Nurse Coordinator Clinical/UKHC
Nurse Coordinator will provide the necessary guidance, coaching, education and expertise to nursing staff in Endoscopy with emphasis on efficient, safe patient care and throughput. Focus is on this specific area so that there will be better recognition and response to patient care issues, improved quality of care and opportunity for development of critical thinking skills and global perspective within Endoscopy services within the UK Healthcare enterprise including Chandler and Good Samaritan.
Nurse Coordinator Clinical/UKHC
Nurse Coordinator Clinical/Endoscopy
Type of Position
Position Time Status
Required Related Experience
Required License/ Registration/Certification
LICENSED NURSE; BLS for the healthcare provider issued by the American Heart Association valid through 6 months from initial employment date required.
The essential functions for this position include the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull 50-100 pounds on a daily basis and 25-50 pounds frequently; as well as stand, walk and sit for long periods of time. The conditions of work may involve exposure to communicable diseases, hazards of radiation, and injury from intractable patients or sharp instruments.
4 10-hour shifts with some required call. Some holidays may be required.
Microsoft Access, Excel,
Standard Duties that of a Registered Nurse and increased responsibility for coaching, mentoring and assisting other nurses, and nursing care techs within Endoscopy.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
BSN preferred. Previous management or coordinator experience within Endoscopy is preferred.
Deadline to Apply
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Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Please indicate your current Nursing Educational Level.
- New Graduate
- PhD or DNP
- * Are you currently employed as a registered nurse at UK HealthCare Chandler/UK HealthCare Samaritan Hospitals?
- * Please indicate your current licensure status.
- 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 Temporary Work Permit
- Curriculum Vita
- Cover Letter