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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 United States
Position Title Pharmacy Intern Westwood Medical Pavilion - West 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...
Feb 25, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Hays, KS 67601, USA
Position Title Radiology Technologist- Radiology (PRN; Variable Shifts) Hays Medical Center 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...
Feb 25, 2021
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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 other...
Feb 25, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital United States
Position Title Phlebotomist Landon Center on Aging 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 tubes with...
Feb 25, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Behavioral Health Tech Strawberry Hill Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: The Behavioral Health Tech, under general supervision, provides basic patient care to all patients including those in isolation. The Behavioral Health Tech provides age specific assistance with activities of daily living and therapeutic measures that will result in a lower level of agitation and/or higher level of comfort for the patient. The Behavioral Health Tech assists in daily activities while teaching new skills, ensuring safety, assisting to manage behaviors, plan activities, reinforce treatment plans and document within the EMR. This position is located in downtown KCK at the Strawberry Hill campus. Position Description: Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or department. Collects data (i.e., vital signs, weights, I&O) for initial, shift and ongoing assessment of each patient as delegated by...
Feb 25, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Social Worker Main Campus 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 department. The Social Work...
Feb 25, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Radiologic Technologist (Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri: 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 able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of all procedures related to the General Diagnostic area at a high level. 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...
Feb 25, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Westwood, KS 66205, USA
Position Title Clinical Pharmacist - Cancer Care Westwood Administration - East Position Summary / Career Interest: The Clinical Pharmacist provides comprehensive pharmaceutical care for patients. This consists of ensuring drug therapy that results in safe, effective, and cost conscious use of pharmaceuticals. Must demonstrate excellent interdisciplinary communication and exhibit strong educational and precepting abilities. Position Description: Actively participates in organizational and departmental performance improvement efforts to strengthen existing systems, processes, policies and procedures by introducing new ideas that lead to improved pharmaceutical care in clinical areas and in the pharmacy department as a whole. Actively participates on the multidisciplinary team by consistently attending patient care rounds and providing patient – focused pharmaceutical care by assessing and monitoring drug therapy to ensure safe and cost – conscious treatment regimens....
Feb 25, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital Overland Park, KS, USA
Position Title Pharmacy Intern Marillac 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...
Feb 25, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Pharmacy Technician Supervisor - IV Room Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: The 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. Performs all duties under direct...
Feb 25, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Pharmacy Automation Maintenance Technician Coordinator Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: The Pharmacy Technical Coordinator collaborates closely with pharmacy, nursing, and medical personnel to provide pharmaceutical care for patients. This position ensures that drug therapy distribution results in safe, effective, and cost-conscious use of medical and pharmaceutical supplies. The Pharmacy Technical Coordinator has coordination, leadership and potentially supervisory roles over technician staff in the pharmacy department and must demonstrate excellent interdisciplinary communication and leadership skills. Serves as a role model and facilitates a professional customer-focused approach. Position Description: Performs all duties under the supervision of a pharmacist licensed in the State of Kansas. Works with pharmacy administration to comply with state and federal laws. Participates in the orientation, education, and coordination of...
Feb 25, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital United States
Position Title Cancer Care Pharmacy Intern Westwood Medical Pavilion - West 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...
Feb 25, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title STAFF RADIATION THERAPIST Main Campus Position Summary / Career Interest: JOB SUMMARY The Radiation Therapist, under the direction of a radiation oncologist, uses the process of ionizing radiation to treat cancer patients. Is responsible for collecting relevant patient information and using this information to plan a patient’s treatment. Position Description: Demonstrates the ability to select appropriate immobilization and positioning aids for simulation and treatment. Performs simulations for tumor localization. Accurately delivers the prescribed course of treatment to pediatric, adult and geriatric patients, under the direction of a radiation oncologist and supervisor. Provides patient education and monitors patients for treatment-related reactions and complications. Accurately enters and maintains patient treatment parameters into electronic medical record or paper medical record. Performs verification films and/or digital images according...
Feb 25, 2021
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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...
Feb 24, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST I Position Summary / Career Interest: The Occupational Therapist works as a member of the interdisciplinary patient care team. They perform an individualized evaluation, design goal-directed customized interventions to improve the person’s ability to perform daily activities, and periodically review the patient’s performance to ensure that the goals are being met and/or make changes to the intervention plan. Position Description: Evaluates selected diagnoses accurately using basic techniques in acute care and rehabilitation. Asks for clarification of orders from physicians, and requests consult from other OTs as needed. Considers all aspects of the patient’s needs including the physical, psychosocial, developmental, and cultural. Develops and implements treatment plans using appropriate problem solving skills, and clinical reasoning. Documents evaluations, progress notes, and discharge notes in a clear and concise manner,...
Feb 24, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Medical Lab Scientist Blood Bank-PRN Position Summary / Career Interest: The Medical Lab Scientist Blood Bank provides comprehensive laboratory testing for patients. This position consists of ensuring patients' laboratory results are accurate, timely and with quality. Position Description: 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 and may vary dependent upon your department or unit. Other duties may be assigned as required. 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 and submits...
Feb 24, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title *Interventional Radiologic Technologist Position Summary / Career Interest: This specialty certified technologist assists in the performance of diagnostic, interventional and therapeutic radiologic and ultrasonic guided imaging procedures. This technologist is highly trained in working in surgical type work environments and is specifically trained to work in a sterile field. This job description has been approved by the Radiology Director, Chairman of Radiology, and Executive Committee of the Medical Staff. Position Description: Must maintain competence in assisting during physician supervised procedures with proper sterile preparation of patient access areas, procedure trays and miscellaneous supplies and devices used during the procedure. This technologist is also accountable for ensuring the proper documentation of the use of contrast material and ensuring there is appropriate documentation related to patient charges. Must maintain professional,...
Feb 24, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title PRN Physical Therapist 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 therapist serves as a...
Feb 24, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital Westwood, KS 66205, USA
Position Title Mammography Tech PRN 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 information. Also knowledgeable in patient...
Feb 24, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Cardiovascular Sonographer 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. 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 heart, adult congenital, cardiology sports, research, amyloid, heart failure, transplant and LVAD programs. Position Description: Performs basic to advanced cardiac ultrasound services for adult patients such as...
Feb 24, 2021
The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title Medical Lab Scientist- Blood Bank Position Summary / Career Interest: The Medical Lab Scientist Blood Bank provides comprehensive laboratory testing for patients. This position consists of ensuring patients' laboratory results are accurate, timely and with quality. Position Description: 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 and may vary dependent upon your department or unit. Other duties may be assigned as required. 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 and submits...
Feb 24, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital Fairway, KS 66205, USA
Position Title CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER Position Summary / Career Interest: Responsible for providing clinical social work services to patients and families and acting as an advocate to help clients to access resources while confronting their personal issues such as mental illness, addiction and abuse. Provides individual psychotherapy, family therapy and group therapy. Position Description: Assesses patient and/or family biopsychosocial needs and develops treatment plan in concert with physicians and other providers Provides individual psychotherapy, family therapy and group therapy utilizing evidenced based therapies to address psychiatric illnesses Documents patient/family status and history, diagnosis, treatment plan, evaluation results, observations, progress in medical record Serves as a resource to other staff on community resources in area of specialty Serves as patient advocate and liaison with physicians, families, and community to provide quality care...
Feb 24, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title CT Radiology Manager 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 ensure...
Feb 24, 2021
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The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS, USA
Position Title PHARMACY PRACTICE RESIDENT - ALL PROGRAMS Position Summary / Career Interest: A PhorCAS application is required to be considered for all of our Pharmacy Residency programs. Please only submit an application on our careers page if you have already completed an application through PhorCAS. PhorCAS and TUKHS applications are required for the following residency programs: • PGY1/2/MS Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership • PGY1 Pharmacy • PGY1/2 Pharmacy Informatics • PGY2 Infectious Diseases • PGY2 Medication-Use Safety & Policy • PGY2 Oncology • PGY2 Psychiatry • PGY2 Ambulatory Care The Pharmacy Practice Resident is a licensed pharmacist participating in advanced clinical training provided by The University of Kansas Hospital. Provides comprehensive pharmaceutical care through integrated drug distribution, clinical services, and teaching. Provides services consistent with services provided by pharmacists at the University of Kansas...
Feb 24, 2021