LPN/Ambulatory/UKHC

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Sep 09, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The department of Pediatrics-Adolescent Medicine seeks an LPN to provide nursing care in the Adolescent Medicine Clinic and Twilight Clinic..

The LPN nurse will work on a multidisciplinary team addressing the healthcare needs of pediatric patients and adolescents and their families.

Care will include primary care (well child, sports physicals, immunizations, acute care) and specialty care (eating disorders, LGBTQ, reproductive and mental health issues).




Job Title
LPN/Ambulatory/UKHC

Requisition Number
RE11635

Working Title
LPN

Department Name
7H668:PEDIATRICS - ADOLESCENT MEDICINE

Work Location
Lexington,KY

Grade Level
07

Salary Range
$15.11-22.74/hour

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

LPN



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

Required Related Experience

0



Required License/ Registration/Certification

LPN - Kentucky Licensure



Physical Requirements

Requires handling of average weights or objects up to 25 pounds with some sitting, standing, or walking.



Shift

Monday-Friday 7:30am - 9:00p, Occasional weekend, Variable schedule 40 hours per week



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Customer service, verbal and written communication, organization, time management, familiarization with computer applications.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Deadline to Apply
09/17/2017

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. * UK HealthCare recognizes the patient as our premier customer and promises to provide excellent customer services to patients, colleagues, co-workers and all others who seek our services. By applying for a position with UK HealthCare, I am indicating my commitment to service excellence and expressing my agreement to consistently recognize that: - Our customer is every person we come into contact with during our workday. - Service is being flexible, courteous and respectful while anticipating and fulfilling the needs of our customers. - Quality is the foundation of everything we do. It is our desire to provide exceptional service to every patient and customer we serve. - Careful, efficient and responsible management of our resources is vital to our success. - We want to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent co-workers, which will in turn achieve customer loyalty and promote the growth of UK HealthCare. By submitting my application for employment with UK HealthCare, I acknowledge that I will be held accountable to follow the UK HealthCare Behavioral Expectations if selected for a position with UK HealthCare. Do you agree to abide by the UK HealthCare Standards?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have an active current LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) license to practice in the state of Kentucky or are eligible to obtain that license by date of hire?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Did you graduate before September 13, 2004? Please choose the correct answer below.
    • Yes. I graduated before September 13, 2004 and I attended a KBN-approved IV certification course.
    • Yes. I graduated before September 13, 2004 but I did not attend a KBN-approved IV certification course.
    • I graduated after September 13, 2004 .
  4. * Do you have experience in patient care in a hospital, clinic or medical office?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have experience working with adolescents in a medical setting?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Please describe your paid work experience as an LPN.

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • HospitalCareers.com
    • Indeed.com
    • LinkedIn.com
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter

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