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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.

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The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Surgical Pathology Technician Bell Hospital Position Summary / Career Interest: A Surgical Pathology Technician I receive and accessions all specimens for surgical pathology. Performs gross examinations of biopsies and small surgical tissue specimens and prepares frozen section slides for microscopic examination. Must have a basic understanding and knowledge of human anatomy/physiology and medical terminology, especially tissue part types. Must stay calm and organized in a high stress, fast-paced environment and have the ability to prioritize their work. Position Description: Accurately participates in preparing for JCAHO and CAP inspections. Accurately prepares, labels and stores reagents, standards, controls and patient samples for analysis. Answers the telephone and interacts with all customers using proper, courteous techniques, in compliance with hospital standards. Assists with frozen sections, including cutting, staining and cover...
Jun 17, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Great Bend, KS 67530, USA
Position Title Ultrasound Technologist (Days; Full Time, Great Bend Campus) Great Bend Medical Pavilion Position Summary / Career Interest: Responsible for all aspects involved in Ultrasound department to include performing all routine diagnostic ultrasound procedures. Assists physicians in performing invasive Ultrasound procedures. Responsible for evaluating appropriate ultrasound technique and proper selection and utilization of ultrasound probes. Ensures comprehensive ultrasound imaging of the appropriate anatomical structures as per the physician’s order. Performs all ultrasound procedures under the indirect supervision of the Radiologist. Position also includes maintaining competency in performing all routine diagnostic x-ray procedures and assisting in other areas of the department as requested. Position Description: Collects relevant information regarding patient identification, procedure, appropriateness for indicated signs and symptoms, pregnancy...
Jun 17, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Certified Medical Dosimetrist Bloch Radiation Oncology Pavilion Position Summary / Career Interest: The medical dosimetrist is responsible for the "radiation dose distributions and dose calculations" used in radiation therapy. Dosimetrists must have thorough knowledge in the areas of cancer treatment and brachytherapy. The dosimetrist helps prescribe the radiation in precise doses necessary to treat the cancer without harming healthy tissue and organs near the tumor. Designing the treatment plan for the cancer patient is a key responsibility of the dosimetrist. Position Description: JOB REQUIREMENTS Required: Bachelors Degree in Science/Physics Certification in Medical Dosimetry Preferred: Associates Degree in Radiation Therapy Technology Time Type: Full time Job Requisition ID: R-3792 Need help finding the right job? We can recommend jobs specifically for you! Create a custom Job Alert by selecting criteria...
Jun 17, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Radiation Physicist Bloch Radiation Oncology Pavilion Position Summary / Career Interest: This position will focus on Proton Therapy Position Description: Demonstrates competence in the areas of critical thinking, interpersonal relationships, and technical skills. Demonstrates ability to provide care/service safely and efficiently for the care of each patient. Performs dosimetry calculations; checks calculation charges are assessed. Generates beam therapy plans on complex cases in one plane or multiple planes, both for beam therapy and brachytherapy. Performs machine calibration and weekly output constancy checks, and monthly and annual calibrations Participates in weekly physics chart rounds. Treatment delivery is monitored for the physics work. Performs radioactive sources inventory and leak tests, including source acquisition and waste return. Participates in special physics consults, usually for difficult cases; results...
Jun 17, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Hays, KS 67601, USA
Position Title Pharmacist - Retail Pharmacy (PRN; days) Hays Medical Center Position Summary / Career Interest: The pharmacist ensures the safe and effective use of medications by providing medication order verification while assessing for optimal drug product selection, dosage regimen design, effective administration, and drug therapy monitoring services. Monitors inpatient and outpatient drug therapies when appropriate, and works with relating medical staff to find alternatives when needed, to ensure the best care possible is being given. Position Description: Receives and interprets medication orders and transcribes to computerized patient medication profiles Compounds and dispenses pharmaceuticals, including sterile, chemotherapy, and parenteral nutrition products Issues controlled substances to patient care areas and maintains records Completes pharmacokinetics consults ordered during their shift determining medication dosing Provides...
Jun 17, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title CT Radiology Assistant Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: The Radiology Assistant assists technologists in the care of patients for imaging both prior to and after testing. The Radiology Assistant also helps with transferring patients to/from their carts to the table and vice versa, ensuring patients are safe at all times. The Radiology Assistant takes phone calls and work to ensure patients are imaged in a timely manner by organizing patient requisitions appropriately. This assistant is responsible for collecting patient information for review by the technologists and for ensuring that documentation is scanned into system for future review. Position Description: Assists in processing digital images, as well as cleaning equipment when needed or of applicable. Assists technologist with the education of patients, patient families, and nursing units regarding radiology procedures. Assists technologists with non-patient activities and...
Jun 17, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Physical Therapist I Medical Pavilion Position Summary / Career Interest: The physical therapist works as a member of the interdisciplinary patient care team. They perform an individualized evaluation and design a goal-directed customized plan to improve the person’s physical function and mobility. They periodically review the patient’s performance to ensure that the goals are being met and/or make changes to the intervention plan. Position Description: Demonstrates competence in the areas of critical thinking, interpersonal relationships, and technical skills. Evaluates patients in clinical area served. Therapist considers all aspects of the patient including the physical, psychosocial, developmental, and cultural needs. Evaluation results are communicated to the physician, family, and other team members in a clear and concise manner. Develops and implements treatment plans using appropriate problem solving skills, and clinical reasoning. The...
Jun 17, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Overland Park, KS, USA
Position Title Mammography Tech Indian Creek Main, Westwood Medical Pavilion - West Position Summary / Career Interest: The Mammography Tech involves direct patient care with all mammography procedures: screening and diagnostic mammograms, breast stereotatic biopsies, needle localizations and other interventional procedures related to the breast. Mammographer must be current with all credentials, continuing education, CPR and compliant with all ACR, MQSA/FDA requirements. Mammorgrapher must also be proficient in several computer based software programs and able to assist clerical and nursing staff that is within the scope of the breast imaging practice. Position Description: Acts as a mentor and trainer to new employees and assists clerical and nursing staff as needed. Assists with duties associated with contacting and following up with patients, tracking critical information for performance improvement and ensuring that the reporting radiologist has all...
Jun 17, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title CT Technologist (Sat- Mon, Overnights & Days) Bell Hospital Position Summary / Career Interest: The CT Technologist is responsible for producing images that produce cross sectional imaging for the purpose of diagnosing disease processes. Procedures can be performed at various locations throughout the Main Campus, West Plaza, Medical Office Building, and Westwood. CT Technologists are expected to participate in on-going training and education. Multiple shifts available (Days and Nights) Position Description: Acts as a liaison for communication between other departments and assists when called upon for special projects that have been approved by the Radiology Department leadership team. - Assists with developing continuing education strategies with the CT Department which will assist the long term enrichment of the staff. Participates in providing teaching and learning opportunities to fellow technologists and students. Ensuring that all...
Jun 17, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Social Work Case Manager-Cardiology Clinic Sudler Position Summary / Career Interest: The Social Work Case Manager, under the direction of the Social Work Manager and Nurse Manager in Case Management, has responsibility to provide care/service safely and efficiently for a full range of services to patients of all ages and their families. Primary role is to collaborate, communicate and facilitate coordination of services post-hospitalization as established by the healthcare team and executed by the case manager. Responsible for the psychosocial assessment of patients, for post hospital discharge needs including home care, nursing home placement, durable medical equipment, financial assistance, counseling, and other community resources. Ensure appropriate decision makers are informed of and involved in treatment planning. The Social Work Case Manager identifies, monitors, and reports opportunities for quality and performance improvement to the appropriate...
Jun 17, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Cardiovascular Sonographer Cardiovascular - Leavenworth, Cardiovascular - Liberty, Cardiovascular - State Ave, Cardiovascular - St Joseph, Indian Creek Medical Plaza 3, Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: The University of Kansas Health System is looking for dynamic individuals to join our growing Cardiovascular Ultrasound team. We have several tiers of positions available depending on your level of experience, including recognition for Advanced Cardiac Sonographer certification . New graduates welcome! We offer cardiac and cardiovascular sonographer positions. Sonographers provide professional, safe and compassionate care to adolescent and adult patient populations. They are uniquely trained in the advanced understanding of ultrasound physics and hemodynamics allowing them to provide the highest quality of images to answer the clinical questions. Our lab is accredited by IAC in Echocardiography and Vascular. We support the structural...
Jun 17, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Cardiovascular Sonographer Cardiovascular - Leavenworth, Cardiovascular - Liberty, Cardiovascular - State Ave, Cardiovascular - St Joseph, Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: Cardiovascular Sonographers provide professional, safe and compassionate ultrasound imaging care to all patient populations. They are uniquely trained in the advanced understanding of ultrasound physics and instrumentation allowing them to optimize the ultrasound controls for the highest quality image acquisition. The sonographer is able to identify and evaluate the appropriate anatomical and physiological consequences that would be consistent with disease processes. They need to be able to adapt the routine protocol to a wide range of patients and disease-state variability, making each exam individual and unique. The sonographer manages the initiation of critical value notification to expedite optimal patient outcomes. Position Description: Obtain a patient...
Jun 17, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Specimen Referral Technician Bell Hospital Position Summary / Career Interest: The University of Kansas Health System Specimen Referral Technician is a position within the clinical and surgical pathology departments that is responsible for handling complex test orders on all specimen types, including blood, pathology blocks, and slides, for testing or consultations that are referred to an off campus accredited reference laboratory. The Specimen Referral Technician is responsible for providing information to providers on molecular and genetic (somatic and germline) testing to include, but not limited to; what genetic tests are available and where the genetic testing is performed. Additionally, due to the specifications of the testing, the Specimen Referral Technician working in the clinical department is responsible for processing genetic kits which may include separation of RNA from tissue. The Specimen Referral Technician working in surgical pathology...
Jun 17, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Inpatient Pharmacy Technician Supervisor (Evening Shift) Cambridge Tower A Position Summary / Career Interest: The Inpatient Technician Supervisor will provide effective leadership to pharmacy technicians, and strategically identify, internalize and communicate critical success factors necessary for the Pharmacy to support organizational goals. Must oversee technicians assisting in accurate medication filling, compounding, and record keeping related to medications for all patients. Assures that appropriate equipment and techniques are employed. Coordinates timely drug distribution using a team approach to empower pharmacy technicians. Operates computer systems to accurately input medication orders and obtain necessary patient information. Coordinates the provision of quality pharmacy services through active participation on the multidisciplinary healthcare team. Uses a courteous and professional customer-focused approach while interacting with customers....
Jun 17, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Westwood, KS 66205, USA
Position Title Pharmacy Technician - Cancer Care Westwood Medical Pavilion - West Position Summary / Career Interest: - We have multiple locations throughout Kansas City - Float roles are also available to provide staffing coverage at all locations: Overland Park, Westwood, Lee’s Summit, South Kansas City and North Kansas City - Our cancer care pharmacy technicians perform sterile compounding of medications for patients within the cancer centers and non-oncology infusion areas - Other job duties include inventory management, USP 797 and 800 clean room workflows and oversight of automated dispensing cabinets (Omnicells) - Predominantly weekday day time shifts with a minimal, rotating weekend component (approximately 6-8 weekends / year) - Our pharmacy technicians work as a team to provide great care to patients and look for ways to continuously improve workflows and service Position Description: Performs ALL duties defined by standard work or other guidelines...
Jun 17, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Pharmacy Technician - Outpatient (Retail) Main Campus, Southlake Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: - Candidates must be open to shift opportunities at both our Main campus in Kansas City, Kansas, and new Southlake campus in Lenexa, Kansas. - Predominantly day shift with potential for some evenings and a rotating weekend component - Strives to remove barriers in achieving excellent pharmaceutical care and assures timely distribution of prescribed medications and stock items as needed. - Operates computer systems to accurately input medication orders, fill medications, obtain necessary patient information, and dispense medications. - Process prescriptions and prioritize medication fills for discharging patients, then delivering medications and collecting payment in patient rooms. - Assists in maintaining pharmacy inventory and record keeping in accordance with state and federal law. Reports medication errors on a continuous basis. - Willingly...
Jun 17, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Pharmacy Technician - Inpatient (Day, evening shift options) Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: - Located at our main campus in Kansas City, Kansas - Day and evening shift opportunities depending on staffing needs with a rotating weekend component and holiday requirement. - Work with medications such as intravenous admixtures, chemotherapy, total parenteral nutrition, oral bulk/unit-dose or prepackaged medications, compounds and investigational drugs. Position Description: Performs ALL duties defined by standard work or other guidelines communicated by leadership under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist Operates computer systems to accurately input medication orders and obtain necessary patient information. Assists in maintaining pharmacy inventory and record keeping in accordance with state and federal law. Reports medication errors on a continuous basis. Assures timely distribution of prescribed medications and stock...
Jun 17, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Lenexa, KS, USA
Position Title Pharmacy Technician - Home Infusion Southlake Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: - Located at our new Southlake campus in Lenexa, Kansas - Sterile compounding and call center environment opportunities available within this team - Assist pharmacist in accurate prescription filling, compounding and record keeping - Growing service line due to new expanded facility Position Description: Performs ALL duties defined by standard work or other guidelines communicated by leadership under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist Operates computer systems to accurately input medication orders and obtain necessary patient information. Assists in maintaining pharmacy inventory and record keeping in accordance with state and federal law. Reports medication errors on a continuous basis. Assures timely distribution of prescribed medications and stock items as needed. Utilizes effective listening and communication skills. Maintains supervisor...
Jun 17, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Overland Park, KS, USA
Position Title Radiologic Technologist Indian Creek Main Position Summary / Career Interest: The Radiologic Technologist performs x-ray procedures to produce images for the purpose of diagnosing disease processes. Procedures can be performed at various locations throughout the Main Campus and at hospital associated imaging facilities. Competence is required for both fixed and mobile x-ray devices. Experience is required in high acuity areas, surgical areas and less acute out-patient customers. Radiologic Technologists are expected to participate in the training of student technologists. Position Description: Must be competent in the use of all x-ray equipment both fixed and mobile. Has the ability to provide this service throughout the department. Show interest and initiative in assuring that personal competency requirements are met. Demonstrates flexibility in reviewing new approaches in response to changing organizational and healthcare needs Seeks out...
Jun 17, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title PSYCHOMETRICIAN Bell Hospital Position Summary / Career Interest: The Pyschometrician prepares for, administers and scores psychological instruments for adults, children and adolescents. Orders test supplies and equipment and works with insurance companies, patients and referring specialists to obtain pre-authorization for evaluations. Position Description: Independently administers and scores standard, objective intellectual, cognitive neuropsychological, personality, development, projective and school achievement instruments for adults, children and adolescents. Provides detailed behavioral observations of patients test behavior to clinical staff. Decides, within limits, which tests will be administered from available information and provides information to clinical staff. Provides psychological test information to clinical staff and personnel from other agencies at meetings. Collects information from families and outside agencies prior to...
Jun 10, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Westwood, KS 66205, USA
Position Title Mammography Tech Indian Creek Main, Westwood Medical Pavilion - West Position Summary / Career Interest: The Mammography Tech involves direct patient care with all mammography procedures: screening and diagnostic mammograms, breast stereotatic biopsies, needle localizations and other interventional procedures related to the breast. Mammographer must be current with all credentials, continuing education, CPR and compliant with all ACR, MQSA/FDA requirements. Mammorgrapher must also be proficient in several computer based software programs and able to assist clerical and nursing staff that is within the scope of the breast imaging practice. Position Description: Acts as a mentor and trainer to new employees and assists clerical and nursing staff as needed. Assists with duties associated with contacting and following up with patients, tracking critical information for performance improvement and ensuring that the reporting radiologist has all necessary...
Jun 10, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Larned, KS 67550, USA
Position Title Certified Physical Therapy Assistant/ PTA (PRN) Pawnee Valley Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: Under the supervision of the department’s management and physical therapists, the certified physical therapy assistant assumes responsibility and accountability for the process of assessment and implementation needed to deliver safe, evidence based care under the supervision of a physical therapist. Position provides patient care for the Bone, Joint & Spine Unit along with other ancillary departments to promote excellence in Knee Hip Replacement patient care. Position Description: Performs chart review; collects patient and/or caregiver interview information; and consults with other medical staff Follows an individualized plan of care that includes short and long-term goals for the patient/family based on objective tests, measures and evaluation and reflects the plan of the entire health care team Carries out assessment and...
Jun 10, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Hays, KS 67601, USA
Position Title Pharmacy Technician I- Pharmacy (Part-time; 6:00 AM-2:30 PM or 2:00 PM-10:30 PM) Hays Medical Center Position Summary / Career Interest: Under the direct supervision of a Pharmacist, the Pharmacy Technician I is responsible for performing supportive clerical and technical tasks to assist the pharmacist in providing pharmaceutical care. Position Description: Assists in processing medication orders through timely removal of labels from printer and prompt preparation of medications for dispensing Monitors stock on hand, identifies and returns overstocks, runs reports, stocks, and maintains inventory and contacts vendors regarding the availability of needed items Inspects areas where medication is stored including proper storage conditions and removal of outdated medications Reviews out-of-the ordinary/costly prescriptions with pharmacists Coordinates and performs advanced data maintenance and reporting activities to ensure appropriate...
Jun 10, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Larned, KS 67550, USA
Position Title Radiology Technologist (Full-time+On-Call) Pawnee Valley Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: Under the supervision of the Radiology Supervisor and the clinical direction of the radiologist, independently performs radiographic examinations; prepares and administers contrast media and medications; reviews studies for overall quality; performs record keeping and computerized image archiving; serves as the primary liaison between patients and radiologists and other members of the support team, as well as between the Imaging Center and the Operating Room; uses good communication and patient care skills; uses professional and ethical judgment and critical thinking when performing their duties; uses equipment, materials, and systems according to policies, procedures, and practice standards; performs duties using appropriate professional and ethical behavior Position Description: Collects relevant information regarding patient...
Jun 10, 2021