LPN/Ambulatory/UKHC

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Jul 18, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The University of Kentucky is currently seeking an LPN to operate as a member of the multidisciplinary ambulatory team . This position will work in the Pain Clinic, and is responsible for patient care, patient satisfaction, and clinical outcomes. The LPN performs the duties for which they are trained such as starting IVs, simple wound dressings, and notifying the RN or LIP with any changes or abnormalities in the patient's condition.

This position is an essential part of patient customer service, engaging in patient and employee satisfaction initiatives, while fostering and modeling interdisciplinary team collaboration to achieve desired clinical outcomes. The successful candidate will demonstrates a willingness to assist team and other departments during increased capacity by being flexible, assess patient flow and maximize efficiency. Attention to detail, dependability, organization, and good communication are skills that are valued for this position.




Job Title
LPN/Ambulatory/UKHC

Requisition Number
RE15003

Working Title
Pain Clinic LPN

Department Name
M6000:Pain Care Services

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level
07

Salary Range
$15.26-23.89/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

No experience required.



Required License/ Registration/Certification

LPN - Kentucky Licensure



Physical Requirements

Sitting; standing; walking; patient transport



Shift

M-F 8a-5p



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Strong customer service and communication skills; independent decision making, medical assistance and clinic organizational skills.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Preferred Education/Experience

Experience working with patients in an ambulatory clinical setting.



Deadline to Apply
07/24/2018

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. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * 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)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • 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
  3. * 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
  4. * Please choose the answer that best describes your years of paid, full-time employment experience as an LPN.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 2 years
    • More than 2 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years, up through 10 years
    • More than 10 years
  5. * 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 .
  6. * Please describe in essay format your approach to customer service. Specifically address how your skills and actions made a bad situation better.

    (Open Ended Question)



Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter

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