HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Assistant Director - Transfer Center - RN in Wichita, Kansas

Looking for a role to utilize your past ED, ICU or House Supervisor experience that goes beyond the bedside?

Consider a role at the Transfer Center!


HCA’s One Call Transfer Center offers a variety of patient transport services and the only transport specialty teams with the ability to provide high risk obstetrical, neonatal and critical care pediatric patient transport into the HCA, Continental Division hospital system. Serving patients throughout Greater Kansas, HCA offers comprehensive health solutions—including advanced medical care, education, and community outreach—at its hospitals and other freestanding facilities. At the HCA Transfer Center, we assist in transporting patients by ground, helicopter and fixed wing. We also provide daily, 24-hour access to the transport teams for Inner Facility Transfers, Physician Office Direct Admissions and Emergency Transport for injured and critically ill patients. This unique service simplifies the process of getting a patient transferred to the right hospital, to the right specialists, at the right time by utilizing the latest telecommunications technology. The Transfer Center is staffed by registered nurses and EMT/paramedics who will assist in arranging the transport logistics.

Assistant Director Nursing- One Call Center – RN

Position Summary: The Assistant Director provides leadership through planning, organizing, coordinating, monitoring and evaluating the care provided for patients in individual units. Responsibilities include fiscal, human resource, risk management and operational functions. The Assistant Director contributes to strategic planning and program development and maintains 24 hour accountability. The Assistant Director performs delegated duties and functions within the philosophy and overall scope of responsibility. Also, displaying positive support for the values and mission of Wesley Medical Center.

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 * Demonstrates exceptional telephone customer service skills * Ability to multi-task, delegate and prioritize * Possess problem solving and critical thinking skills Preferred Knowledge and Skills * Acute care experience

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

Required Education or Experience: * Bachelor's degree in Nursing or healthcare related field * Three years of supervisory experience

Job: *Directors & Managers

Title: Assistant Director - Transfer Center - RN

Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00323-19782