We are currently hiring for a Clinical Nurse (Registered Nurse) on our Medical Telemetry unit - Unit 45.
Medical Telemetry – Unit 45
This smaller unit allows for close teamwork. As a newer unit, our culture is friendly and welcoming. Our nurses love our unit because of the people they work with and the diverse patient population they get to care for.
This is a fast paced 26 bed medical telemetry unit provides advanced and specialized care to patients with a variety of medical conditions including renal failure, liver failure, respiratory complications, infections, sepsis, and diabetes as well as overflow beds for BMT patients and many other diagnoses that may require continuous cardiac monitoring. Our palliative care room is utilized for patients and the end of their life. Our nurses have the opportunity to work with a variety of physician services in the hospital, and through this, develop the expertise to care for our diverse population. Our unit is known for telemetry and medical surgical levels of care. Along with accommodating cardiac monitoring and drips, we also see insulin and other medication drips as well with a nurse to patient ratio of around 4:1.
The University of Kansas Health System is the region’s premier academic medical center recognized for quality by:
*Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or department.
*Note: These statements are intended to describe the essential functions of the job and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. Skills and duties may vary dependent upon your department or unit. Other duties may be assigned as required.