Hospital Main Campus, KS

NURSING ASSOCIATE PRN (41368100)
Location: Kansas City, Kansas - United States
Posted: 10/20/2017

NURSING ASSOCIATE PRN

PRN varies Varies I am at least 18 years of age I am authorized to work in the United States I meet the job requirements as described

Work among the best. We are a top 25 employer in the metro area offering a wide array of career opportunities within our organization. We have a leading reputation for patient care, medical education, research, and community service. We value and respect the talented, committed, and diverse people who make up our hospital; they are our most important strength. The hospital offers very competitive wages and an outstanding benefit package.



We currently have an opening for a PRN Nursing Associate on our Renal/Transplant unit.



Nurses on this 24 bed unit provide compassionate, comprehensive care to critically ill patients throughout all phases of the organ transplant continuum. As a member of the transplant care team, nurses provide specialized care to patients who are awaiting a lifesaving organ transplant as well as those recovering from organ transplant surgery. The Center for Transplant at The University of Kansas Hospital is the largest and most successful transplant program in the region. Nurses on Unit 64 have the opportunity to work as a vital member of a nationally recognized program specializing in the care of liver, kidney and pancreas transplant patients.









Responsibilities

Works under the direction of a RN/Charge Nurse and performs within the scope of the KSBN Nurse Practice Act as unlicensed assistive personnel (UAP).

Performs basic unlicensed skills (ADLs and vital signs) and Associate I skills and techniques.

Seeks direction and supervision from an RN on any task not trained or not meeting competency.

Communicates changes in patient's condition promptly and appropriately to the RN.

Accurately completes order entry in electronic medical record as requested by manager/unit needs.

Answers patient call lights proactively on the unit.

Receives/relays all forms of communication accurately, promptly, courteously, and to the appropriate person/department.



Requirements:

Currently enrolled in an accredited School of Nursing to obtain a Bachelor's of Science in Nursing

Has completed basic nursing skills class/lab with documentation of knowledge/competence of required basic skills required

Techniques Checklist

Must have an American Heart Association basic life support (BLS) or an American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer certification.

Additional Requirments / Information

Job Capacity:Per Diem
Minimum Education Level:See Job Description
Visa Sponsorship: No
Related Industries:Other
No Profile Available

*Hospital Main Campus, KS has requested along with applying online at CampusCareerCenter.com you also fill out additional information on their site. Please click 'Apply Online' to begin the application process.

* If you would like to find out more about this position or this particular hospital, please click on the 'Information' button. We realize that you may need further information even if you are not ready to apply for a job at this time.

Who's Hiring

NSA Jobs Intel Jobs

Sponsors

Find Entry Level Jobs In:

Phoenix • Tucson • Palm Springs • Sacramento • San Diego • San Francisco • San Jose • Denver • Jacksonville • Miami • Orlando • Tampa • Atlanta • Chicago • Indianapolis • Kansas City • Louisville • New Orleans • Boston • Baltimore • Detroit • Grand Rapids • Minneapolis • Charlotte • Raleigh • Omaha • Atlantic City • Las Vegas • Reno • Buffalo • New York City • Cincinnati • Cleveland • Toledo • Tulsa • Portland • Philadelphia • Pittsburgh • Myrtle Beach • Memphis • Nashville • Austin • Dallas • Houston • San Antonio • Salt Lake City • Richmond • Seattle • Spokane

Partners:

CampusGovCampusRNCampusAlliedHealthCampusRXBioCampusEcoJustJobs.comDiversityJobs.com