12 days old

LPN/Ambulatory/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title LPN/Ambulatory/UKHC
Requisition Number RE34175
Working Title
Department Name M4000:Pediatrics Clinic
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 08
Salary Range $19.00-30.09/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
LPN
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
LPN – Kentucky Licensure
Physical Requirements
Requires handling of average weights or objects up to 25 pounds with some sitting, standing, or walking.
Shift
Monday-Friday, days, early evenings if needed
Job Summary
The DanceBlue Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Clinic and Hemophilia Treatment Center LPN will perform duties such as: triaging patients, collecting medical history, reconciling medications, collecting specimens, preparing/administering injections/vaccinations/infusions/med adjustments within the scope practice/certifications. Will communicate with patients, providers, and other peers to provide exceptional care to patients and families. Schedule and coordinate tests, procedures, and other medical services as ordered. Verify insurance coverage and communicate with insurance companies concerning prior authorizations and/or referrals. Maintain medical privacy as applicable to patient health information, services performed, telephone communications, and any other interactions with patients and families. Register and schedule within the clinic and provide service to patients and their families during their clinic visit. Maintain a clean, safe, and environment.

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
The ideal candidate will have the proven ability to work in a team as well as independently and to be assertive and serve as an advocate for the patient. The ability to communicate in a professional and respectful manner with patients and their families, co-workers, and physicians is essential to delivering collaborative care to our patients. It is also necessary to have strong organizational, prioritization, and delegation skills. In addition, the candidate will have basic computer navigation skills and working knowledge of the internet.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Prefer experience with pediatric patients
Deadline to Apply 06/26/2022
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.

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Posted: 2022-06-20 Expires: 2022-07-20

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