The University of Kansas Health System is the leading healthcare provider in the region, ranking among the top health systems nationwide. Our physicians represent more than 200 medical specialties and services and offer the latest procedures and a continuous network of care. We are the Midwest’s premier academic medical center, and our unique combination of research, education and compassion makes this outstanding level of care possible.
For the 13th consecutive year, The University of Kansas Health System has ranked on U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals lists. Of nearly 4,500 hospitals evaluated for 2020-21, nine of our specialties rank among the nation's top 50:
Cardiology and Heart Surgery
Diabetes and Endocrinology
Gastroenterology and GI
Neurology and Neurosurgery (brain and spine care)
ManagerRequirements: - Bachelor or Doctoral Degree in Pharmacy - Licensed to practice pharmacy in the State of Kansas or eligibility for licensure - Supervisory and management experience in a large tertiary care hospital setting and/or completion of a residency program that requires these skills.
Coordinator Requirements: - Bachelor or Doctoral Degree in Pharmacy - Licensed to practice pharmacy in the State of Kansas or eligibility for licensure - 3 years of practice in area of focus or completion of ASHP accredited PGY-1 and PGY-2 Residency program or 2 years of practice experience in area of focus and completion of ASHP accredited PGY-1 Residency program
The University of Kansas Health System is the region's premier academic medical center, providing a full range of care. The health system is affiliated with the University of Kansas Schools of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions, and their various leading-edge research projects. Many health care organizations talk about a multidisciplinary approach to patient care. Only at an academic medical center like The University of Kansas Health System will you find the necessary level of knowledge and scientific inquiry to support that level of care, where specialists in different medical fields work together to make the right decisions for each patient.
Nationally ranked in nine adult medical and surgical specialties according to U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospital Rankings, placing the hospital within the top 1% of the country. U.S. News also recognized The University of Kansas Hospital as the “Best Hospital in Kansas City” for the ninth consecutive year and “Best Hospital in Kansas” for the seventh consecutive year.
In November 2017, the health system opened an additional 11 floor hospital tower north of the main campus adding 124 beds and 7 OR suites bringing the total lic...ensed bed number to over 850. The new Cambridge Tower A has allowed for expansion of services including specialized surgeries, oncology, neurosciences and otolaryngology. The strategic plan for the next 30 years includes 3 additional towers for future growth.