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Quality Assurance & Outcomes Nurse/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Quality Assurance & Outcomes Nurse/UKHC
Requisition Number RE23368
Working Title Transplant RN Quality Analyst
Department Name M2420:Transplant Services
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


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

Registered Nurse

Physical Requirements

Sitting for long periods, extensive computer work


Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Job Summary

This position will provide support for the Transplant quality program, including clinical data review, audits, data mining, compiling data into reports (using Excel, Power Point, etc.) for presentation to transplant physicians and clinical teams. Responsibilities also include participation in various department committees and councils to provide data for performance improvement and quality initiatives; collaboration with transplant quality manager to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the databases and metrics used for quality tracking and improvement efforts; maintaining the scorecards and other reports used for Quality Improvement.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Proficient with SCM, AEHR, other clinical HER systems (i.e. PICIS), knowledge of regulatory standards, PI processes, policy, regulatory requirements, attention to detail, medical terminology. Microsoft Office (including Excel, Power Point, Word), extensive working knowledge of electronic health records. Excellent organizational and time management skills, effective written and verbal communication, and effective problem solving skills.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

BSN plus at least 3 years of clinical nursing practice preferred.
Transplant experience preferred.
Experience with data/quality/performance improvement preferred.

Deadline to Apply 07/07/2020
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: 2020-06-25 Expires: 2020-07-25

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