We Are Hiring
Stepdown Intermediate Care
Via Christi Hospital St Francis
Why Join Ascension?
Via Christi Health, a part of Ascension, is the largest healthcare provider in the state of Kansas and is a nationally recognized. The ministry operates a network of hospitals, home care services, clinics, ambulatory surgery centers, imaging centers, and other health services. We provide care in 22 cities; and employ approximately 6,300 employees.
Our benefits and culture are two aspects of Via Christi that we feel set us apart. We offer tuition reimbursement that is available to both part-time and full-time associates in any position. In Wichita, we also offer child care for day shift workers through our Child Development Center. We also offer a unique program, Breaking Bread, that allows employees to join senior leaders for a meal and conversation about what is working well and ways we can work together to improve. It's one small way we give employees a voice and work together to offer the best care possible for our patients. Other reasons to join the Via Christi team include:
Via Christi is more than a place to clock in and clock out. It's a career where your talent and passion for delivering quality healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members, and the community.
Opportunity for You to Impact Your Local Community: In the 2016 fiscal year, Via Christi provided $77.8 million in community benefit by providing free medical care to persons living in poverty, educating health professionals, and supporting local community health efforts
A Passionate Team: Ascension associates are leaders who follow their heart. We give, grow, connect and provide care; together as a team we are committed to our mission of serving the poor and vulnerable.
In Wichita, we were voted Best in Town by the Wichita Eagle's 2017 Readers' Choice Awards and named in Becker's Healthcare 2017 list of 100 hospitals and health systems with great oncology, neurosurgery and spine programs. We were also recognized to be one of the top 10 cities for best work-life balance.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Via Christi Health, you will have the opportunity, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN), to provide direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.
Completes assigned nursing orders as directed by preceptor, including assisting patient with activities of daily living and taking vital signs.
Observes patient status and responses. Documents and reports observations to preceptor or other appropriate staff.
Assists preceptor with development of care plan by reporting test results and patient observations.
Performs other tasks as assigned, including environmental services and preparing/transporting patients for diagnostic services.
What You Will Need
High school diploma/GED required. Must be enrolled in Nursing program.
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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