The University of Kansas Hospital

        

Take your place among the best in health care as part of our elite team at The University of Kansas Hospital, the region's premier academic medical center. We invite you to join us as we lead the way, setting new standards for advanced and compassionate patient care.

No one in the region offers employees more than The University of Kansas Hospital. In addition to a strong compensation package, we provide medical insurance, short- and long-term disability, paid time off and a retirement plan with many investment options. You receive all of this, plus the satisfaction that comes from working for the region’s premier academic medical center. Our employees are highly respected throughout the health care industry.

Our hospital has earned the American Nurses Association's 2010 Award for Outstanding Nursing Quality for academic medical centers. We're the No. 1 hospital out of 1,700 academic medical centers nationwide in this category. The award is based on the nursing performance measures collected and reported to ANA's National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators, the only nationwide database of its kind.

The University of Kansas Hospital is the first hospital in Kansas to attain the highly coveted Magnet designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Our Department of Nursing began working toward this goal in 2002 and received the designation on December 20, 2006. Less than four percent of all hospitals nationwide have earned this distinction since the ANCC developed the Magnet Recognition Program in 1990.

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The University of Kansas Hospital Great Bend, KS 67530, USA
Position Title Med/Surg RN (Days; Full Time, Great Bend Campus) Great Bend Medical Pavilion Position Summary / Career Interest: Under the supervision of the nursing department’s management, the RN assumes the responsibility for the nursing processes of assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation needed to deliver safe, evidence based care within their scope of practice. Position Description: Collects and assesses initial and on-going data about the health status of the patient. Initiates and/or revises an individualized plan of care that includes immediate and long-term outcomes for the patient/family and reflects the plan of the entire health care team. Carries out interventions safely and in compliance with policy to facilitate achievement of expected outcomes. Evaluates patient response to intervention/therapy based upon expected outcomes. Provides patient education by explaining procedures, medications and...
Apr 14, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Great Bend, KS 67530, USA
Position Title Med/Surge RN (Nights; Full-Time, Great Bend Campus) Great Bend Medical Pavilion Position Summary / Career Interest: Under the supervision of the nursing department’s management, the RN assumes the responsibility for the nursing processes of assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation needed to deliver safe, evidence based care within their scope of practice. Position Description: Collects and assesses initial and on-going data about the health status of the patient. Initiates and/or revises an individualized plan of care that includes immediate and long-term outcomes for the patient/family and reflects the plan of the entire health care team. Carries out interventions safely and in compliance with policy to facilitate achievement of expected outcomes. Evaluates patient response to intervention/therapy based upon expected outcomes. Provides patient education by explaining procedures, medications and...
Apr 14, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title AMBULATORY CLINIC RN CARE COOR - Urology Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: The Ambulatory Clinic RN Care Coordinator is a licensed registered professional nurse who is a clinical expert who provides ethical, evidence-based, safe and compassionate nursing care. The Ambulatory Clinic RN Care Coordinator focuses on patient safety and the quality of nursing care by identifying and clarifying patient needs, performing clinic related patient care, conducting health education, promoting patient advocacy, coordinating healthcare services, and evaluating patient outcomes. The RN Care Coordinator will provide support to their assigned physicians by communicating with the patient/family/caregiver and relaying the information to the physician. They will provide support and nursing care services during the physician’s clinic sessions and ensuring the patient/family/caregiver understands the plan of care. They will verify all orders placed during the...
Apr 14, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Inpatient Dialysis Registered Nurse (RN) - Part-Time Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: The Clinical Nurse provides professional nursing care through assessment and accurate documentation, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation for the comfort and well-being of patients. Carries out a plan of care specific to unit competencies for the target patient population. Coordinates care delivery and education through collaboration with patient, family and all health care team providers to ensure safe, effective and quality patient care. Follows organizational policies in providing safe patient care. Performs other duties as assigned. Part-Time, Day Shift! 24 hours per week! Position Description: Provides professional nursing care through assessment and accurate documentation, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation for the comfort and well-being of patients. Carries out a plan of care specific to unit competencies...
Apr 14, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Transfusion Safety Nursing Specialist Bell Hospital Position Summary / Career Interest: The Transfusion Safety Nursing Specialist plans individualized, group, and health system clinical and educational initiatives to promote exemplary professional practice and quality care for patients receiving blood/blood products; or, who are choosing blood alternatives as part of their medical plan of care. Merging innovative thinking with evidence-based practice, the Transfusion Safety Program Coordinator provides expertise in clinical nursing practice, guidance for providers for blood/blood product management best practices, and health system interdisciplinary communication. Utilizes advanced critical thinking and leadership skills to implement the Department of Nursing's educational goals and patient safety. Provides oversight and coordination of educational endeavors to maximize the impact of processes and procedures pertaining to patient blood management. Leads...
Apr 14, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Larned, KS 67550, USA
Position Title RN Medical Nursing Pawnee Valley Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: Under the supervision of the nursing department’s management, the RN assumes the responsibility for the nursing processes of assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation needed to deliver safe, evidence based care within their scope of practice. Position Description: Collects and assesses initial and on-going data about the health status of the patient. Initiates and/or revises an individualized plan of care that includes immediate and long-term outcomes for the patient/family and reflects the plan of the entire health care team. Carries out interventions safely and in compliance with policy to facilitate achievement of expected outcomes. Evaluates patient response to intervention/therapy based upon expected outcomes. Provides patient education by explaining procedures, medications and giving instructions at a level the...
Apr 14, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Larned, KS 67550, USA
Position Title Acute Care RN (nights-FT, Pawnee Valley Campus) Pawnee Valley Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: Responsible for carrying out patient care in accordance with physicians' orders. Provides for the well-being of patients by assessing condition, providing treatments and administers prescribed drugs and documents progress and other observations in the patient chart. Promotes the optimal health, well-being and safety of the patient through use of the nursing process and in accordance with patient care standards, guidelines and the State Nurse Practice Act. Demonstrates personal accountability for relationship-based care, organizational mission, and core values. Position Description: Collects and assesses initial and on-going data about the health status of the patient. Initiates and/or revises an individualized plan of care that includes immediate and long-term outcomes for the patient/family and reflects the plan of the entire health care...
Apr 14, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Larned, KS 67550, USA
Position Title Acute Care-RN (PRN Pawnee Valley Campus) Pawnee Valley Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: Responsible for carrying out patient care in accordance with physicians' orders. Provides for the well-being of patients by assessing condition, providing treatments and administers prescribed drugs and documents progress and other observations in the patient chart. Promotes the optimal health, well-being and safety of the patient through use of the nursing process and in accordance with patient care standards, guidelines and the State Nurse Practice Act. Demonstrates personal accountability for relationship-based care, organizational mission, and core values. Position Description: Collects and assesses initial and on-going data about the health status of the patient. Initiates and/or revises an individualized plan of care that includes immediate and long-term outcomes for the patient/family and reflects the plan of the entire health care team....
Apr 14, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Great Bend, KS 67530, USA
Position Title Med/Surg RN (Days; Full Time, Great Bend Campus) Great Bend Medical Pavilion Position Summary / Career Interest: Under the supervision of the nursing department’s management, the RN assumes the responsibility for the nursing processes of assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation needed to deliver safe, evidence based care within their scope of practice. Position Description: Collects and assesses initial and on-going data about the health status of the patient. Initiates and/or revises an individualized plan of care that includes immediate and long-term outcomes for the patient/family and reflects the plan of the entire health care team. Carries out interventions safely and in compliance with policy to facilitate achievement of expected outcomes. Evaluates patient response to intervention/therapy based upon expected outcomes. Provides patient education by explaining procedures, medications and...
Apr 14, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital United States
Position Title Oncology Nurse Westwood Medical Pavilion - West Position Summary / Career Interest: The Oncology Nurse provides professional nursing care through assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation. Position Description: Administers medications safely. Collects and analyzes comprehensive data pertinent to the patient’s health or situation to determine the diagnosis or issues. a) Performs primary and secondary patient assessments and documents in the medical record accurately and timely. b) Documents changes and omissions of the identified plan. Communicates systematic report to other care providers. Coordinates care delivery; utilizes resources to promote the continuum of care. Demonstrates knowledge and skill in all aspects of IV therapy, i.e., hydration, chemotherapy/biotherapy and blood products. Employs strategies to promote health in a safe environment. Evaluates and documents progress toward the attainment of outcomes....
Apr 14, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Behavioral Health & Psychiatric RN (PRN) Strawberry Hill Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: The Behavioral Health and Psychiatric RN ensures that all clinical care is delivered in a manner that meets or exceeds goals and expectations for clinical outcomes, quality assurance standards, and patient satisfaction. Position Description: Provides professional nursing care through assessment and accurate documentation, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation for the comfort and well-being of patients. Carries out a plan of care specific to unit competencies for the target patient population. Coordinates care delivery and education through collaboration with patient, family and all health care team providers to ensure safe, effective and quality patient care. Follows organizational policies in providing safe patient care. *Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or...
Apr 14, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title CLINICAL NURSE COORDINATOR Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: The Clinical Nurse Coordinator (CNC) is a licensed registered professional nurse who is a clinical expert and actively promotes the delivery of evidence-based nursing interventions. Has expertise in one or more specialty nursing areas and/or with specific patient populations. Is often a liaison between inpatient and outpatient settings. This position is for the Nurse Pain Team for inpatient and outpatient consultation by nurses and providers to assist with multimodal analgesia strategies for patients with complex pain needs. In addition, members of the Nurse Pain Team function as clinical nursing experts and provide expertise and resources to direct care providers; and, work collaboratively with other disciplines to contribute to health system initiatives to improve comprehensive pain care. Position Description: Actively participates in quality improvement initiatives,...
Apr 14, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital United States
Position Title AMBULATORY CLINIC RN CARE COOR PRN Westwood Medical Pavilion - West Position Summary / Career Interest: The PRN Ambulatory Clinic RN Care Coordinator is a licensed registered professional nurse who is a clinical expert who provides ethical, evidence-based, safe and compassionate nursing care. The PRN Ambulatory Clinic RN Care Coordinator focuses on patient safety and the quality of nursing care by identifying and clarifying patient needs, conducting health education, promoting patient advocacy, coordinating healthcare services, and evaluating patient outcomes. The RN Care Coordinator will provide support to their assigned physicians by communicating with the patient/family/caregiver and relaying the information to the physician. They will provide support during the physician’s clinic sessions and ensuring the patient/family/caregiver understands the plan of care. They will verify all orders placed during the clinic session have been completed and the...
Apr 14, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital United States
Position Title AMBULATORY CLINIC RN CARE COOR PRN Westwood Medical Pavilion - West Position Summary / Career Interest: The PRN Ambulatory Clinic RN Care Coordinator is a licensed registered professional nurse who is a clinical expert who provides ethical, evidence-based, safe and compassionate nursing care. The PRN Ambulatory Clinic RN Care Coordinator focuses on patient safety and the quality of nursing care by identifying and clarifying patient needs, conducting health education, promoting patient advocacy, coordinating healthcare services, and evaluating patient outcomes. The RN Care Coordinator will provide support to their assigned physicians by communicating with the patient/family/caregiver and relaying the information to the physician. They will provide support during the physician’s clinic sessions and ensuring the patient/family/caregiver understands the plan of care. They will verify all orders placed during the clinic session have been completed and the...
Apr 14, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title AMBULATORY CLINIC RN CARE COOR - GI Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: The Ambulatory Clinic RN Care Coordinator is a licensed registered professional nurse who is a clinical expert who provides ethical, evidence-based, safe and compassionate nursing care. The Ambulatory Clinic RN Care Coordinator focuses on patient safety and the quality of nursing care by identifying and clarifying patient needs, performing clinic related patient care, conducting health education, promoting patient advocacy, coordinating healthcare services, and evaluating patient outcomes. The RN Care Coordinator will provide support to their assigned physicians by communicating with the patient/family/caregiver and relaying the information to the physician. They will provide support and nursing care services during the physician’s clinic sessions and ensuring the patient/family/caregiver understands the plan of care. They will verify all orders placed during the...
Apr 14, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Great Bend, KS 67530, USA
Position Title House Supervisor (Nights; Full Time, Great Bend Campus) Great Bend Medical Pavilion Position Summary / Career Interest: The House Supervisor is responsible for assisting the leadership team with staffing coordination, shift operations and overall problem solving. In addition he/she assures and supports the appropriate use of resources and mentors clinical staff in the provision of quality care. In the absence of nursing supervisor/director, the House Supervisor has the authority and responsibility for administrative decisions and appropriate notification of the Administrator-on-call. Position Description: Contributes to the success of the facility strategic and performance improvement plans by supporting plan initiatives and ensuring staff participation. Coordinates activities needed to ensure these initiatives meet completion. Regularly communicates plan activities to staff and department director. Makes recommendations for plan improvements...
Apr 14, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Larned, KS 67550, USA
Position Title Clinic RN (PRN, Pawnee Valley Medical Associates) Pawnee Valley Medical Associates Position Summary / Career Interest: Pawnee Valley Campus: Responsible for carrying out patient care in accordance with physicians' orders. Provides for the well-being of patients by assessing condition, providing treatments and administers prescribed drugs and documents progress and other observations in the patient chart. Position Description: Pawnee Valley Campus: • Collects and assesses initial and on-going data about the health status of the patient. - Initiates and/or revises an individualized plan of care that includes immediate and long-term outcomes for the patient/family and reflects the plan of the entire health care team. • Carries out interventions safely and in compliance with policy to facilitate achievement of expected outcomes. • Evaluates patient response to intervention/therapy based upon expected outcomes. • Provides...
Apr 14, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Lenexa, KS, USA
Position Title Perioperative and Procedural Scheduling Supervisor Southlake Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: Under the supervision of the Manager, the Supervisor assists/supports the department administratively and clinically. The Supervisor assists in planning, organizing, directing, coordinating, and controlling activities. They assume responsibility for the overall assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of customer/patient care in the department. This role is responsible for efficient day to day operations and optimum use of resources to maximize productivity. Fosters and environment of collaboration and respect with physician colleagues, nurses and other healthcare team members. Position Description: Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or department. Supervises the scheduling workflow of patients and determines the clinical appropriateness of the condition to the...
Apr 14, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Unit Educator - Unit 15 Medical Progressive Care/Cystic Fibrosis Bell Hospital Position Summary / Career Interest: The Unit Educator is a unit leader and clinical nurse who collaborates with the health care team to ensure safe, effective, evidence-based and quality patient care. Supports the provision of patient care by working with the Nurse Manager(s) and Unit Coordinator(s) to provide strategies for floor coverage when needs arise. We currently have an opening for a Unit Educator for days. Unit 15 Medical Progressive Care/Adult Cystic Fibrosis This medical-surgical inpatient unit sees a variety of diagnoses, but we specialize in the care of adult patients with Cystic Fibrosis. The majority of our patients are in need of antibiotic therapy, respiratory management, pain management, and the organization of home health services after discharge. Position Description: Collaborates with the health care team to ensure safe, effective, evidence-based...
Apr 14, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital United States
Position Title AMBULATORY CLINIC RN CARE COOR PRN Westwood Medical Pavilion - West Position Summary / Career Interest: The PRN Ambulatory Clinic RN Care Coordinator is a licensed registered professional nurse who is a clinical expert who provides ethical, evidence-based, safe and compassionate nursing care. The PRN Ambulatory Clinic RN Care Coordinator focuses on patient safety and the quality of nursing care by identifying and clarifying patient needs, conducting health education, promoting patient advocacy, coordinating healthcare services, and evaluating patient outcomes. The RN Care Coordinator will provide support to their assigned physicians by communicating with the patient/family/caregiver and relaying the information to the physician. They will provide support during the physician’s clinic sessions and ensuring the patient/family/caregiver understands the plan of care. They will verify all orders placed during the clinic session have been completed and the...
Apr 14, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Hays, KS 67601, USA
Position Title Case Manager-Dschg Planning Hays Medical Center Position Summary / Career Interest: The case manager is responsible for the patient’s case management which is a collaborative process of assessment, planning, facilitation and advocacy for options and services to meet health needs through communication and available resources to promote quality cost effective outcomes. Position Description: Collects and assesses initial and on-going data about the health status of the patient. Initiates and/or revises an individualized plan of care that includes immediate and long-term outcomes for the patient/family and reflects the plan of the entire health care team. Carries out interventions safely and in compliance with policy to facilitate achievement of expected outcomes. Evaluates patient response to intervention/therapy based upon expected outcomes. Provides patient education by explaining procedures, medications and giving instructions at a...
Apr 14, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Larned, KS 67550, USA
Position Title RN/LPN (Days; Full-Time, Pawnee Valley Campus) Pawnee Valley Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: Responsible for carrying out patient care in accordance with physicians' orders. Provides for the well-being of patients by assessing condition, providing treatments and administers prescribed drugs and documents progress and other observations in the patient chart. Promotes the optimal health, well-being and safety of the patient through use of the nursing process and in accordance with patient care standards, guidelines and the State Nurse Practice Act. Demonstrates personal accountability for relationship-based care, organizational mission, and core values. Position Description: Collects and assesses initial and on-going data about the health status of the patient. Initiates and/or revises an individualized plan of care that includes immediate and long-term outcomes for the patient/family and reflects the plan of the entire health care...
Apr 14, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Unit Coordinator - Unit 41 Blood & Marrow Transplant (BMT) and Cellular Therapy Bell Hospital Position Summary / Career Interest: Provides charge nurse responsibilities, including assignments, management of throughput, staffing to matrix, and responding to patient and staff needs. Manages a patient care assignment as indicated by patient care needs. Assists with hiring, education and performance evaluation of the staff. Works with the Nurse Manager and Human Resources in performance management counseling and discipline of staff. Instructs staff and ensures compliance with standards through daily on-going monitoring and performance management. Serves as a role model and mentor for excellence in clinical practice and patient and employee satisfaction. Takes personal responsibility for achieving productivity targets and budget compliance. Has primary involvement and responsibility for unit performance improvement activities and outcomes. We currently have an...
Apr 14, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Larned, KS 67550, USA
Position Title Patient Care Technician (Nights; Part-Time, Pawnee Valley Campus) Pawnee Valley Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: Under the direction and supervision of the department’s management and RN, the PCT assists the nurse in providing quality patient care to patients. Position Description: Collects initial and on-going data as delegated in regards to the health status of the patient based on chart documentation. Follows an individualized plan of care that promotes positive immediate and long-term outcomes for the patient/family and reflects the plan of the entire health care team. Carries out interventions safely and in compliance with policy to facilitate achievement of expected outcomes as delegated. Accurately documents patient response to intervention /therapy based upon expected outcomes. Carries out delegated patient care activities and communicates with other members of the healthcare team as evidenced by positive patient...
Apr 14, 2021