Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Do you have a passion to cure cancer and serve patients in their most vulnerable state?
Are you dedicated to quality improvement initiatives focused on measuring and improving patient outcomes?
Are you excited about being at the forefront of clinical studies and being able to provide the best available treatments?
Join the only NCI Designated Cancer Center in the region since 2012 where you can truly make a difference! We are hiring a compassionate, curious, and innovative Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist at The University of Kansas Cancer Center. You will be a part of a team that is collaborative, has positive energy, and is visibly supported.
We are focused on precision medicine and ensuring continuous readiness. You will have the opportunity to affect change as we are building a world-renowned BMT program. We are committed to reducing the burden of cancer by transforming cancer research and clinical care. We’ve proven that commitment through our population-focused research, cutting-edge clinical trials and innovative cancer treatment.
Work at multiple locations and different cultures; need to be very personable and able to bring people together as a team.
The primary goal of the Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) is continuous improvement of patient outcomes and nursing care. This position looks at best practice, how to improve patient care, and improving quality outcomes. The CNS helps to monitor care and shares the latest research and best practices. In this role, you are a strong communicator and dedicated to the best possible outcomes.
AHA BLS Certification
ARNP-CNS Licensure in Kansas
Registered Nurse in State of Kansas
Master's Degree in Nursing or Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP)
Internal Number: 8448
About The University of Kansas Health System
The Cancer Center at The University of Kansas Hospital is nationally known for innovative and compassionate cancer care. As a member of our team, you will be part of the latest advances in medicine and technology, backed by the expertise of the region's premier academic medical center. The Cancer Center's unique multidisciplinary team approach brings together nurses, physicians, social workers, nutrition experts and other clinical and administrative staff in an environment of mutual support and respect. Our commitment to quality care and patient satisfaction means every member of our staff plays a vital role in a patient's journey towards healing.