University of Iowa Health Care

Changing Medicine. Changing Lives

 

Welcome to UI Health Care

One of the nation’s leading academic medical centers and only comprehensive academic medical center in Iowa.

University of Iowa Health Care (UI Health Care) represents the integrated health-care enterprise of the University of Iowa, which includes:

UI Health Care is committed to excellence in:

Education

Through its mission, UI Health Care trains the next generation of leaders in patient care, medical research, and education.

Research

Our research has led to some of the most important discoveries in treatments for cancer, heart attack, stroke, eye diseases, hearing loss, genetic diseases, birth defects, and many other conditions. 

 

Patient Care and Services

Comprehensive multidisciplinary care is a hallmark of an academic medical center. The full spectrum of specialty and subspecialty care draws patients from Iowa, the region, and around the world.

We are committed to providing patient-focused care—available to every person, around the clock—in an environment devoted to innovative care, excellent service, and exceptional outcomes. UI Hospitals & Clinics and UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital together deliver quality care in collaboration with University of Iowa Physicians, the state's largest multi-specialty medical and surgical group practice composed of faculty physicians of UI Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine. These partners work together as University of Iowa Health Care, to provide patient care, conduct biomedical research, and train the next generation of health professionals.

Awards & Recognitions

  • Forbes Magazine ranked UI Health Care on its 2020 list of “Best Employers for Diversity.” UI Health Care is No. 47 nationwide and No. 10 in its Healthcare & Social category.
  • Forbes Magazine named University of Iowa Health Care as the No. 7 employer in the health care industry category and in the top 50 in all industries (2018). Forbes also places UI Health Care in the top 25 in the health care industry for its Best Employers for Women ranking (2018). 
  • UI Hospitals & Clinics was the first hospital in Iowa to be designated a Magnet Hospital (2004) by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and the first hospital in Iowa to be re-designated three times (2008, 2013 and 2018).
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Apr 09, 2021
Full Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience!   The Stead Family Children’s Hospital Operating Room is seeking a Staff Nurse to apply nursing theory to the assessment diagnosis, treatment, and evaluation of patient responses to health and illness, assess patient health care preferences and expectations, and collaboratively coordinate the continuum of care across settings.   Characteristic Duties of Our Staff Nurses Include but are Not Limited to: Applies nursing theory to the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and evaluation of patient responses to health and illness Assesses patient health care preferences and expectations Collaboratively coordinates the continuum of care across settings Develops patient care plan based on patient condition, age, and psychological, educational, and socioeconomic conditions that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes Implements patient care...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Apr 08, 2021
Full Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience!   The Stead Family Children’s Department of Perioperative Services, Pre/Postoperative care is seeking a Staff Nurse to Apply nursing theory to the assessment diagnosis, treatment, and evaluation of patient responses to health and illness, assess patient health care preferences and expectations, and collaboratively coordinate the continuum of care across settings.     Characteristic Duties of our Staff Nurses include but are not limited to: Applies nursing theory to the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and evaluation of patient responses to health and illness Assesses patient health care preferences and expectations Collaboratively coordinates the continuum of care across settings Develops patient care plan based on patient condition, age, and psychological, educational, and socioeconomic conditions that prescribes interventions to attain...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Apr 08, 2021
Full Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience!   The Stead Family Children’s Department of Perioperative Services, Pre/Postoperative care is seeking a Staff Nurse to Apply nursing theory to the assessment diagnosis, treatment, and evaluation of patient responses to health and illness, assess patient health care preferences and expectations, and collaboratively coordinate the continuum of care across settings.     Characteristic Duties of our Staff Nurses include but are not limited to:   Applies nursing theory to the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and evaluation of patient responses to health and illness Assesses patient health care preferences and expectations Collaboratively coordinates the continuum of care across settings Develops patient care plan based on patient condition, age, and psychological, educational, and socioeconomic conditions that prescribes interventions to attain...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Apr 07, 2021
Full Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience! The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Department of Nursing is seeking a Staff Nurse in the Main Operating Room to perform specific tasks to assist members of the Nursing team in providing patient care under the direct supervision of the Nurse Manager.    Characteristic Duties of our Staff Nurses include but are not limited to :   Collaboratively coordinates the continuum of care across settings. Develops patient care plan based on patient condition, age, and psychological, educational, and socioeconomic conditions that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes. Participates in projects/committees for enhanced functioning of the unit and supports unit level decision-making. Surgically scrub into cases in the Operating Room. Document surgical cases within Epic Optime. Responsible for the development, implementation and...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Apr 07, 2021
Full Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience! The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Department of Nursing is seeking a Staff Nurse in the Post Anesthesia Care Unit (Recovery) to perform specific tasks to assist members of the Nursing team in providing patient care under the direct supervision of the Nurse Manager.    Characteristic Duties of our Staff Nurses include but are not limited to :   Collaboratively coordinates the continuum of care across settings. Develops patient care plan based on patient condition, age, and psychological, educational, and socioeconomic conditions that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes. Participates in projects/committees for enhanced functioning of the unit and supports unit level decision-making. Utilize critical thinking skills with adult population across all services in acute and ambulatory setting Prepare and...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Apr 07, 2021
Full Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience!   The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Department of Nursing is seeking a Staff Nurse in the Main Operating Room to perform specific tasks to assist members of the Nursing team in providing patient care under the direct supervision of the Nurse Manager.    Characteristic Duties of our Staff Nurses include but are not limited to :   Collaboratively coordinates the continuum of care across settings. Develops patient care plan based on patient condition, age, and psychological, educational, and socioeconomic conditions that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes. Participates in projects/committees for enhanced functioning of the unit and supports unit level decision-making. Surgically scrub into cases in the Operating Room. Document surgical cases within Epic Optime. Responsible for the development,...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Apr 07, 2021
Full Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience! The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Department of Nursing is seeking a Staff Nurse in the Main Operating Room to perform specific tasks to assist members of the Nursing team in providing patient care under the direct supervision of the Nurse Manager.    Characteristic Duties of our Staff Nurses include but are not limited to :   Collaboratively coordinates the continuum of care across settings. Develops patient care plan based on patient condition, age, and psychological, educational, and socioeconomic conditions that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes. Participates in projects/committees for enhanced functioning of the unit and supports unit level decision-making. Surgically scrub into cases in the Operating Room. Document surgical cases within Epic Optime. Responsible for the development,...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Mar 29, 2021
Full Time
The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Department of Nursing is seeking a Nursing Practice Leader Position Summary The Nursing Practice Leader for the Nursing Education Center provides leadership in clinical care coordination/specialized nursing care, clinical education of nursing staff and health professionals, or use clinical nursing expertise in improving nursing and health care through the management of staff development and education. Duties to include:   Lead nursing practice and patient care at the meso/macro system level (i.e. service line, division or department level). Provide leadership for nursing practice or service line(s) based on systematic evaluation, evidence-based practice and research. Assure standard of care delivery and competency of staff across the units and services (macro level). May oversee specialized patient care services (Macro level). Support the conduct of research and translate findings from evidence-based research...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Mar 25, 2021
Part Time
The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Department of Nursing is seeking a Staff Nurse to perform specific tasks to assist members of the Nursing team in providing patient care under the direct supervision of the Nurse Manager.    Characteristic Duties of our Staff Nurses include but are not limited to : Applies nursing theory to the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and evaluation of patient responses to health and illness. Assesses patient health care preferences and expectations. Collaboratively coordinates the continuum of care across settings. Develops patient care plan based on patient condition, age, and psychological, educational, and socioeconomic conditions that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes. Implements patient care plan according to patient priorities, which includes interventions identified through nursing diagnoses. Documents/reports interventions and patient/family response. Collaborates and integrates contributions...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Mar 25, 2021
Part Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience!   The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Department of Nursing is seeking a Staff Nurse (RN) for the Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapies Unit (3JCP). The Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapies Unit is part of UIHC's Medical Surgical Services (MSS) division. A Staff Nurse will assess patients' nursing care needs, evaluate effectiveness of care provided, and integrate nursing theory and research into clinical practice.   This brand new, state-of-the-art 24-bed unit is part of the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center and houses the only blood and marrow transplant unit in Iowa. The unit is a dynamic and fast-paced environment, rich with opportunities for both the new graduate nurse and the experienced nurse looking for new challenges. Specialized, comprehensive care is provided to adult patients with leukemia and patients undergoing transplant for...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Mar 25, 2021
Part Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience! The University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics will be opening a new psychiatric inpatient unit in Spring 2021. This state of the art unit design features private rooms, natural light-filled spaces, open nurses’ station and exercise rooms. Innovative technology has been integrated into this space to promote a safe environment for staff and patients. 7RC is separated into a 12 bed mood disorder unit and a 13 bed eating disorder unit. We will utilize an evidence based, patient-centered, interdisciplinary approach, with contributions from physicians, psychologists, advance practice providers, master level therapists, nurses, social workers, dieticians, occupational and recreational therapists, all striving to work collaboratively with patients and families to provide the best possible care. 7RC will feature a new collaborative position, behavioral health consultant,...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Mar 25, 2021
Part Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience! The University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics will be opening a new psychiatric inpatient unit in Spring 2021. This state of the art unit design features private rooms, natural light-filled spaces, open nurses’ station and exercise rooms. Innovative technology has been integrated into this space to promote a safe environment for staff and patients. 7RC is separated into a 12 bed mood disorder unit and a 13 bed eating disorder unit. We will utilize an evidence based, patient-centered, interdisciplinary approach, with contributions from physicians, psychologists, advance practice providers, master level therapists, nurses, social workers, dieticians, occupational and recreational therapists, all striving to work collaboratively with patients and families to provide the best possible care. 7RC will feature a new collaborative position, behavioral health consultant,...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Mar 25, 2021
Part Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience! The University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics will be opening a new psychiatric inpatient unit in Spring 2021. This state of the art unit design features private rooms, natural light-filled spaces, open nurses’ station and exercise rooms. Innovative technology has been integrated into this space to promote a safe environment for staff and patients. 7RC is separated into a 12 bed mood disorder unit and a 13 bed eating disorder unit. We will utilize an evidence based, patient-centered, interdisciplinary approach, with contributions from physicians, psychologists, advance practice providers, master level therapists, nurses, social workers, dieticians, occupational and recreational therapists, all striving to work collaboratively with patients and families to provide the best possible care. 7RC will feature a new collaborative position, behavioral health consultant,...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Mar 25, 2021
Full Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience!   The University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics will be opening a new psychiatric inpatient unit in Spring 2021. This state of the art unit design features private rooms, natural light-filled spaces, open nurses’ station and exercise rooms. Innovative technology has been integrated into this space to promote a safe environment for staff and patients. 7RC is separated into a 12 bed mood disorder unit and a 13 bed eating disorder unit. We will utilize an evidence based, patient-centered, interdisciplinary approach, with contributions from physicians, psychologists, advance practice providers, master level therapists, nurses, social workers, dieticians, occupational and recreational therapists, all striving to work collaboratively with patients and families to provide the best possible care. 7RC will feature a new collaborative position, behavioral health consultant,...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Mar 25, 2021
Part Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience!   The University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics will be opening a new psychiatric inpatient unit in Spring 2021. This state of the art unit design features private rooms, natural light-filled spaces, open nurses’ station and exercise rooms. Innovative technology has been integrated into this space to promote a safe environment for staff and patients. 7RC is separated into a 12 bed mood disorder unit and a 13 bed eating disorder unit. We will utilize an evidence based, patient-centered, interdisciplinary approach, with contributions from physicians, psychologists, advance practice providers, master level therapists, nurses, social workers, dieticians, occupational and recreational therapists, all striving to work collaboratively with patients and families to provide the best possible care. 7RC will feature a new collaborative position, behavioral health consultant,...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Mar 25, 2021
Part Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience! The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Department of Nursing is seeking a Staff Nurse to perform specific tasks to assist members of the Nursing team in providing patient care under the direct supervision of the Nurse Manager.    Characteristic Duties of our Staff Nurses include but are not limited to: Applies nursing theory to the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and evaluation of patient responses to health and illness Assesses patient health care preferences and expectations Collaboratively coordinates the continuum of care across settings Develops patient care plan based on patient condition, age, and psychological, educational, and socioeconomic conditions that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes Implements patient care plan according to patient priorities, which includes interventions identified through...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Mar 25, 2021
Part Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience!   The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Department of Nursing is seeking a Staff Nurse (RN) for the Medicine Psychiatric Unit (3BT) to assess patients' nursing care needs, evaluate effectiveness of care provided, and integrate nursing theory and research into clinical practice.   Characteristic Duties of our Staff Nurses include but are not limited to : Applies nursing theory to the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and evaluation of patient responses to health and illness Assesses patient health care preferences and expectations  Collaboratively coordinates the continuum of care across settings Develops patient care plan based on patient condition, age, and psychological, educational, and socioeconomic conditions that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes Implements patient care plan according to patient...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Mar 25, 2021
Part Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience!   The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Department of Nursing is seeking a Staff Nurse (RN) for the Medicine Psychiatric Unit (3BT) to assess patients' nursing care needs, evaluate effectiveness of care provided, and integrate nursing theory and research into clinical practice.   Characteristic Duties of our Staff Nurses include but are not limited to : Applies nursing theory to the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and evaluation of patient responses to health and illness Assesses patient health care preferences and expectations  Collaboratively coordinates the continuum of care across settings Develops patient care plan based on patient condition, age, and psychological, educational, and socioeconomic conditions that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes Implements patient care plan according to patient...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Mar 25, 2021
Part Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience!   The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Department of Nursing is seeking a Staff Nurse (RN) for the Medicine Psychiatric Unit (3BT) to assess patients' nursing care needs, evaluate effectiveness of care provided, and integrate nursing theory and research into clinical practice.   Characteristic Duties of our Staff Nurses include but are not limited to : Applies nursing theory to the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and evaluation of patient responses to health and illness Assesses patient health care preferences and expectations  Collaboratively coordinates the continuum of care across settings Develops patient care plan based on patient condition, age, and psychological, educational, and socioeconomic conditions that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes Implements patient care plan according to patient priorities,...
University of Iowa Health Care University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, USA
Mar 25, 2021
Part Time
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience!   The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Department of Nursing is seeking a Staff Nurse (RN) to assess patients' nursing care needs, evaluate effectiveness of care provided, and integrate nursing theory and research into clinical practice.   Characteristic Duties of our Staff Nurses include but are not limited to : Applies nursing theory to the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and evaluation of patient responses to health and illness  Assesses patient health care preferences and expectations Collaboratively coordinates the continuum of care across settings Develops patient care plan based on patient condition, age, and psychological, educational, and socioeconomic conditions that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes Implements patient care plan according to patient priorities, which includes interventions...