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Ascension Health RN Registered Nurse - Air and Ground Transport PRN Nights in Wichita, Kansas

We Are Hiring

RN Registered Nurse

Air and Ground Transport

PRN, Rotating Nights

Ascension Via Christi Hospital St Francis - Wichita, KS

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Via Christi has a rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region, which dates back more than 125 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, our integrated health system – with hospitals, physician clinics, therapy centers and other health services – is the largest healthcare provider in Kansas.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Ascension Via Christi Health, you will have the opportunity to provide advanced life support for critically ill/injured patients at the scene and during transport as part of the air transport team.

Responsibilities:

  • Responds to calls via flight, evaluates the scene of an accident and notifies appropriate authorities/requests additional assistance as required.

  • Performs patient assessment and triage; provides advanced life support and/or emergency care as needed before and during transport.

  • Contacts receiving medical personnel, reports observations and follows directives.

  • Determines appropriate mode of transport and assists with locating and establishing a landing zone for the aircraft.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Kansas Board of Nursing.

  • One or more of the following:

  • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date. Allowed in lieu of BLS Provider.

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date. Allowed in lieu of Advanced Life Support.

  • Certification specializing in Neonatal Resuscitation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Allowed in lieu of Pediatric Life Support.

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date. Allowed in lieu of Neonatal Resuscitation.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.

Work Experience:

  • None required.

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 status.

Please see the link below for more information.

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

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 from applicants.

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