The School of Medicine – Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
The School of Medicine – Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is
seeking a highly motivated, engaged, and committed Nurse Clinician
who is interested in joining a fast-paced, highly productive
Our Orthopaedic service talent teams include: Attending Physicians,
Fellow/Resident Physicians, Extender Practitioners, Nurses,
ATC/OTCs, Clinical Administrative Coordinators, Research Faculty,
Research Technical Teams, and Students. Our clinicians have
clinical locations in Columbia, Jefferson City, Boonville, Liberty,
and Springfield. The ideal candidate will play an instrumental role
in the success of sustaining our department’s mission: advance the
clinical, research and teaching components of Orthopaedic Surgery
at the University of Missouri.
This position will partner with departmental staff to support the
overall culture and advancement of the Missouri Orthopaedic
Institute and C3 Orthopaedics Initiative (Comprehensive, Cutting
Edge, Caring Culture), which fosters a fast learning and
continuously improving organization to further our mission.
We are looking for someone with the following characteristics,
which complement our culture and work environment:
1. Highly engaged and described as proactive and
2. Positive attitude, personable with a desire for close and
collaborative working relationships.
3. Thrive in a fast-paced environment and who will be flexible and
problem-solve in real time.
4. Highly organized who is detail oriented.
- Build and grow credibility, relationships and understanding of
Department/assigned service line to ensure optimal clinical
- Assist with the strategies of supporting the assigned service
line team to ensure long-term success
- Provide medical information, direct patient care, and emotional
support to patients and families.
- Provide clinical and administrative support to assigned
clinician, accompany, and assist clinician during scheduled,
special clinics and surgical cases.
- Supervise patient flow, make scheduling decisions, and assist
with patient questions.
- Collaborate with ancillary services and other health care
professionals to ensure high quality of patient care.
- Organize and schedule all surgeries and coordinate equipment
needed for surgery with operative staff and vendor
- Support physician’s research and teaching efforts by coordinating
with various other teams and departments
Salary Range:$66,123-$106,122 (Yearly)
University Title:NURSE CLINICIAN
Internal applicants can determine their university title by
accessing the Talent Profile tile in myHR.
Typically, 8:00am – 5:00pm, Monday through Friday with ability to
be flexible as needed.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree or an equivalent combination
of education and experience from which comparable knowledge, skills
and abilities can be acquired. Two (2) years of RN experience in an
area of specialization. Missouri Board of Nursing RN or Nurse
Licensure Compact multi-state RN. When primary state of residency
changes, compact state RNs must apply under new state of residency
within thirty (30) days.
Participation in professional nursing organization is
In addition to the Online Application, please provide a Cover
Letter and Resume.
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University
offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental
and vision plans, retirement, paid time off, and educational fee
discounts. For additional information on University benefits,
please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
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each person’s success. Contributions from individuals with diverse
backgrounds, experiences and perspectives promote intellectual
pluralism and enable us to achieve the excellence that we seek in
learning, research and engagement. This commitment makes our
university a better place to work, learn and innovate.
In your application materials, please discuss your experiences and
expertise that support these values and enrich our missions of
teaching, research and engagement.
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After careful consideration of COVID-19 virus trends and the
overwhelming evidence of COVID-19 vaccine safety and effectiveness,
the School of Medicine, along with MU Health Care, the Sinclair
School of Nursing and the School of Health Professions, recently
announced the decision to require COVID-19 vaccinations by Oct. 1,
2021, for all employees, unless granted a medical or religious
All new hires will be required to submit proof of vaccination prior
to your start date. If you would like to request a medical or
religious exemption, you must do so upon acceptance of employment
so our team has time to review prior to your scheduled start date.
You will not be allowed to begin work until you have submitted
proof of vaccination or received an approved medical or religious
Thank you for helping us to create the safest environment possible
for our colleagues, students and our patients by protecting
yourself and others through COVID-19 vaccination.