Ascension Health RN Registered Nurse - Transport in Wichita, Kansas
Job ID: 249141
RN Registered Nurse - Transport
Additional Job Information
Title: RN-Transport II
City, State: Wichita,KS
Location: VC Hospital St Francis
Department: Air and Ground Transport
Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Evening, 36 hours,Weekly
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.
Provides advanced life support for critically ill/injured patients at the scene and during transport as part of the air transport team.
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.
Utilizes critical thinking to appropriately delegate tasks and evaluate the effectiveness of care.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) course completion card from the American Heart Association required within 1 (365 days) year of hire or job transfer date.
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 3 year diploma in nursing required or must be obtained by hire or job transfer date Preferred that the college or university be accredited by NLN or CCNE BSN from an approved (Accredited by NLN or CCNE) college or university preferred and Two years of full or part time acute care experience required.
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For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.
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