Facility: The University of Kansas Hospital - Main Campus
Department: SPINE CENTER
Schedule: Full Time
Hours: 7 to 5:30
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 Spine Center Nurse.
PROFESSIONAL IDENTITY STATEMENT FOR NURSES
At The University of Kansas Hospital, we strive to create a dynamic culture of professional behavior that requires personal and team accountability, self-reflection, integrity and respect. A nurse at The University of Kansas Hospital has a professional obligation to provide the highest quality of care that is reflective of the culture and to adhere to organizational policies and best practices.
This culture is actualized through image, attitudes and behavior.
The hospital's comprehensive spine center is the region's only facility to offer specialists in all aspects of spine care under one roof. The center also has the area's only spineology services. Spineologists are physicians with expertise in spine-related conditions. The multidisciplinary team will include physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians, orthopedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, pain management specialists, neurologists, pain psychiatrists and clinical psychologists. Rehabilitation services will include physical, occupational and speech-language therapies. Various treatment options will include pain management, non-surgical therapies, alternative therapies, minimally invasive procedures and surgeries.
BSN preferred, minimum requirement is ADN with 2 years or more of experience and must complete BSN within 5 years of hire
Current (or eligible) Kansas Registered Nursing license.
2+ years of nursing experience.
Must have an American Heart Association basic life support or an American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescurer certification.
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“Since graduating from The University of Kansas Hospital Nurse Residency program in 2007, I’m now thriving as a nurse at our hospital and have also earned my master’s degree in organizational leadership.”
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