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Nurse Navigator/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Nurse Navigator/UKHC
Requisition Number RE21707
Working Title BCC Nurse Navigator
Department Name 7H361:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS - INFECTIO
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 10
Salary Range $46,675-78,499/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

BSN

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

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification

Licensed Nurse

Physical Requirements

Sitting and walking for long periods of time.

Shift

Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Job Summary

The Registered Nurse Navigator position will provide support to patients and their family members to navigate appointments, services, resources, schedules and education related to the care provided within the Bluegrass Care Clinic. The nurse navigator provides support to the patient and family across the continuum to ensure smooth transitions in care. Serves as a liaison between the patient, medical staff, and community resources as well as provides ongoing education related to the disease process.
This position will provide care and support for the patient and family throughout their care both internally and externally of UK Healthcare to enhance patient experience. This position will maintain advanced specialty training and education to serve as the nurse expert for the multidisciplinary team regarding assigned disease processes.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

The ideal candidate will have the following skills: communication, team work, attention to detail, organization, time management and computer skills (MS Outlook, Excel, Word; AEHR, APM).

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 06/03/2020
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.

Categories

Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

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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