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Coordinator Stroke Services

HCA Healthcare
Wichita, KS 67202

Description

SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Coordinator Stroke Services

Shift: 8am - 5pm

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 also 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 recommend 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 Healthcare owns and operates Wesley Medical Center, Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER, Wesley Children’s Hospital, Wesley West ER, Wesley Derby ER and multiple WesleyCare clinics.


Benefits that we offer you:

Tuition Reimbursement & Loan Repayment Program

Dependent Scholarships

401k (3%-9% match based on tenure)

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Full Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance


Position Description: Responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation. Responsible for directing and coordinating all nursing care for the department -specific patient population in accordance with the standards of nursing care and practice as defined by Wesley Medical Center and the Kansas Nurse Practice Act. Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and achievement of desired patient outcomes. Supports the organization vision and mission. Utilizes knowledge of patients age and cultural diversity in the provision of patient care.Contributes to the provision of quality nursing care through performance improvement techniques that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care.

  • Delivers patient-centered nursing care in accordance with standards of care defined by Wesley Medical Center
  • Coordination with outlying facilities for transfers
  • Acquires and maintains current knowledge in nursing practice and education
  • Community, HUC, EMS education as well as telemedicine sites education
  • Contributes to the professional development of peers, colleagues and others
  • Collaborates with the patient, significant others and health care providers in providing and advocating for patient care
  • Supports research and compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Decisions and actions on behalf of patients are determined in an ethical manner
  • Participates in the improvement of operational functions of the department
  • Maintains constructive collegial relations and collaborates with manager in cross-functional process improvement initiatives, facilitates open communication, and problem solving to ensure the effective coordination and integration of services.
  • Evaluates and participates in opportunities for outstanding service to all customers and accepts responsibility in partnership that is equally respectful to everyone
  • Collaborate with quality department for data abstraction/entry into GWTG or other database
  • Ability to utilize critical thinking and problem solving skills to identify, interpret, and access appropriate resources in patient specific scenario(s)
  • Maintains stroke log database, chart abstraction, ICD 10 coding, resolution of coding errors, data analysis, and reports as needed
  • Organizes data and attends meetings related to stroke care data and including but not limited to multi-disciplinary stroke subcommittee meetings.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Qualifications

 Required Registration, Licensure or Certification

  • Current Licensure in the State of Kansas as a Registered Nurse (RN) or Current Multi-State Licensure as a Registered Nurse with the ability to obtain a Kansas Registered Nurse license within 90 days of start date
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course, as specified in policy
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) verification course within allotted time frame, as specified in policy
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH) Stroke Scale

Preferred Registration, Licensure or Certification

  • CRRT

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) verification course within allotted time frame, as specified in policy
  • Successful completion of Dysrhythmia Exam within allotted time frame, as specified in policy 

Required Education or Experience

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing

Required Knowledge and Skills

  • Ability to utilize the nursing process in the provision of nursing care including, but not limited to, administering treatments and medications, interpreting diagnostic tests, formulating a plan of care, collaborating with other health care providers and providing education to patients and/or significant others
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively
  • Possess personal computer skills
  • Ability to multi-task, delegate and prioritize
  • Possess problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to collaborate with other health care providers
  • Ability to educate patients and/or significant others
  • Follows and maintains current evidence based and research driven nursing practices and quality measures including but not limited to:
  • VAP prevention and implementation of VAP bundle
  • Skin & Wound Care including prevention of pressure wounds
  • Meeting & Exceeding Core Measures as determined by National Standards
  • Proactive care to reduce Catheter Acquired UTIs
  • Protecting patient safety and being cognizant of Fall Risk and interventions to prevent falls
  • Utilizing restraints safely as per hospital policy
  • Display competence in the following (may be unit specific - training provided during orientation):
  • Interpreting EKG rhythms
  • Vasoactive and Cardiac IV medications
  • Ventilator management
  • MediTech documentation including visual flow sheet
  • Arterial and Venous blood draws
  • Obtain ng 12-lead EKGs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Posted: 2019-12-03 Expires: 2020-01-02

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