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Transplant Nephrologist - Kansas City, MO

Kansas City, Missouri

Transplant Nephrologist - Kansas City, MO

  • 4401 Wornall Rd, Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, United States, 64111
  • Full time

Saint Luke’s Hospital, a principal teaching affiliate of University of Missouri Kansas City College of Medicine, is currently seeking a Transplant Nephrologist for its rapidly expanding Kidney Transplant Program. The kidney transplant program began in 1969 and was the first program in the greater Kansas City area. The program does 130-150 kidney transplants per year. The kidney transplant program currently has 4 transplant surgeons and 2 transplant nephrologists and 1 nurse practitioner.

The position will involve patient care, education and research. Anticipated effort distribution is 90% patient care, 5% teaching and 5% research. Academic appointment at the University of Missouri Kansas City is available commensurate with experience.

The successful candidate will have strong clinical, organizational and communication skills. He/she should be articulate, approachable and collaborative both with internal and external constituents. The candidate will share in responsibility for patient selection conferences, kidney transplant clinic, satellite clinic development and outreach efforts.

The successful candidate must:
· be BC/BE
· have completed ACGME Accredited Residency Training program
· have completed an AST certified Transplant nephrology Fellowship
· have or be eligible for a Missouri and Kansas Medical Licenses

Excellent compensation and benefits package.

About Saint Luke’s Hospital 
Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City is one of the largest faith-based care hospitals in the region—offering many specialized programs and services. Our network of more than 600 physicians represents more than 60 medical specialties. Saint Luke’s Hospital has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the elite hospitals in the nation. It is nationally ranked in one specialty for 2021-22 and recognized in 20 types of care. Saint Luke’s Hospital has received Magnet Recognition since 2004, affirming our dedication to nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes. This credential is the highest honor an organization can receive for professional nursing practice. Saint Luke’s Hospital is a primary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Medicine, which includes a physician residency program.

About Saint Luke’s Health System
Founded as a faith-based, not-for-profit organization, our mission includes a commitment to the highest levels of excellence in health care and the advancement of medical research and education. Saint Luke's Health System is an aligned organization where physicians and staff assume responsibility for enhancing the physical, mental, and spiritual health of people in the metropolitan Kansas City area and the surrounding regions. 
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About greater Kansas City
With high-quality schools and friendly neighborhoods, numerous national publications have called Kansas City one of the nation’s best places to live, work, and raise a family. The greater Kansas City metro area is a vibrant, growing community known for its barbecue, jazz, thriving arts scene, world champion sports teams, natural beauty, and exceptional quality of life.
With a population of more than 2 million, Kansas City is a place where unique sights and historic architecture meet leading innovation. You’ll also find dozens of museums, shopping and entertainment districts, wineries and breweries, the Kansas City Zoo, hiking and biking trails, and a diverse array of restaurants. 
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Mary Hoffman
Sr. Physician Recruiter


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