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 Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Respiratory Therapy Team Leader I (Team Heart) Nightshift: Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: The Respiratory Therapy Team Leader I assumes responsibility for performing patient care activities and other tasks that contribute to high-quality, safe, and effective patient care, such as executing protocols, dividing workloads, administering respiratory care, and educating patients, families, students, and other care providers. Therapist on this team cover heart specialty care areas such as: -OR, PACU, and IR (Heart Transplants, CABG, LVAD placement, Thoracotomy, and Cath lab) -Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit (CTICU) -Floor areas that specialize in heart care and family medicine patients Position Description: Administers, monitors, and assesses the effectiveness of respiratory care in an efficient and effective manner for inpatients and outpatients of all developmental and maturational levels (neonatal to geriatric) under the...
Sep 23, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Topeka, KS, USA
Position Title Radiation Physicist St Francis Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: Performs dosimetry calculations, machine calibration checks, special procedures treatment planning, and radiation therapy for patients. Position Description: Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or department. ·Performs dosimetry calculations; checks calculation charges are assessed. ·Generates 3D conformal and IMRT external beam treatment plans. ·Performs machine calibration checks, and monthly and annual calibrations. ·Participates in weekly physics chart rounds. ·Performs radioactive sources inventory and leak tests, including source acquisition and waste return. ·Participates in special procedures treatment planning, including SRS, SRT and SBRT, under the supervision of the staff and/or chief physicist. ·Participates in CT simulation of radiation therapy patients as required. ·Participates in...
Sep 23, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Radiologic Technologist ( M/T/Th/F 12p-1030p) Bell Hospital 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...
Sep 23, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Lenexa, KS, USA
Position Title Cytogenetic Technologist Trainee Southlake Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: The Cytogenetic Technologist Trainee works alongside certified Cytogenetic Technologists to learn setup and processing appropriate specimens submitted for cytogenetic analysis, performing analysis, preparing karyograms and describing the results using correct ISCN nomenclature for karyotypes. These areas of learning include both conventional cytogenetic and FISH studies as assigned. The trainee should progress through the various areas in the laboratory to be able to successfully complete the ASCP certification examination after completing one year of training. Position Description: Accurately analyzes patient, control and proficiency testing specimens and records results in a timely manner according to laboratory policy. Calibrates, maintains, operates, troubleshoots instrumentation issues and completes appropriate documentation. Completes continuing education...
Sep 23, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Hays, KS 67601, USA
Position Title Radiology Technologist (Full Time) Days - Full Time Hays Med - Center for Health Improvement 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...
Sep 23, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Hays, KS 67601, USA
Position Title Massage Therapist - The Center For Health Improvement CHI (PRN; variable hours) Hays Med - Center for Health Improvement Position Summary / Career Interest: Under the supervision of the Aquatics/Group Fitness Manager independently performs massage services at The Center for Health Improvement. Position Description: JOB REQUIREMENTS Required: Basic Life Support (BLS)-within the first two weeks of employment Automated External Defibrillator (AED)-within the first two weeks of employment First Aide within the first six months of employment Basic First Aid certification Preferred: Completion of an accredited massage therapist program Experience in massage therapy Technical knowledge and ability to apply kinesiology and physiology. Massage Therapy certification HIPAA: This position will have access to the following Protected Health Information in order to carry out the duties related to their position at Hays...
Sep 23, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Fairway, KS 66205, USA
Position Title Neuro Psychometrician Tech KU Clinical Research Center 4350 Position Summary / Career Interest: We currently have an opening for a Neuro Psychometrician Tech. Position Description: Interviews patients and caregivers or family members to obtain medical, social, educational, and occupational history. In consultation with supervisor, prepares and selects neuropsychological test forms appropriate for patient age, educational and cultural background. Administers selected neuropsychological tests according to standardized instructions in published test manuals and modifies administration procedure in accordance with patient's physical and/or mental limitations making note of such variations in administration procedures. Records in writing observations of patient's behavior during testing, especially such behaviors that influence validity of test administration, scoring, and interpretation. Undergoes supervision concerning test administration and...
Sep 23, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital United States
Position Title Rehab Tech II Orr-Major Position Summary / Career Interest: The Rehab Technician II works as a member of the interdisciplinary patient care team. They support the clinicians and the day to day operations of the rehab services department. They assist with direct and indirect aspects of patient care as directed by the clinical staff. Position Description: Demonstrates competence in the areas of critical thinking, interpersonal relationships, and technical skills. Performs and monitors patient intervention as directed by clinical staff. Effective and timely communication with clinical staff for any patient care clinical needs . Records patient interaction in compliance with departmental guidelines. Performs operational duties to maintain equipment and supports regulatory compliance. Assists clinician with patient care activities to support the patient care plan under the direction of the clinical staff. May provide patient interventions without...
Sep 23, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title AssT Director Radiology - Business Operations Delp Pavilion Position Summary / Career Interest: The Assistant Director Radiology - Business Operations provides leadership in the operational and financial analysis and reporting for the assigned department(s). This position manages data collection, assists leadership in strategy, financial performance, contracting, and reimbursement analysis for the department. This position interacts with stakeholders in the Radiology throughout the Health System. Interfaces with Finance, Quality, Regulatory, Risk Management, Legal, Business Analytics, Medical Directors and others. Position Description: Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or department.. Leads financial analysis and assists leadership with development of strategy, policy and processes, and financial decisions in support of departmental and Health System goals. Establishes process...
Sep 23, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Inpatient Pharmacy Intern Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: The pharmacy intern will provide collaborative pharmaceutical care through integrated drug distribution, consistent service, and interactions with interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary teams within the University of Kansas Health Care System. Position Description: Performs ALL duties under the drect supervision of a pharmacist licensed in the State of Kansas. Assists in accurate medication order filling, compounding and record keeping to assure timely delivery of medications. Prepares medications using appropriate technique and equipment. Medications include, but are not limited to: Intravenous admixtures, chemotherapy, total parenteral nutrition, oral unit-dose or prepackaged medications, compounds, investigational drugs Operates computer systems to accurately input medication orders and obtain necessary patient information. Uses a courteous and professional...
Sep 23, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Float Phlebotomist Position Summary / Career Interest: The Phlebotomist Float is a position within the clinical laboratory working independently to perform blood draws on patients located in a variety of locations within the Health System. The Phlebotomist Float has no home site, but rather travels to cover for absences of regular Phlebotomists and heavy work volumes between a number of Health System sites throughout the metropolitan area, and travel assignments may vary from day to day. The Phlebotomist Float may receive reporting instructions the night before or the morning of and may travel a wide variety of distances to report to work. Additionally, the shifts may have slightly variable start and end times. The Phlebotomist Float position performs positive patient identification for each patient prior to blood draw and confirms patient identification after labeling the tubes, and releases orders out of the Hospital Information System (HIS) and receives...
Sep 22, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Medical Lab Scientist Supervisor Position Summary / Career Interest: The Medical Lab Scientist supervisor oversees and participates in all departmental responsibilities for comprehensive laboratory testing for patients. This includes ensuring patients' laboratory results are accurate and timely. Has the ability to prioritize and remain calm and organized in a high stress, fast-paced environment. Position Description: Analyzes patient, control and proficiency testing specimens and records results in a timely manner according to laboratory policy. Coordinates quality assurance and quality improvement activities for the department. Ensures compliance with regulatory requirements and maintains a laboratory of constant readiness. Ensures all departmental policies and procedures are kept up to date. Ensures compliance with regulatory, accreditation, safety and hospital standards, policies and procedures. Instructs, orients and mentors students, employees,...
Sep 22, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Hays, KS 67601, USA
Position Title CT Technologist (PRN; days) Position Summary / Career Interest: Under the supervision of the CT Supervisor and the clinical direction of the radiologist, independently performs computerized tomography (CT) 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. Position Description: Collects relevant information regarding patient identification, procedure, appropriateness for indicated signs and symptoms, pregnancy status, patient preparation, contraindications, safety screenings, and patient assessment. Analyzes information to safely and accurately provide care according to established policies, protocols and guidelines for patient safety. Provides patient education by explaining procedures and giving instructions at a level the patient...
Sep 22, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Larned, KS 67550, USA
Position Title Registered Respiratory Therapist Position Summary / Career Interest: Registered Respiratory Therapist has these responsibilities: correctly uses Medi-tech and Bedside Medication Verification on a routine basis, works unassisted in critical care areas after check offs completed, able to perform all modes of therapy in all areas of hospital after clinical check offs completed, able to assess patients needs and suggest appropriate therapy needs, and acts as a mentor to students and new staff. Position Description: Collects relevant information such as patient identification, procedure, appropriateness for indicated signs and symptoms, patient preparation, contraindications, patient assessment Maintains, evaluates, and improves the processes of analyzing information for patient safety. Provides patient education Follows policies and procedures to perform therapy and procedures accurately and to determine each achieves the same outcome when performed...
Sep 22, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Larned, KS 67550, USA
Position Title Registered Respiratory Therapist (Days; Full-Time, Pawnee Valley Campus) Position Summary / Career Interest: Registered Respiratory Therapist has these responsibilities: correctly uses Medi-tech and Bedside Medication Verification on a routine basis, works unassisted in critical care areas after check offs completed, able to perform all modes of therapy in all areas of hospital after clinical check offs completed, able to assess patients needs and suggest appropriate therapy needs, and acts as a mentor to students and new staff. Position Description: Collects relevant information such as patient identification, procedure, appropriateness for indicated signs and symptoms, patient preparation, contraindications, patient assessment Maintains, evaluates, and improves the processes of analyzing information for patient safety. Provides patient education Follows policies and procedures to perform therapy and procedures accurately and to determine each...
Sep 22, 2021
Part time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Larned, KS 67550, USA
Position Title Medical Lab Technician (MLT) Position Summary / Career Interest: Performs various laboratory tests in chemistry, hematology, coagulation and urinalysis. Obtains quality results by following policy and procedure for quality control, quality assurance, maintenance, calibration and calibration verification to ensure CLIA standards are met. Responsible for proper patient identification, sample collection and sample processing. Position Description: Verify patient identification with verbal communication between patient and phlebotomist ensuring two patient identifiers. Collects blood and non blood specimens such as urine, sputum, throat or nasal swabs for laboratory testing. Performs venipunctures and capillary punctures using aseptic technique and in accordance with the department policy and procedure. Identifies, labels, handles and transports specimens to the lab for testing to ensure turnaround times of 60 minutes for STAT and 4...
Sep 22, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Larned, KS 67550, USA
Position Title Medical Lab Technician (MLT) Position Summary / Career Interest: Performs various laboratory tests in chemistry, hematology, coagulation and urinalysis. Obtains quality results by following policy and procedure for quality control, quality assurance, maintenance, calibration and calibration verification to ensure CLIA standards are met. Responsible for proper patient identification, sample collection and sample processing. Position Description: Verify patient identification with verbal communication between patient and phlebotomist ensuring two patient identifiers. Collects blood and non blood specimens such as urine, sputum, throat or nasal swabs for laboratory testing. Performs venipunctures and capillary punctures using aseptic technique and in accordance with the department policy and procedure. Identifies, labels, handles and transports specimens to the lab for testing to ensure turnaround times of 60 minutes for STAT and 4...
Sep 22, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Radiology Manager - MRI Position Summary / Career Interest: The Radiology Operations Manager position provides direct oversight of the business, clinical, personnel, quality and regulatory functions of one or more of the following modalities: General Radiology, Computed Tomography (CT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Nuclear Medicine, Breast Imaging, and/or Ultrasound the Radiology Department Services assigned. Position Description: Oversees daily responsibilities in one or more of the following modalities General Radiology, Computed Tomography (CT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Nuclear Medicine, Breast Imaging, and/or Ultrasound. As a leader of this department, directs activities of departmental employees of direct responsibility and should intervene to provide guidance and instruction for employees of indirect responsibility as needed. Assists the leadership team in the development, execution and maintenance of policies and procedures to...
Sep 22, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Hays, KS 67601, USA
Position Title Respiratory Technician- RT (PRN Hours; Variable Shifts) Position Summary / Career Interest: Under the direct supervision of the Director of Respiratory Care, Manager of Respiratory Care, Supervisor, RRT, RRTe, and CRT has these responsibilities: learns to correctly use Medi-tech and Bedside Medication Verification on a routine basis, and learns all modes of therapy and performs under direct supervision Position Description: Collects relevant information such as patient identification, procedure, appropriateness for indicated signs and symptoms, patient preparation, contraindications, patient assessment. Maintains, evaluates, and improves the processes of analyzing information for patient safety. Provides patient education. Follows policies and procedures to perform therapy and procedures accurately and to determine each achieves the same outcome when performed by different staff. Evaluates the patient study in a timely, accurate and comprehensive...
Sep 22, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Neonatal (NICU) Respiratory Therapist Position Summary / Career Interest: The Respiratory Therapist, RRT I is responsible for performing patient care activities and other tasks that contribute to high-quality, safe, and effective patient care, such as executing protocols, administering respiratory care, and educating patients, families, students, and other care providers. Position Description: Administers, monitors, and assesses the effectiveness of respiratory care in an efficient and effective manner for inpatients and outpatients of all developmental and maturational levels (neonatal to geriatric) under the supervision of a licensed Respiratory Therapist. Uses independent judgement in the application of respiratory care protocols and is self-motivated to take responsible and professional action within the scope of practice. Maintains a patient-centered focus and strives to support the mission, goals, and values of the hospital, department and...
Sep 22, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Phlebotomist - Multiple Shifts and Departments Position Summary / Career Interest: The University of Kansas Health System Phlebotomist is a position within the clinical laboratory that is responsible for interpreting orders for lab work from providers within The University of Kansas Health System which are entered in the Hospital Information System and orders from outside providers that are presented as a manual order. The Phlebotomist must be able to interpret these orders and accurately identify the correct tube type for each test. The Phlebotomist follows regulatory, accreditation, safety and hospital standards, policies and procedures, and performs positive patient identification for each patient prior to blood draw and confirming patient identification after labeling the tubes. In the ambulatory setting, the Phlebotomist presents labeled tubes to the patient to confirm proper labeling. In the in-patient setting, the Phlebotomist matches the labeled...
Sep 22, 2021
Full time
 
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Medical Lab Scientist - Multiple Depts and Shifts Position Summary / Career Interest: The Medical Lab Scientist provides comprehensive laboratory testing for patients. The position consists of ensuring patients’ laboratory results are accurate, timely and with quality. Position Description: Analyzes patient, control and proficiency testing specimens and records results in a timely manner according to laboratory policy. Calibrates, maintains, operates and troubleshoots instrumentation issues and completes appropriate documentation. Completes continuing education and submits appropriate documentation where applicable. Follows regulatory, accreditation, safety and hospital standards, policies and procedures. Instructs, orients and mentors students, employees, residents, patients and other health care providers as applicable. Maintains an adequate inventory of all supplies. Accurately prepares, labels and stores reagents, standards, controls and...
Sep 22, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Float Phlebotomist Position Summary / Career Interest: The Phlebotomist Float is a position within the clinical laboratory working independently to perform blood draws on patients located in a variety of locations within the Health System. The Phlebotomist Float has no home site, but rather travels to cover for absences of regular Phlebotomists and heavy work volumes between a number of Health System sites throughout the metropolitan area, and travel assignments may vary from day to day. The Phlebotomist Float may receive reporting instructions the night before or the morning of and may travel a wide variety of distances to report to work. Additionally, the shifts may have slightly variable start and end times. The Phlebotomist Float position performs positive patient identification for each patient prior to blood draw and confirms patient identification after labeling the tubes, and releases orders out of the Hospital Information System (HIS) and receives...
Sep 22, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Medical Lab Scientist- Microbiology Position Summary / Career Interest: The Medical Lab Scientist provides comprehensive laboratory testing for patients. The position consists of ensuring patients’ laboratory results are accurate, timely and with quality. Position Description: Analyzes patient, control and proficiency testing specimens and records results in a timely manner according to laboratory policy. Calibrates, maintains, operates and troubleshoots instrumentation issues and completes appropriate documentation. Completes continuing education and submits appropriate documentation where applicable. Follows regulatory, accreditation, safety and hospital standards, policies and procedures. Instructs, orients and mentors students, employees, residents, patients and other health care providers as applicable. Maintains an adequate inventory of all supplies. Accurately prepares, labels and stores reagents, standards, controls and specimens for...
Sep 22, 2021