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STEPS Registered Nurse

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title STEPS Registered Nurse
Requisition Number TE04761
Department Name 7H668:PEDIATRICS - ADOLESCENT MEDICINE
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $20.00/hour
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
Required Related Experience
Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements

Must be able to stand for extended periods of time.

Shift

730a-7p, Varaible M-F

Job Summary

Provides patient care specific to disease management/specialization of work area including: skilled assessments, care plans and care plan implementation, evaluations or clinical interventions, and patient education. Performance will be quality/safety driven and reflected in sustained clinical outcomes including NPSGs, core measures and other key metrics. Goals will be defined and communicated by leadership. Timely/accurate patient documentation. Establishes a Nurse/Patient therapeutic relationship considering special needs of the patient/family. Rounds on every patient at regular intervals. Responsible for telephone triage. Assists with high level pre-authorizations. Consults with other health care disciplines when appropriate.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Registered Nurse to provide nursing care in the Adolescent Medicine Clinic. Nurse will work on a multidisciplinary team addressing the healthcare needs of Adolescents and their families including primary (well child, sports physicals acute care) and specialty care (eating disorders, LGBTQ, reproductive and mental health care issues)

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 02/28/2020
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.

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Posted: 2020-02-03 Expires: 2020-03-04

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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