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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.

The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
AMBULATORY CLINIC RN CARE COOR - Cardiac Device Department Cardiology Heart Rhythm Management- Cardiac Device Shift Days - Full-Time Requisition ID 2020-25271 Position Location Hospital Main Campus, KS City KANSAS CITY Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest The Cardiology Device Nurse Coordinator plays a key role in the delivery of care to patients with a cardiac implanted electronic device (CIED), including internal loop recorders, pacemakers, and defibrillators. The individual plans, implements and evaluates individual patient care documents in the clinic according to established practice protocols, policies and procedures. This includes testing the CIED function and interpreting diagnostic data specific to heart rhythm management and heart failure. The individual assists physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants in clinical duties to ensure...
Oct 22, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Overland Park, KS, USA
Call Center Nurse Consultant Department COVID Operations and Ambulatory Triage Shift Days - Full-Time Requisition ID 2020-26102 Position Location Indian Creek Campus City OVERLAND PARK Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest The Call Center Nurse Consultant is responsible for being a clinical resource over the phone to people calling from the health care system or community who have questions while seeking care regarding COVID-19. The nurse is expected to utilize nursing process in accordance with the nursing scope of practice. The nurse assists in navigating community individuals who call through appropriate channels to offer exceptional service. The nurse screens patients who do not have an order from their PCP to see if they meet the testing criteria, answer clinical questions (within their scope), and provide education and instruction on what to do after an...
Oct 22, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Overland Park, KS, USA
Ambulatory Clinic RN Department Call Center Ambulatory RN Shift Days - Full-Time Requisition ID 2020-26003 Position Location Indian Creek Campus City OVERLAND PARK Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest The ambulatory clinic professional registered nurse has the authority, responsibility, and shift accountability for the delivery of nursing care using the nursing process. The Registered Nurse (RN) accepts accountability, applies competent clinical knowledge and uses independent nursing judgment for care provided by self and by health care providers to who care is delegated to achieve quality patient care outcomes. The RN also must possess the ability to assess and interpret patient data needed to identify each patient’s requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs. Responsibilities Provides direct patient care...
Oct 22, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Unit Coordinator Department BH51- Trauma and Acute General Surgery Shift Nights - Full-Time Requisition ID 2020-26234 Position Location Hospital Main Campus, KS City KANSAS CITY Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest We currently have an opening for a Unit Coordinator on our General Surgery/Trauma unit (Unit 51). Unit 51--Trauma, General Surgery, and Plastics The Unit 51 nursing staff collaborate with trauma, general, and plastic surgery teams in order to provide high quality care to complex medical-surgical patients on this 27 bed unit. The nursing staff use technology, such as telemetry, and have a wealth of resources to provide the most technically advanced care to the patient population served on this unit. Trauma patients receive care for injuries sustained in motor vehicle crashes and falls, as well as injuries related to personal violence....
Oct 22, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Unit Coordinator Department Inpatient Acute Rehabilitation Unit Shift Days - Full-Time Requisition ID 2020-26093 Position Location Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation City Kansas City Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest We currently have an opening for a Unit Coordinator on our Inpatient Acute Rehab unit. Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit Adult patients of all ages rely on Rehabilitation Medicine to help them recover from debilitating injuries and illnesses and learn to care for themselves using adaptive techniques and equipment. Our goal is to help the patient return back to home, community, and work. Our staff cares for patients with brain and spinal cord injuries, neurological diseases, multiple trauma, complex burns, organ transplants, cancer, pulmonary, cardiac, and renal conditions and patients with debility recovering from complex medical...
Oct 22, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Unit Coordinator Department Inpatient Acute Rehabilitation Unit Shift Nights - Full-Time Requisition ID 2020-25995 Position Location Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation City Kansas City Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest We currently have an opening for a Unit Coordinator on our Inpatient Acute Rehab unit. Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit Adult patients of all ages rely on Rehabilitation Medicine to help them recover from debilitating injuries and illnesses and learn to care for themselves using adaptive techniques and equipment. Our goal is to help the patient return back to home, community, and work. Our staff cares for patients with brain and spinal cord injuries, neurological diseases, multiple trauma, complex burns, organ transplants, cancer, pulmonary, cardiac, and renal conditions and patients with debility recovering from complex medical...
Oct 22, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
PRN Registered Nurse Department BH42 Hematology and Blood and Marrow Transplant Shift Days - PRN Requisition ID 2020-26058 Position Location Hospital Main Campus, KS City KANSAS CITY Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest We currently have an opening for a PRN Registered Nurse on our Hematology/Blood & Marrow Transplant units. Hematology/Blood & Marrow Transplant units Our patient centered nursing team has a passion for the care of oncology patients and appreciates the challenges and rewards on our units. Our patients are so special and appreciative and have a unique perspective on life. Our nurse to patient ratio is typically 3 or 4:1 and nurses spend time working with patients on both units. Unit 41 Hematological Malignancies/ Blood & Marrow Transplant (BMT) and Cellular Therapy This 20-bed protective environment unit...
Oct 22, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
PRN Registered Nurse Department CA5 ICU - Neuroscience, ENT, and Medical Oncology ICU Shift Varies - PRN Requisition ID 2020-24818 Position Location Cambridge Tower A City Kansas City Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest We currently have an opening for a PRN Registered Nurse. Responsibilities 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...
Oct 22, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Monitor Technician Department Central Monitoring Unit Shift Nights - Full-Time Requisition ID 2020-26009 Position Location Hospital Main Campus, KS City KANSAS CITY Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest The Monitor Technician performs surveillance and interpretation of cardiac rhythms via telemetry monitoring for patients throughout the hospital on telemetry capable units. Responsibilities Assist with telemetry monitoring of patients as requested by various departments within the hospital. Inclusive of lead placement, changing batteries, and assigning equipment to the patient. Assure that cardiac rhythm equipment and software is programmed with the appropriate patient and staff assignment information. Communicate changes in patient’s cardiac rhythm status to appropriate staff within identified time lines. Completes...
Oct 22, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Great Bend, KS 67530, USA
Clinic Nursing Assistant or Certified Medical Assistant- Outreach Clinic/St. Rose (Part-time; Days) Department HMC Outreach Clinic/St. Rose Pavilion Great Bend, KS Shift Days - Part-Time Requisition ID 2020-25799 Position Location St. Rose Medical Pavilion City Great Bend Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest Assists physician with patient care, takes vital signs, completes registration process, collects patient identification and demographics, answer phones, schedules appointments and maintains fax queue. Responsibilities Essential: Collects patient identification and demographics, HIPAA forms, insurance information, collects co-pay. Documents indicated signs/symptoms and consent for treatment. Completes and maintains registration process. Schedules appointments, tests and procedures. Maintains current knowledge of ICD-9 and...
Oct 22, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Psychiatric Unit Educator - Adults Department Strawberry Hill - II Shift Days - Full-Time Requisition ID 2020-25719 Position Location STRAWBERRY HILL CAMPUS City KANSAS CITY Category Nursing State Kansas 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. Responsibilities 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. Actively...
Oct 22, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Unit Coordinator Department Cardiovascular Pre/Post Unit Shift Days - Full-Time Requisition ID 2020-25898 Position Location Hospital Main Campus, KS City KANSAS CITY Category Nursing State Kansas 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...
Oct 22, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Clinical Nurse (Registered Nurse) Department Neurology/Epilepsy/ENT Progressive Care Unit - CA6 Shift Varies - Full-Time Requisition ID 2019-17414 Position Location Hospital Main Campus, KS City KANSAS CITY Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest We are currently hiring for a Clinical Nurse (Registered Nurse) on our Neurology/Eplilepsy/ENT Progressive Care unit - CA6 CA6 – Neurology/Epilepsy/ENT This state-of-the-art telemetry unit is dedicated to the care of the Neuroscience and Ear, Nose, & Throat (ENT) patient population. Nurses work with teams of Neuro-specialists in General Neurology, Stroke, Epilepsy, and Movement Disorders. Our ENT specialists include Otolaryngology and Head & Neck surgeries. This is unit is comprised of specialty services – Neurology, Stroke, Epilepsy, and Ear/Nose/Throat Surgeries. As specialties within...
Oct 22, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Lenexa, KS, USA
Home Infusion Clinical Nurse Coordinator Department Home Infusion Shift Days - Full-Time Requisition ID 2020-25528 Position Location Southlake Campus City Lenexa Category Nursing State Kansas 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. Responsibilities Actively participates in quality improvement initiatives, utilizing information from relevant sources, such as databases and benchmarks. Applies principles of teaching/learning and health literacy to design, provide and evaluate patient and health care provider education....
Oct 22, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Lenexa, KS, USA
Procedural Scheduling Nurse Coordinator Department Periop and Procedural Scheduling Shift Days - Full-Time Requisition ID 2020-26088 Position Location Southlake Campus City Lenexa Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest Are you passionate about providing education to patients? Do you have strong communication and listening skills? Are you able to follow a standard process and ensure documentation is accurate? Do you find yourself naturally solving problems and identifying opportunities to improve efficiencies? If you answered "yes" to these questions, this opportunity as a Procedural Scheduling Nurse Coordinator might be for you! The Procedural Scheduling Nurse Coordinator is responsible for the daily operations and coordination of scheduling as well as pre-procedure calls and preparation functions for patients scheduled for...
Oct 22, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
PRN AMBULATORY CLINIC RN CARE COOR - Cardiology; Heart Rhythm Management Department Cardiology - Heart Rhythm Managment Shift Days - PRN Requisition ID 2020-25653 Position Location Hospital Main Campus, KS City KANSAS CITY Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest The PRN Ambulatory Clinic RN Care Coordinator in our Cardiology - Heart Rhythm Managment Clinic 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...
Oct 22, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Nursing Shift Supervisor Department GI Endoscopy Center Shift Days - Full-Time Requisition ID 2020-26074 Position Location Hospital Main Campus, KS City KANSAS CITY Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest Under the supervision of the Manager, the Supervisor assists/supports the division or unit administratively and clinically. He/she assists in supervisory planning, organizing, directing, coordinating, and controlling activities. He/she assumes responsibility for the overall assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care on the unit. Is responsible for efficient day to day operations of the department and optimum use of resources to maximize productivity. Fosters an environment of collaboration and respect with physician colleagues, nurses and other healthcare team members. Responsibilities Must be...
Oct 15, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Nursing Associate Department MSICU- Medical Surgical Intensive Care Unit Shift Days - PRN Requisition ID 2020-25905 Position Location Hospital Main Campus, KS City KANSAS CITY Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest We currently have an opening for a Nursing Associate. Responsibilities The Nursing Associate is an unlicensed staff member who is accountable to/completes delegated tasks from the RN in a caring and culturally sensitive manner with excellent customer service at all times. Demonstrates competence in the areas of critical thinking, interpersonal relationships, and technical skills related to delegated tasks. Provides basic nursing skills, including but not limited to: Vital signs and pulse oximetry; finger stick blood glucose; ADL’s; recording intake and output; collecting urine, phlebotomy, stool and sputum specimens;...
Oct 15, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Nursing Associate Department CTSICU- Cardiothoracic Surgery Intensive Care Unit Shift Varies - PRN Requisition ID 2020-25644 Position Location Hospital Main Campus, KS City KANSAS CITY Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest We currently have an opening for a Nursing Associate. Responsibilities The Nursing Associate is an unlicensed staff member who is accountable to/completes delegated tasks from the RN in a caring and culturally sensitive manner with excellent customer service at all times. Demonstrates competence in the areas of critical thinking, interpersonal relationships, and technical skills related to delegated tasks. Provides basic nursing skills, including but not limited to: Vital signs and pulse oximetry; finger stick blood glucose; ADL’s; recording intake and output; collecting urine, phlebotomy, stool and sputum...
Oct 15, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
CARDIOLOGY NURSE - Procedures (Part-time) Department Cardiovascular Medicine - Ambulatory Shift Days - Part-Time Requisition ID 2020-25670 Position Location Hospital Main Campus, KS City KANSAS CITY Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest The Cardiology Nurse provides professional nursing care through assessment, 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 deliver through collaboration with all health care team providers to ensure safe, effective and quality patient care. Responsibilities Critically evaluate emergency situations and initiate appropriate intervention; collaborates with physician for recommendations to address patient’s problems or questions. Facilitates...
Oct 15, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
CARDIOLOGY NURSE - Procedures Department Cardiovascular Medicine- Ambulatory Shift Days - Full-Time Requisition ID 2020-25667 Position Location Hospital Main Campus, KS City KANSAS CITY Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest The Cardiology Nurse provides professional nursing care through assessment, 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 deliver through collaboration with all health care team providers to ensure safe, effective and quality patient care. Responsibilities Critically evaluate emergency situations and initiate appropriate intervention; collaborates with physician for recommendations to address patient’s problems or questions. Facilitates efficient...
Oct 15, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Westwood, KS 66205, USA
ORGAN TRANSPLANT NURSE COORD Department Blood and Marrow Transplant and Cellular Therapeutics Shift Days - Full-Time Requisition ID 2020-25761 Position Location Richard and Annette Block Cancer Center Pavilion / Westwood Medical Pavilion City Westwood Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest The Organ Transplant Nurse Coordinator plans, directs, and provides specialized nursing care with the primary emphasis on the treatment of individuals with end stage organ disease that are designated to have a solid organ transplant. Provides continuity and coordination of patient care; conducts patient and professional education initiatives; collaborative relationship with multidisciplinary teams, community resources and agencies. Responsibilities 1) Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the...
Oct 15, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
AMBULATORY CLINIC RN - Addiction Treatment Department Addictions Treatment Center Shift Varies - Full-Time Requisition ID 2020-25567 Position Location Hospital Main Campus, KS City KANSAS CITY Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest The ambulatory clinic professional registered nurse has the authority, responsibility, and shift accountability for the delivery of nursing care using the nursing process. The Registered Nurse (RN) accepts accountability, applies competent clinical knowledge and uses independent nursing judgment for care provided by self and by health care providers to who care is delegated to achieve quality patient care outcomes. The RN also must possess the ability to assess and interpret patient data needed to identify each patient’s requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs. Responsibilities...
Oct 15, 2020
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Nursing Associate Department SICU- Surgical Intensive Care Unit Shift Varies - PRN Requisition ID 2020-25077 Position Location Hospital Main Campus, KS City KANSAS CITY Category Nursing State Kansas Position Summary/Career Interest We currently have an opening for a Nursing Associate. Responsibilities The Nursing Associate is an unlicensed staff member who is accountable to/completes delegated tasks from the RN in a caring and culturally sensitive manner with excellent customer service at all times. Demonstrates competence in the areas of critical thinking, interpersonal relationships, and technical skills related to delegated tasks. Provides basic nursing skills, including but not limited to: Vital signs and pulse oximetry; finger stick blood glucose; ADL’s; recording intake and output; collecting urine, phlebotomy, stool and sputum specimens;...
Oct 15, 2020