Olathe Medical Center Registered Nurse - Surgical Services in Olathe, Kansas
We are looking for RN’s and ORT’s to join us as we grow our Surgery Department! Our Surgery expansion will support current and future technology in our new OR suites and OR Hybrid Room. Four new operating suites, equipped with modern technology and equipment, will be added, as well as a hybrid operating room. The expansion project is expected to be complete in summer of 2020.
Our Surgical Services department includes Surgery, Day Surgery/Preop, Open Heart and PACU.
If you enjoy an environment of team oriented patient care and an excellent staff of co-workers, you have found the right place! Olathe Medical Center, Inc., a 300-bed general acute care facility, is currently looking for RN professionals to join our team.
Position Description: The Registered Nurse (RN) utilizes the nursing process to coordinate the interdisciplinary approach to patient care. He/she provides safe, therapeutic care in a holistic and systematic way. He/she integrates knowledge, skills and experiences to meet the needs of patients and families through the continuum of care. The RN collaborates with others to integrate assessment and input of the patient, family and the interdisciplinary team.
He/she ensures improvements in practice settings by assuming responsibility for self-development in life-long learning. Provides direction and guidance to others regarding practice, serves as a resource, preceptor, and mentor. Demonstrates leadership skills in decision-making and problem solving. The RN integrates and communicates knowledge and sensitivity to patient's psychosocial, spiritual, cultural and age specific needs. He/she practices within the boundaries of the Kansas Nurse Practice Act, specialty standards and organizational/departmental policies and procedures.
Position Requirements: Education: 2 Year / Associate Degree - Graduation from an accredited school of nursing required
Knowledge, Skills: Verbal Communication, Organizational, Assessment, Ability to Multi Task and Prioritize, Customer Relations and Critical Thinking/Reasoning skills required
License, Registration and/or Certification (if applicable): Active Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in accordance with the Kansas Nurse Licensure Compact upon hire Healthcare Provider CPR – (American Heart Association or American Red Cross ONLY) Required within 7 days from date of hire Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) preferred Certified Nurse, Operating Room (CNOR) preferred
EEO Employer M/F/Disabled/Vet