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Allied Health Careers

For allied health professionals who expect more from their careers, OU Health is the place to be. We are the state’s premier academic healthcare institution offering unsurpassed care, teaching, research and technology. As part of our valued team, you’ll address a broad range of complex cases with a choice of several distinct settings, including our flagship University of Oklahoma Medical Center, Oklahoma Children’s Hospital and Edmond Medical Center, our community hospital. As a not-for-profit organization, OU Health is reinvesting back into the organization for a future bright with promise.

Allied Health careers at OU Health

Allied Health Disciplines

Cardiovascular Services

Members of our Cardiovascular Services team provide compassionate patient care in our state-of-the-art facilities. OU Health is equipped with the latest technology to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of common and complex cardiac and vascular disorders.

Child Life Department

Dedicated to the healing of the whole child and focused on the physical and psychosocial well-being of our patients, Child Life specialists help promote development and minimize the stress of hospitalization for families.

Critical Care

Various Allied Health professionals provide patient- and family-centered care and support during stressful situations. Areas of expertise include our cardiac programs, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), dialysis, otorhinolaryngology, craniofacial surgeries, transplant services, complex thoracic surgeries and trauma services.

Imaging

OU Health Imaging professionals work to ensure our patients have a comfortable and positive experience. Our leading-edge technology includes a SPECT/CT imaging system and PET/CT hybrid camera, the first of their kind in this area. Our MRI twin-speed system is one of only a few in the world.

Interventional Radiology

Providing patient-focused care, our interventional radiologists are the most experienced in Oklahoma. We practice the latest advances, including drug-coated stents and medications that grow new blood vessels.

Lab, Blood Bank/HLA, Oncology Services

Whether patients are undergoing diagnostic testing or treatment, our professional team provides excellent patient support. Our state of-the-art technology includes 3T MRI and a proton therapy machine, which help provide optimal treatment to cancer patients.

Perioperative Services

Members of our Perioperative Services team ensure that surgical procedures run smoothly and efficiently and that our patients have a safe and sterile environment that supports optimal outcomes.

Pharmacy

Our Pharmacists have the opportunity to enjoy satisfying patient interaction, including educating patients and their families. We have two onsite pharmacies that serve our inpatient and outpatient populations. We also dedicate clinical Pharmacists to specialized areas throughout the Hospital.

Respiratory

Our Respiratory professionals enjoy the satisfaction of working with a broad range of patients and playing a pivotal role as a member of an interdisciplinary team. We administer procedures and therapies you won’t find anywhere else in Oklahoma, allowing you to maintain your skills.

Other Allied Health Areas

  • Autumn Life
  • Breast Health
  • Dialysis
  • Emergency Room
  • Neurophysiology
  • Physical Health
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Sleep Lab
  • Social Work
  • Telemetry

Reasons to join OU Health for an Allied Health career

  • You will work with highly skilled colleagues and supportive leaders who share your commitment to excellence
  • You can deliver patient- and family-centered care with compassion
  • You’ll collaborate with professionals who respect your ideas and input
  • You can experience broad case diversity in a variety of settings
  • You can perform procedures that cannot be found elsewhere in the state
  • You will learn continually throughout the life of your career
  • You have the potential to move into new areas based on your level of interests
  • You can get a head start with student programs in Respiratory, Imaging, Interventional Radiology, Neurosciences and other areas that enable upcoming graduates to gain experience