RN Registered Nurse - St Joseph ICU
Company: Ascension (System Office)
Posted on: September 15, 2019
We Are Hiring
Registered Nurse - Behavioral Health Intermediate Care Unit - St
Variable hours with ability to work Evening, Nights, and
1 12 hour shift per pay period requirement
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. As you embark on the first
step of your nursing career, we'd like to invite you to take it
Via Christi Health, a part of Ascension, 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 6,300 employees.
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 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 an Associate with Via Christi Health, you will have the
opportunity to provide direct nursing care in accordance with
established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare
* 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
* 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) preferred within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date
or job transfer date.
* Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
prior to hire date or 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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