nursing obtained by hire date or job transfer date.
- Preferred Credential(s):
- Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart
Association (AHA). Education:
- Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
by 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
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
Ascension Health - VIA Christi participates in the Electronic
Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link
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