Nurse Coordinator Clinical/UKHC

Lexington, KY
Apr 19, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Patient Transfer Facilitator coordinates the placement of all admissions and transfers to UK
Chandler / Good Samaritan in accordance with the clinical
standard guidelines. Is responsible for ensuring that the patient is
admitted to the most appropriate bed available using current
admission criteria.
Follows protocols for direct acceptance of specific patient

Job Title
Nurse Coordinator Clinical/UKHC

Requisition Number

Working Title
RN/ Patient Transfer Facilitator/ Command Ctr

Department Name
H3280:Command Center

Work Location
Chandler Hospital

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


Required Related Experience

4 yrs

Required License/ Registration/Certification

Active Kentucky RN license, Temporary Work Permit (TWP), 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

Sit for extended periods of time.


Day/Evening shifts, with Holidays and Weekends as required by department needs.


Microsoft Access, Excel
Clinical Judgement
Conflict Resolution
Management of resources
Customer Service
Problem Solving
Manage work flow
Patient through put

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Strongly prefer a candidate with BSN and 5-6 years RN experience. Prior coordination experience and a minimum of 18 months of critical care experience also preferred

Deadline to Apply

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.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please indicate your current licensure status.
    • None
    • Current KY RN License
    • Current compact state RN licensure
    • Current Non-compact state RN licensure
    • New Graduate within 6 months or Provisional License
    • Valid KY Temp. Work Permit
  2. * Are you currently employed as a registered nurse at UK HealthCare Chandler/UK HealthCare Samaritan Hospitals?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Please indicate your current Nursing Educational Level.
    • New Graduate
    • Diploma
    • ADN
    • BSN
    • MSN
    • PhD or DNP

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter


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