Physician - Internal Medicine: Endocrinology
Company: The University of Kansas Hospital
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: February 12, 2024
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On our team, you'll work in an environment of respect and
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Job Type: Full time Location: Kansas City, Kansas Position Summary
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Physician - Internal Medicine: Endocrinology
Position TitleInternal Medicine: Endocrinology The University of
Kansas Health System, Division of Endocrinology, has a faculty
position opening for an Endocrinologist, who will join the team and
support the departmental mission of delivering the highest quality
of care, as well as satisfying teaching, research, and academic
responsibilities at the region's quaternary referral center. About
the position :
- Provide patient care in ambulatory clinic , inpatient consults
and on-call services. Model best practices for diagnosis and
treatment of illnesses and conditions. Complete appropriate
documentation of patient encounters for medical follow-up and
- Instruct medical students, residents, and fellows in clinical
and classroom settings. Coach and guide learners appropriate to
their educations level. Evaluate learner's progress.
- Contribute to various research activities of the Division of
Endocrinology, Metabolism and Genetics. Research could include
trials or grant funded studies.
- Participate in Division, Department, and School faculty
activities as allowed by schedule constraints.
- The selected individual will join the Department at the
Assistant Professor level. Required Qualifications:
- Fellowship-trained and board certified or board eligible in
- Board certified in Internal Medicine.
- Eligible for licensure in Kansas . Benefits and compensation:
- Recent increase in overall compensation package.
- Generous retirement contribution.
- Relocation assistance .
- Health, dental, vision.
- CME allowance.
- LTD/STD and life insurance.
- Professional liability insurance. About The University of
Kansas Hospital: Recognized as one of the top hospitals in the
United States by U.S. News & World Report, The University of Kansas
Hospital is a 1045-bed academic medical center and Level 1 trauma
center, with a mission to lead in the discovery of new knowledge,
deliver outstanding patient care in this region and beyond, and
educate the healthcare professionals of tomorrow. The Health
System, consistently earning national recognition for outstanding
quality and safety in several medical specialties, is known for its
Center for Advanced Heart Care, Center for Transplantation,
Advanced Comprehensive Stroke Center, and NCI-designated
Comprehensive Cancer Center. Magnet designation is proof of our
hard-earned commitment to nursing excellence. About Kansas City: A
metropolitan area of 2.3 million people , Kansas City offers the
diversity and excitement of a large city with the charm and
convenience of Midwest living. Walkable, tree-lined neighborhoods
surround the campus, which is within close proximity to the city's
top destinations, including the Kauffman Center of Performing Arts,
Union Station & Science City, National WWI Museum, Nelson-Atkins
Museum of Art, as well as the Country Club Plaza, a shopping
district celebrated for its architectural design. Overall, the
Kansas City metropolitan area is a diverse and dynamic region with
a rich cultural heritage, a strong economy, a vibrant downtown
area, and a wide range of recreational and educational
opportunities. It offers a high quality of life for its residents
and attracts visitors from around the region and beyond. Residents
enjoy safe, suburban neighborhoods, great restaurants and shopping,
miles of bike paths, parks and lakes, excellent schools (public,
private, and universities for higher education). The University of
Kansas Health System is the official healthcare provider for the
Kansas City Chiefs, Kansas City Royals, KC Current and T-Mobile
Center. Kansas City is also home to Sporting KC, Kansas City
Mavericks, and we will be hosting the World Cup! For more
information contact: Darci Deskin, Senior Recruiterddeskin@kumc.edu
We are an equal employment opportunity employer without regard to a
person's race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender
identity and sexual orientation), national origin, ancestry, age
(40 or older), disability, veteran status or genetic information.
The main reason I love coming to work is because of the amazing
team. We promote a nursing culture that encourages kindness and
teamwork, and I absolutely love that about our hospital. - Riley
Ferree, RN Our robust medical, dental and vision package allows you
to choose options that are best for your family. We offer life,
disability, and accident insurance plus voluntary offerings such as
critical illness insurance and identity theft protection.Giving
backIn addition to the quality healthcare we provide, we have
opportunities to serve externally in our community in activities
throughout the year.Team-based cultureAt the health system, we are
a team. If you are highly skilled and motivated but don't want to
work in an "everyone for themselves" culture like many academic
institutions have, this is your place.Support and ResourcesWe have
a comprehensive wellness program with resources to support your
physical, mental, and emotional health. Our new Employee Assistance
Program (EAP) includes free counseling sessions and legal advice
options. Tuition ReimbursementWe offer tuition reimbursement for
formal education credits.401(a)We offer a retirement savings plan
with an employer contribute.Success ProfileWhat makes a successful
Nurse at The University of Kansas Health System? Review the traits
we're looking for and see if you have the right combination.
- Acccountable to Team
- Takes Initiative
- Possesses Integrity
- Desire to Grow & DevelopOur Culture
- Work with a team that supports you, in a place where you will
feel you belong and will make a difference. We empower staff to put
the patient first in all things - even beyond clinical care. We
- Driven to serve: Every employee makes an impact, regardless of
your role - no matter if you're in scheduling, facilities or
clinical staff. We know that each step of the process ultimately
impacts the patient.
- Our leadership is approachable, open-minded, and adaptable to
challenges in healthcare.
- We demonstrate values proudly and consistently. Values such as
diversity and inclusion are important to our staff; there is a
desire to see this reflected by the health system internally and
- Even though we are a large organization, our employees feel the
health system's resources, culture and commitment to quality allow
them to provide exceptional care for patients.
- Our health system welcomes patients and cases that other
hospitals cannot. This represents our commitment to care and our
passion to challenge ourselves and be the best.
- We are a true healthcare leader in the region, rooted in
experience and excellence.
- We offer unique opportunities for professional development, as
well as convenient pathways for onsite continuing education among
healthcare professionals and staff - from GED to CEUs.
- We make a difference in our communities by improving the health
and lives of our patients.
- We also support our communities through Health System Employees
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