1+ months

Advanced Practice Provider/Residenc/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Advanced Practice Provider/Residenc/UKHC
Requisition Number RE21893
Department Name 7H140:EMERGENCY MEDICINE
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 11
Salary Range $53,477-89,315/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

No experience required.

Required License/Registration/Certification

For Nurse Practitioner applicants, active Kentucky Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) license.
For Physician Assistant applicants, current National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) certification and active Kentucky Physician Assistant (PA) license.
Employment is contingent upon the Universitys verification of credentials as required by state law and University policies.

Physical Requirements

Requires handling of average-weight objects up to 25 pounds, or standing/walking for long periods of time.


Provide ambulatory, emergency, and urgent patient care during 4, 10-hour sessions per week (or equivalent). Work from Advanced Practice Provider Emergency Department Shift Schedule.

Job Summary

The Advanced Practice Provider (APP) Resident in the ambulatory and acute care setting works in collaboration with a multidisciplinary health care team.

The APP Resident is generally service or MD aligned and works with a distinct patient population. On occasion the Resident may perform some coordination of inpatient care and outpatient follow-up after discharge. The APP Resident has a strong foundation in evidenced-based practice and education and has a responsibility for ensuring an environment of safe quality care.

The APP Resident demonstrates an advanced level of medical knowledge, clinical and technical competency, sound clinical judgment, professionalism as it relates to interpersonal and general communication skills, timely and compliant documentation, and takes responsibility for ongoing professional development and competency validation.

This is a one year Advanced Practice Provider Resident position in the Department of Emergency Medicine. This year will serve to train the advanced practice provider to provide care and management of patients in the Emergency Department.

Duties will include direct patient care, patient and family education, as well as serving as a critical member of the clinical care team. This includes obtaining patient health histories, reviewing outside records, performing complete physical examinations, as well as documenting findings, and perform approved therapeutic or diagnostic procedures based upon patients clinical status.

Currently there are multiple Advanced Practice Provider/Residence positions open. If you would like to be considered for each of these positions, you will need to apply for each one. One application will not be considered for all openings.

Please attach a Letter of Recommendation document to Specific Request 1.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Technical and professional knowledge, time management and effective communication skills.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 03/01/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2020-01-14 Expires: 2020-03-14

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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