HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Graduate Nurse - Neph Metabolic FT Days - StaRN Program in Kansas City, Missouri

Graduate Nurse - Neph Metabolic FT Days - StaRN Program

About Research Medical Center

Research Medical Center has served Kansas City and the surrounding area since 1886—and those years have allowed the 590-bed facility to put down meaningful roots in a community that depends on its acute and outpatient medical care services.

The hospital, which offers medical and health clinic services across three Kansas City locations, including the main campus on Meyer Boulevard, the Research Medical Center Brookside Campus on Rockhill Road and Research Psychiatric Center, a Campus of Research Medical Center on 63rd Street. Research Medical Center features a broad range of highly specialized, state-of-the-art services including a Level I Trauma Center; Neuroscience Institute; Level 1 TCD-designated Stroke Center and the region’s first Accredited Primary Stroke Center; TIA Clinic; Grossman Burn Center; Liver and Pancreas Institute of Kansas City; the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Research Medical Center; Obstetrics; Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit; Transplant Institute; and Orthopedics, among others. Although Research Medical Center receives awards and prestigious recognition from The Joint Commission, the American Heart Association and other high-profile organizations, we don’t rest on them—instead, our team members put excellence into action. Jump Start Your Nursing Career at HCA by considering our Specialty Training Apprenticeship for Registered Nurses (StaRN). This New Graduate Nurse Program is designed to prepare you to succeed in a hospital environment. The StaRN Program is a facility sponsored, HCA led specialty training initiative designed to provide intense post graduate training to a new graduate nurse. The program is comprised of a combination of didactic training, high definition simulation and clinical preceptorship at the sponsoring facility.
As a new RN in our StaRN Program, you will receive the education and support necessary to develop the judgment, skill and knowledge you’ll need to become the highest caliber nurse. A lofty goal – yet a very achievable one – we guarantee you will be mentored by the best, most highly educated nurses within our facility. During the StaRN program, you will work with instructors to complete the class assignments, skills training, exercises and relevant testing. Then, you will work with your preceptor during the six to seven week preceptorship that follows. At successful program completion, you will be a full-time hospital employee with specialty training, established relationships and familiarity with our values and culture.

About the Unit: Neph/Metabolic * /The unit is a 25 bed unit that specializes in the care of renal disease and diabetes as well as care of kidney and pancreas transplant patients./

  • /Patient – RN ration is 1:5 for both day shift and night shift./

  • /We utilize the married state preceptor model with weekly scheduled meetings with the manager and educator to evaluate progress./

  • /Our top priority is to provide excellent nursing care to our Patients. We provide both classroom and on the job learning opportunities so that our staff members are well equipped in caring for our complex patients. / We offer a competitive benefits package including:
    On-Site Daycare, Onsite Gym with pool, FREE Covered parking and Tuition Reimbursement.

    Position Requirements (Minimum qualifications for the position)
    Graduated from an accredited school of Nursing.
    Obtained a State specific RN License, ATT letter to sit for licensure exam or state-approved temporary license.
    BLS prior to starting

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Graduate Nurse - Neph Metabolic FT Days - StaRN Program

Location: Missouri-Kansas City-Research Medical Center

Requisition ID: 09727-55250