Truman Medical Centers, a two-hospital, 600-bed, not-for-profit healthcare system, is the largest and most comprehensive safety net healthcare provider in Jackson County and Kansas City, Mo. TMC serves as the primary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri-Kansas City Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry and Pharmacy.
Our Hospital Hill campus is located in the UMKC Health Sciences District: a premier academic health district engaging in cutting-edge biomedical research and entrepreneurship, delivering state-of-the science health care, and educating the next generation of health care professionals. Recognized as a critical area resource for advanced specialized healthcare, TMC is constantly working to deliver the best possible medical care for our patients. Quality, innovation, teamwork and attention to detail are at the heart of all we do. TMC’s tagline is: “Better. For Everyone.” It is a simple statement, but it has profound significance. It is what we stand for, it is the focus of our work, and it is our promise to our patients.
DID YOU KNOW WORKING AT TMC QUALIFIES FOR A FEDERAL LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM THAT CAN PAY OFF UP TO 85% OF YOUR OUTSTANDING STUDENT LOANS? TO BE ELIGIBLE YOU MUST BE FULL TIME STATUS (AT LEAST 32 HOURS PER WEEK) RN OR APRN AND COMMIT TO WORKING FOR 2 OR 3 YEARS? SEE THE LINK BELOW FOR MORE DETAILS.
The Graduate Nurse Resident/Registered nurse is defined as a graduate nurse who has less than one year of experience from date of graduation to date of hire and has not worked in an acute care setting since graduation from an accredited nursing school. The Graduate Nurse will actively participate in the Residency program as assigned. This GN/RN provides care in the following patient care settings: acute care, operating room, behavioral health, women’s, critical care or emergency care to patients with acute, chronic, and/or terminal illnesses. Performs an assessment based on the patient’s diagnosis, reason for entry into the system, and care needs. Utilizes the nursing process to plan, perform, delegate, and evaluate the delivery of nursing care. Other duties include interdisciplinary team involvement, committees, program evaluations, research, education, and the supervision of students. Performs duties within the scope of the Missouri Nurse Practice Act and established organizational and regulatory requirements.