My passion for pediatrics brought me to the best.

Kelsi, Child Life Specialist #MyOUMedicineStory

Allied Health Careers

For allied health professionals who expect more from their careers, OU Medicine 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 OU Medical Center, The Children’s Hospital and OU Medical Center Edmond, our community hospital. As a not-for-profit organization, OU Medicine is reinvesting back into the organization for a future bright with promise.

Allied Health careers at OU Medicine

Allied Health Disciplines

Cardiovascular Services

Members of our Cardiovascular Services team provide compassionate patient care in our state-of-the-art facilities. OU Medicine 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 Medicine 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.

Laboratory Services

By using state-of-the-art technology, training and instrumentation, the laboratory professionals at OU Medicine help prevent disease by detecting unknown problems and aiding in the diagnosis and treatment of health conditions. Our lab services encompass many specialties for pediatrics and adults while contributing to vital health programs.

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: OU Pharmacists Care Center at OU Physicians and The OU Children’s Pharmacy inside The Children’s Hospital. 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. Our technology is leading edge, and we participate in research.

Other Allied Health Areas

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

Ask about our limited time sign-on bonus program

POTENTIAL TO EARN UP TO $20,000

Eligible Full-Time Positions: Respiratory Therapist

Reasons to join OU Medicine for an Allied Health career

OU Medicine Allied Health jobs
You will work with highly skilled colleagues and supportive leaders who share your commitment to excellence
Compassionate care at OU Medicine
You can deliver patient- and family-centered care with compassion
Professional collaboration at OU Medicine
You’ll collaborate with professionals who respect your ideas and input
OU Medicine case diversity in a variety of allied health career settings
You can experience broad case diversity in a variety of settings
Advanced procedures at OU Medicine
You can perform procedures that cannot be found elsewhere in the state
OU Medicine career development for allied health professionals
You will learn continually throughout the life of your career
OU Medicine career areas in allied health
You have the potential to move into new areas based on your level of interests
OU Medicine student programs for new grads in Respiratory, Imaging, Interventional Radiology and Neuro
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
OU Medicine employee testimonial: Cleo, Eating Technician

My drive is to deliver advanced care for our communities.

“We share a passion for helping people during their most challenging times. The humor and excitement you experience from your coworkers, while providing professional and quality healthcare, is inspiring.”
Cleo | Eating Technician
OU Medicine employee testimonial: Michael, CT Supervisor

My spirit of innovation thrives in our research-based setting.

“I wanted to work where my skills would always be tested and challenged. We have the best of the best here. If you’re not the best when you start, you’ll be trained by the best, and eventually you’ll be the best too.”
Michael | CT Supervisor
OU Medicine employee testimonial: Lauren, Clinical Pharmacist

My goal is to shape the future of the care we provide.

“I have had the opportunity to work with specialists from all areas of the medical team in order to collaborate and develop policies and protocols to advance the care provided to patients throughout the hospital.”
Lauren | Clinical Pharmacist