Nurse Coordinator Clinical/UKHC

Lexington, KY
Oct 12, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Stroke Nurse Coordinator will work as a member of the Stroke Service team with the primary responsibility of nursing quality care for stroke patients throughout the continuum of care. They are an essential member of the stroke team and works collaboratively with other health care professionals to ensure a plan of care for each patient that is comprehensive, patient centered, and focused on returning the patient to their pre-injury state of health through quality and performance improvement initiatives and data collection.

Job Title
Nurse Coordinator Clinical/UKHC

Requisition Number

Working Title
Stroke Performance Improvement Coordinator

Department Name
H7100:Neuroscience Services

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


Physical Requirements

Requires lifting, pushing, pulling of objects up to 50lbs


Day shift hours/40 hours per week with occasional weekends and holidays required.


Database management, MS Word, MS Excel

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

BSN with Stroke or Neuroscience related experience

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 Nursing Educational Level.
    • New Graduate
    • Diploma
    • ADN
    • BSN
    • MSN
    • PhD or DNP
  2. * Are you currently employed as a registered nurse at UK HealthCare Chandler/UK HealthCare Samaritan Hospitals?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * 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 Temporary Work Permit
  4. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Careerbuilder
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above
  5. * Please list all software programs or database systems and proficiency level you currently possess in each (i.e., Microsoft Word - Intermediate level).

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Curriculum Vita
  3. Cover Letter


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