UNIT EDUCATOR
The University of Kansas Hospital - Kansas

This job posting is no longer available on The University of Kansas Hospital. Find similar jobs: Unit Educator jobs

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.

Responsibilities:

* Monitors clinical competencies of staff, developing and supervising unit-specific orientation programs, and precepting new staff.
* Ensures documentation of all staff activities are on file with the Nurse Manager.
* Offers and implements solutions to unit challenges and/or problems.

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.

UNIT DESCRIPTION

This unit provides nurses an opportunity to work with children of all ages who have complex surgeries and critical illnesses. Children receive treatment from staff specializing in general pediatrics, cardiology, gastroenterology, hematology/oncology, neurology and other areas. Surgical procedures involve specialists in pediatric surgery, neurosurgery, orthopedics, plastic surgery, and ear, nose and throat surgery. PICU patients can take advantage of the same services provided to general pediatric inpatients. Parents have 24-hour access to the secure unit.

Requirements:

*Bachelor's degree in Nursing is required.
* Current Kansas RN license is needed.
* 2 years clinical experience is required.
* Must have an American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) or an American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer certification.

The University of Kansas Hospital - 18 months ago - save job - block
Recommended Jobs
PATHOLOGIST ASSISTANT
The University of Kansas Hospital - Kansas
The University of Kansas Hospital - 9 days ago

UNIT EDUCATOR
The University of Kansas Hospital - Kansas
The University of Kansas Hospital - 2 days ago

Para Educator
Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools - Kansas City, KS
Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools - 30+ days ago
About this company
41 reviews