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HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nurse Extern - Emergency Department in Wichita, Kansas

Do you have the career opportunities you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the nation's largest provider of healthcare services as a Nurse Extern! At Wesley Healthcare, we want to ensure your needs are met. We offer a variety of comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along with some unique benefits including: · Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs · Paid Personal Leave · 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service) · Identity Theft Protection discounts · Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options · Adoption Assistance · Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)

You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for a dedicated professional like you to be a part of our team. Join us in our efforts to better serve our community! A few responsibilities of our Nurse Externs include:

· Facilitates and assists the registered nurse (RN) in the delivery of patient care reporting any changes in the patient ’s condition to the RN

· Observes, monitors, documents, and reports changes in patient vital signs

· Sets up patient room/bedside for admission

· Attaches the patient to appropriate monitoring devices – Pulse Oximetry, cardiac monitor

· Answers phones, inputs orders, and performs clerical functions, as needed

· Assists and performs patient’s daily care such as bathing, oral care, ambulation, bed making, nutritional needs, etc.

· Communicates in a therapeutically and developmentally appropriate manner with patients and families

· Restocks unit supplies to maintain efficiency in the delivery of care

· Has knowledge of and performs skills as outlined by the Nurse Tech I and II competencies

· Recognizes when and how to escalate patient concerns up the chain of command

Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER, a campus of Wesley Healthcare, provides patients with convenient access to expert healthcare, surgical care and emergency services. Our 99-bed facility provides world-class medical care while promoting wellness, healthy lifestyles and community health education programs and screenings. Wesley Woodlawn is also home to Wesley’s Bariatric Surgery program, which is accredited by the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Wesley Woodlawn is consistently recognized for delivering the highest quality care. As the only full-service hospitals in Wichita to earn a coveted 5-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in 2019, Wesley Medical Center and Wesley Woodlawn rank in the top 6.4% of hospitals nationwide for patient safety and quality of care. The two facilities are also the only hospitals in the region recognized with “A” safety scores by The Leapfrog Group, an independent hospital watchdog organization, in its Spring 2019 Hospital Safety Score℠rankings. If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our managers. Come unlock the possibilities and apply today! We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Required Job Qualifications include:

l Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course through American Heart Assoc. and American Red Cross - Healthcare Provider CPR

l Required Education or Experience

• Currently enrolled in an approved school of nursing or completed approved school of nursing (pending hire as RN)

• Extern I: Successful completion of at least one full semester of clinical nursing that includes nursing fundamentals

• Extern II: Successful completion of at least two full semesters of clinical nursing that includes nursing fundamentals and Nurse Tech II competencies

• Extern III: Successful completion of at least two full semesters of clinical nursing that includes nursing fundamentals and Nurse Tech III competencies

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Nurse Extern - Emergency Department

Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Woodlawn Hospital %26 ER

Requisition ID: 26330-25196