625 S Kentucky StAshland, KS 67831
Work Hours:M-F, 8:00am - 5:00pm
Careers

Nursing Department

Registered Nurse / RN Charge

Job Relationships:

Responsible to: Director of Nursing, Assistant Director of Nursing, Charge Nurse

Supervises: Supervising CNA’s and LPN’s

Interrelationships: Works cooperatively with nurse managers, nursing personnel, medical staff, other department managers and personnel, patients and the public.

Job Summary:

Services provided at our facility include acute care, skilled nursing care, intermediate swing bed, emergency department, and outpatient services. This position covers each of these areas. Registered nurses provide compassionate, and individualized nursing care to patients and have a variety of duties. Specialized duties include administrating prescribed medications, typically intravenously, ordering and evaluating diagnostic tests, monitoring specialized equipment, and interpreting electronic displays as well as responding to life-threatening situations based upon standing protocols.

Registered Nurse/RN Charge Responsibilities

    • Promotes and restores patients’ health by completing the nursing process
    • Collaboration with providers and multidisciplinary team members
    • Providing physical and psychological support to patients and families
    • Supervising assigned team members
    • Knowledge and nursing practice compliant with the Kansas Nurse Practice Act and generally accepted standards and patient care practice
    • Versatility and multi-tasking required to work in multiple departments of the facility.

Job Qualifications:

Associate degree (A.A.) or equivalent from an accredited two-year college or technical school. Medical/Surgical/Emergency or Critical Care experience in a similar size hospital is preferred.

Certificates and Licenses:

Registration and current registered nurse (RN) license with Kansas Board of Nursing. BLS Certification required. ACLS, TNCC, and PALS Certifications preferred.

License Practical Nurse

Job Relationships:

Responsible to: CNO, Nurse Manager and/or Registered Nurse

Supervises: This job may ask that you supervise CNA responsibilities at times

Interrelationships: Works cooperatively with nurse managers, nursing personnel, medical staff, other department managers and personnel, patients and the public.

Job Summary:

To provide basic care to patients, as well as assist them in activities of daily living.

Job Qualifications:

High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED); or one (1) to three (3) months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferable.

Certificates and Licenses:

Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Kansas. CPR certified, ACLS, IV certified recommended.

Nurse Assistant / Certified Nurse Assistant

Job Relationships:

Responsible to: Director of Nursing, Assistant Director of Nursing, Charge Nurse

Supervises: None

Interrelationships: Works cooperatively with nurse managers, nursing personnel, medical staff, other department managers and personnel, patients and the public.

Job Summary:

To provide basic care to patients, as well as assist them in activities of daily living under the direction and supervision of RNs and LPNs within the organization.

Job Qualifications:

High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED); or one (1) to three (3) months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferable.

Certificates and Licenses:

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in the State of Kansas or be able to transfer certification to Kansas. CPR certified.