Current Opportunities for Physicians, Psychologists and Dentists

A strong collaboration

The University of Kansas Health System and the University of Kansas Medical Center collaborate closely to realize the power of academic medicine. Here at the health system, we deliver advanced patient care. To learn more about industry-leading research and clinical trials, visit the medical center's website.

Allergy, Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology

Anesthesiology

Cardiovascular medicine

Cardiovascular and thoracic surgery

Community medicine – Primary care

Emergency medicine

Endocrinology

Family Medicine

Gastroenterology

Hematology/Oncology

Internal Medicine

Nephrology

Neurology

Pathology

Pediatrics

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Pulmonology

Radiation Oncology

Radiology

Surgery

Discover Kansas City

The JC Nichols Fountain on the Country Club Plaza is one of Kansas City's historic landmarks

Metropolitan Kansas City offers a wealth of cultural, educational and entertainment amenities in a vibrant, diverse community. Recently named America's coolest city and Best Place to Practice.


Working at the region's premier academic medical center

As a tertiary/quaternary inpatient hospital, we advance the power of medicine to heal even the most acutely ill patients in this region and beyond. We are unwavering in our goal to be the best healthcare provider in the United States.

Here, physicians work with an entire team of professionals to teach, conduct research and care for patients. Realizing this vision takes a partnership of excellence and collaboration.

  • Expert physicians in more than 200 specialties
  • Innovative research shaping the standards of care
  • Advanced patient care and world-class service
  • A vibrant community and rich opportunity

Through the health system’s strong partnerships with The University of Kansas Physicians and the University of Kansas Medical Center, our physicians have the resources to practice evidence-based medicine at the highest level. As faculty of the medical school, hospital physicians train the next generation of physicians.

A world-class patient experience

Every member of our staff continually works to ensure a world-class experience for every patient. As a result:

  • The University of Kansas Hospital has been ranked among the nation’s best for more than a decade on the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals lists. 
  • Vizient ranked The University of Kansas Health System in the top 5 in quality and safety among the nation's top academic medical centers.
  • Magnet-designated since 2006, The University of Kansas Hospital was the first to earn the designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

We continually update, expand and build new clinical facilities. Our state-of-the-art hospital tower, Cambridge Tower A, opened in 2017, expanding our oncology, neurology and neurosurgery care to even more patients.

The University of Kansas Health System Fast Facts:

  • Physicians on staff: 1,000+
  • Employees: 11,000+
  • Staffed beds: 773
  • Inpatient discharges: 51,894
  • Outpatient visits: 737,453
  • Emergency room visits: 54,682
  • Surgical procedures: 23,796

University of Kansas Medical Center Fast Facts:

  • State-of-the-art simulation training rooms – 20+
  • Continuing education hours provided – 29,196
  • Federal funding from NIH - $51m+
  • Programs ranked in top 50 among public universities – 11
  • Accredited residency programs – 23
  • Research institutes and centers – 30+
  • External sponsored research - $92.5m

Learn more about The University of Kansas Health System and its expertise and leadership in medical research and education.

Physician Recruiters

Debbie Gleason, Director of Physician Recruitment
Debbie Gleason
Director of Physician Recruitment
Phone: 913-945-8674
Email: dgleason@kumc.edu
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Terri Houchen
Terri Houchen
Physician Recruiter
Phone: 913-945-6756
Email: thouchen@kumc.edu
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Heather Kriley
Physician Recruiter
Phone: 913-945-8673
Email: hkriley2@kumc.edu
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.