LPN/Ambulatory/UKHC

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Sep 16, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and Hemophilia Treatment Center LPN will perform duties such as: triaging patients, collecting medical history, collecting PFSH, reconciling medications, collecting specimens, preparing/administering injections/vaccinations/infusions/med adjustments within the scope practice/certifications.

Will communicate with patients, providers, and other peers to provide exceptional care to patients and families. Schedule and coordinate tests, procedures, and other medical services as ordered. Verify insurance coverage and communicate with insurance companies concerning prior authorizations and/or referrals.

Maintain medical privacy as applicable to patient health information, services performed, telephone communications, and any other interactions with patients and families.

Register and schedule within the clinic and provide service to patients and their families during their clinic visit. Maintain a clean, safe, and enviorment.




Job Title
LPN/Ambulatory/UKHC

Requisition Number
RE10364

Working Title


Department Name
M4000:Pediatrics Clinic

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

8:00am-4:30pm



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

The ideal candidate will have the proven ability to work in a team as well as independently and to be assertive and serve as an advocate for the patient. The ability to communicate in a professional and respectful manner with patients and their families, co-workers, and physicians is essential to delivering collaborative care to our patients. It is also necessary to have strong organizational, prioritization, and delegation skills. In addition, the candidate will have basic computer navigation skills and working knowledge of the internet.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Preferred Education/Experience

BLS certification



Deadline to Apply
09/24/2017

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 pediatric experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Please describe your paid employment experience as an LPN.

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * 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
    • Indeed.com
    • 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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