Ascension Health Registered Nurse (RN) - Surgery Clinic in Wichita, Kansas

Job ID: 244691

Registered Nurse (RN) - Surgery Clinic

Wichita, Kansas


Additional Job Information

Title: RN-Surgery Clinics

City, State: Wichita,KS

Location: VC Clinic Founders Circle

Department: Founders Circle Surgery Ctr

Additional Job Details: Part-Time,Rotating, 4 hours,Weekly

Marketing Statement

Via Christi Health's rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region dates back more than 100 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, Via Christi Health, part of Ascension, is the largest provider of healthcare services in Kansas. Based in Wichita, we serve Kansas and northeast Oklahoma through our doctors, hospitals, senior villages and health services.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Delivers professional nursing care in the operative setting to patients undergoing surgical or other invasive procedures.


  • Performs scrub functions including the selection and handling of instruments and supplies used during procedure.

  • Performs circulating functions including monitoring, recording and communicating patient condition and managing overall nursing care of patient before, during and after procedure.

  • Directly assists operating physician with surgical tasks including hemostasis, suturing and wound exposure as well as patient positioning.

  • Prepares operating rooms and surgical instruments and equipment for use.

  • Utilizes critical thinking to appropriately delegate tasks and evaluate the effectiveness of care.

  • Assists patients and families to integrate the impact of illness and recovery into their lifestyles, including, but not limited to care planning, patient/family education, discharge planning, and referrals.



  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1.5 Months (45 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Kansas Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.


  • Associate of Science

  • Associates degree in Nursing (ADN), or three year diploma in nursing, required BSN from an approved college or university preferred Nursing program accredited by NLN or CCNE preferred and Previous OR nurse experience, experience as an OR scrub tech, OR nurse tech, or Capstone Project in the OR preferred.

How To Apply

Are you ready to join the Via Christi team? Click "Apply Now" to complete the online application.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

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.

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