Registered Nurse (RN)

Nursing Wichita, Kansas


Description

Position at Axiom Healthcare Services

Axiom Healthcare Services is always looking to hire great people just like you!

We are a senior healthcare services center that assists our facilities in employing people in the Wichita, Denver, and Kansas City areas. At Axiom, we focus on hiring and retaining our amazing employees, as we know that we could not be successful without you. We live by the mission of “improving lives, exceeding expectations.” We don’t just apply this mission to how we treat our patients and residents, but how we treat our employees.

Our facilities are award-winning. Many of our skilled nursing facilities have achieved a 5-Star CMS rating from Medicare/Medicaid, the 2017 KHCA/NCAL Bronze Award, the 2018 KHCA/NCAL Silver Award, the 2017 Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best for Extended Care, and have a U.S. News Top Rating for Nursing Homes in America. These are the communities we serve:

  • Avita Senior Living at Rolling Hills (Wichita, KS; Assisted Living)
  • Derby Assisted Living (Derby, KS; Assisted Living)
  • Derby Health & Rehabilitation (Derby, KS; Skilled Nursing)
  • Family Health & Rehab (Wichita, KS; Skilled Nursing)
  • Flatirons Health & Rehab (Louisville, CO; Skilled Nursing)
  • Nottingham Health & Rehabilitation (Olathe, KS; Skilled Nursing)
  • Reeds Cove Health & Rehabilitation (Wichita, KS; Skilled Nursing)
  • St. Anthony’s Senior Care Hospitals (Wichita & Olathe, KS; Geriatric Behavioral Health Hospitals)

Apply today to become a part of our pipeline of applicants and help us change the lives of our patients and residents in our communities!

Job Description

As an RN, you will be required to manage, administer and record the care given to patients. The RN provides general oversight to employees in all departments in the evenings, on weekends, and holidays when their direct supervisors are not present. The RN position is directly responsible for ensuring that all staff under their supervision comply with the hospital mission and provide good customer service, including being attentive and compassionate to all patients, their families, and other staff members. You will monitor and implement patient care plans and be responsible for the direct supervision of CNAs.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Provide management and nursing care to patients
  • Assure all medications and treatments are administered as ordered in a timely manner according to hospital policies and schedules
  • Monitor work of the nursing team to ensure that their assignments are completed and assist with tasks as needed
  • Participate in shift change report and pass on information to next shift

General Responsibilities:

  • Develop care plans for and with patients, helping them be as independent as possible
  • Record all care information concisely and in a timely manner
  • Administer prescribed medications, monitor for effects and side effects
  • Maintain control of medications
  • Maintain staff and patient safety when engaging in crisis intervention
  • Utilize the least restrictive interventions
  • Record and monitor progress of patients and communicate with physicians according to hospital policies
  • Ensure nursing staff involved in providing care to patients is aware of the care plan and is used to administer daily care
  • Monitor staff compliance to patients’ rights and privacy
  • Ensure that nursing service work areas, medicine preparation rooms, examination rooms, patient rooms, treatment areas, etc. are maintained in a clean, safe, and sanitary manner

Qualifications:

  • Current state Registered Nurse license
  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Nursing is required
  • 1+ year(s) of experience in healthcare environment required

Working Conditions:

  • Healthcare environment
  • May require standing and walking up to 90% of the time
  • Required to use assistance when attempting to lift or carry objects over 25 lbs.