Patient Care Facilitator/on call/UKHC

Job description

The Patient Care Facilitator/Case Manager is responsible for the coordination of patient care, promoting fiscal responsibility and optimizing patient and family outcomes. This person collaborates with multidisciplinary groups in the health care system to achieve these outcomes for the hospital inpatients. Goals are achieved through coordinating discharge planning and problem-solving issues in ways to facilitate movement of patients through the system. The position reports to the Manager of Patient and Family Services and works directly with the medical staff of the designated medical or surgical services.

Job Title
Patient Care Facilitator/on call/UKHC

Requisition Number

Working Title

Department Name
H4019: Continuum of Care

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status
On Call

Required Education


Required Related Experience

3 years experience

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Requires light weight handling of objects up to 10 pounds, some standing and walking




critical thinking, organized, good communicator

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

BSN, 3 years experience as a RN preferred

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. * Do you hold a BSN?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you currently licensed by the state of Kentucky as a Registered Nurse (RN) or eligible to obtain license by date of hire?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

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





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Posted: 9/11/2018
Application Due: 9/25/2018
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