HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN-Surgical Services First Assistant in Wichita, Kansas

One of the most experienced and comprehensive medical centers in Kansas! Wesley is the hospital of choice for thousands of people in Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Their preference for Wesley extends well beyond the high-quality medical services Wesley offers. It includes the spirit of intensive caring that inspires and guides everyone who works at Wesley Medical Center. Wesley Medical Center is an acute-care center licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets. As a leader in overall recommended care, Wesley treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more than 6,000 babies – more than any hospital in a 13-state region. Wesley provides the most extensive emergency network in Wichita with the Wesley ER, Wesley West ER and Galichia ER. Founded in 1912 by a regional organization of the Methodist Church, Wesley has been an HCA facility since 1985. Wesley owns and operates Galichia Heart Hospital, WESLEYCare Clinics and the Pediatric Center of Kansas.

Position Summary:Systematically evaluates the quality and effectiveness of nursing practice by participation in quality of care activities to initiate, implement, and sustain process improvements.

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

  • Certified Nurse Operating Room ( CNOR) verification course, as specified in policy

  • Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) verification course, as specified in policy (preferred)

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) verification course, as specified in policy (preferred)

Required Education or Experience

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing

  • Completion of an accredited course in RN first assisting, including didactic and preceptor training

  • 3 years of operating room experience scrubbing and circulating

  • Masters of Science in Nursing (preferred)

Title: RN-Surgical Services First Assistant

Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00323-16155