Advanced Practice Provider II/UKHC

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

The Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at UKHealthCare is seeking an Advanced Practice Provider (APP) to join a multispecialty team to treat and manage care for Cystic Fibrosis patients. The APP will be a key position to continuity of care between the outpatient and the inpatient setting. Duties will include providing direct patient care, physicals, ordering tests and interpreting results, providing inpatient consult services, and coordinating patient care with other team members. The position will serve as a role model for the other team members and the APP should possess leadership, critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Experience with pulmonary medicine in an ambulatory and/or an inpatient setting is preferred, but is not required. The position offers an excellent and comprehensive compensation and benefits package.

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Advanced Practice Provider II/UKHC

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Required License/ Registration/Certification

APRN or PA-C with appropriate certification

Physical Requirements

On occasion, may lift objects up to 50 lbs.


Monday-Friday plus call on evenings and weekends when applicable.


Technical and professional knowledge, time management, and effective communication skills.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Preferred experience with ambulatory and inpatient consult services.

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. * Are you currently licensed by the state of Kentucky as a Nurse Practitioner or eligible to obtain license within the next nine months, or are you currently certified as a Physician Assistant by the (NCCPA) National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants or eligible to obtain certification within the next nine months? (In order to be eligible, applicant must have graduated from an accredited program or be scheduled to graduate within six months of the application.)
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Please describe your paid employment experience with ambulatory patient care.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please describe your paid employment experience with inpatient care.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * 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
  5. Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

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  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
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