UNIT COORDINATOR

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POST DATE 9/14/2016
END DATE 11/15/2016

University of Kansas Hospital Kansas City, KS

Company
University of Kansas Hospital
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
104344
AJE Ref #
576169416
Location
Kansas City, KS
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job Details

Bachelor's Degree in Nursing or higher
Licensed in the State of Kansas
RN Required
I am at least 18 years of age
I am authorized to work in the United States
I meet the job requirements as described

Work among the best. We are a top 25 employer in the metro area offering a wide array of career opportunities within our organization. We have a leading reputation for patient care, medical education, research, and community service. We value and respect the talented, committed, and diverse people who make up our hospital; they are our most important strength. The hospital offers very competitive wages and an outstanding benefit package.



We currently have an opening for a Unit Coordinator



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.



Responsibilities

* Coordinates daily staffing needs on unit and re-evaluates staffing with changes in unit work flow.

* Makes patient care assignments based upon nurse competencies and patient care needs.

* Assists staff with patient care issues.

* Facilitates seamless transition of patients in the admit/transfer/discharge process.

* Provides education to the patients and families regarding disease and treatment plan.

* Contributes to the orientation, education, and evaluation of staff.

* Keeps manager informed of department or patient care problems or needs.



Requirements:

* Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Nursing Required;

* Registered Nurse in State of Kansas required

* BLS Certification required

* Two years of clinical experience preferred



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The University of Kansas Medical Center is committed to providing an equal opportunity for all qualified individuals to be considered for employment, benefits and conditions of employment, and to participate in or benefit from education programs and activities, regardless of race, religion, color, ethnicity, sex, disability, national origin, ancestry, age, status as a veteran, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information. A university community that provides equal opportunity for all will make significant strides towards the elimination of discrimination.

It is the mission of the Equal Opportunity Office to create a community of equality and inclusiveness that provides full and fair opportunities for all persons and to foster an intellectually and culturally diverse environment of learning and leadership where all individuals are valued, respected, and unhindered in their pursuit of excellence in their work and education.