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Nurse Coordinator Clinical/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Nurse Coordinator Clinical/UKHC
Requisition Number NR10224
Working Title RN Nurse Coordinator / OR Control Desk / WEPP
Department Name H3320:Perioperative Services
Work Location Lexington
Grade Level 11
Salary Range $26.00-45.70/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
ADN
Required Related Experience
4 yrs
Required License/Registration/Certification
Active Kentucky RN license, Temporary Work Permit (TWP), Provisional License or active compact state RN license that is in good standing and American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support certification for the Healthcare Provider valid for at least 6 months after employment date
Physical Requirements
| The essential functions for this position include the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull 50-100 pounds on a daily basis and 25-50 pounds frequently; as well as stand, walk and sit for long periods of time. The conditions of work may involve exposure to communicable diseases, hazards of radiation, and injury from intractable patients or sharp instruments
Shift
7am til 730pm every Saturday and Sunday as part of the Weekend Premium program.
Job Summary
Nurse Coordinator will provide the necessary guidance, coaching, education and expertise to nursing staff in Perioperative Services and will function as Control Desk Coordinator. Focus is on this specific area so that there will be better recognition and response to patient care issues, improved quality of care and opportunity for development of critical thinking skills and global perspective within perioperative services and beyond. Highly responsible for patient flow throughout the intraoperative experience and beyond.
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.

*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
Microsoft Access, Excel
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes
Preferred Education/Experience
BSN preferred; Previous management or coordinator experience preferred.
Deadline to Apply 06/29/2022
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: 2022-06-17 Expires: 2022-07-17

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