The University of Kansas Hospital - Nurse Practitioner Careers

Surgical Nurse Practitioner Job

Facility: The University of Kansas Hospital - Main Campus

Department: KUPI ORTHOSURG GENERAL

Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours: 7am-5pm

Find yourself among the best. At The University of Kansas Hospital, nurses deliver world-class patient care in an environment where opinions are respected, professionalism is rewarded and teamwork is valued. Nurses come here to practice at the leading edge of their profession, to be an integral part of medical breakthroughs, and to handle complex cases that community hospitals rarely if ever see. In addition to being the best place to work, the hospital offers very competitive wages and an outstanding benefit package.

We currently have an opening for a Nurse Practitioner (NP).

The NP is a licensed registered professional nurse with graduate preparation (Master's or Doctorate) from an accredited NP program. Licensed independent practitioners who provide care in primary and/or specialty care settings. According to their practice specialty, these primary care providers deliver nursing care and medical services to individuals, families, and groups. Works with a collaborative physician as described in a Collaborative Practice Agreement.

Requirements:

  • Master's Degree in Nursing or Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP) required
  • Registered Nurse in State of Kansas required
  • APRN license required for Kansas and/or Missouri depending on place of practice
  • Must have an American Heart Association basic life support (BLS) or an American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer certification.
  • Certificate, License or Registration ~ Certification as appropriate to the area of advanced or specialized practice by the American Nurses Credentialing Center or an equivalent body (e.g., American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation) or actively seeking certification. Certification must be successfully completed within one year of hire.

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