Olathe Medical Center Registered Nurse (RN) - Medical/Surgical in Paola, Kansas
Olathe Health is looking for dedicated and caring professionals to join our system! If you enjoy an environment of team oriented patient care and an excellent staff of co-workers, you have found the right place! Miami County Medical Center, Inc, a 39-bed general acute care hospital facility, is currently looking for a Medical Surgical Registered Nurse professional 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.
Education: 2 year/Associate degree from an accredited school of nursing required
Experience: 1-3 years experience preferred
Knowledge, Skills: Organizational, Verbal Communication and Assessment skills required Successful completion of the rhythm strip recognition examination required within 90 days of hire
License, Registration and/or Certification: Active Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in accordance with the Kansas Nurse Licensure Compact required Healthcare Provider CPR – (American Heart Association or American Red Cross ONLY) required within 7 days from date of hire Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required within 120 days of hire NIH Stroke Scale Certification (National Institute of Health Stroke Scale) required within 90 days of hire Successful completion of the rhythm strip recognition examination within 90 days of hire Emergency Nurse Pediatric Course (ENPC) or PALS required within one year of hire Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) required within one year of hire
EEO Employer M/F/Disabled/Vet