Clinical Nurse I

The University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS
Overview

The University of Kansas Health System is a world-class academic medical center and destination for complex care and diagnosis. We are driven by our commitment to service, to continuous improvement and to the highest degree of excellence. Every member of our team shares an unwavering commitment to put patients first. We offer a wide array of career opportunities, along with competitive pay and outstanding benefits. We invite you to join us as we continue to advance the power of academic medicine.

Position Summary/Career Interest

We are currently hiring for a Clinical Nurse I.

Responsibilities

* The Clinical Nurse I provides professional nursing care through assessment and accurate documentation, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation for the comfort and well-being of patients.

* Carries out a plan of care specific to unit competencies for the target patient population.

* Coordinates care delivery and education through collaboration with patient, family and all health care team providers to ensure safe, effective and quality patient care.

* Follows organizational policies in providing safe patient care.

* Performs other duties as assigned.

* 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 may vary dependent upon your department or unit. Other duties may be assigned as required.

Qualifications

Required:

* AHA BLS Certification

* Registered Nurse in State of Kansas

* BSN Degree required for Patient Care Services

* Associate's Degree in Nursing required for Perioperative & Procedural Services

* Associate's Degree in Nursing required for Inpatient Acute Rehab

* For Perioperative & Procedures and Inpatient Acute Rehab, ADN prepared nurses hired after February 24, 2017, must complete BSN degree by the fifth anniversary of employment as an RN with UKHA

* 6 months to 2 years experience as a Clinical Nurse

Preferred:

* BSN Degree for Perioperative & Procedural Services

* BSN Degree for Inpatient Acute Rehab

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