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Advanced Practice Provider II/UKHC

Job description



The department of Surgery/Pediatrics is seeking an Advanced Practice Provider II (APP).

The APP functioning within the acute care hospital setting works in collaboration with, and is an integral member of, a multidisciplinary health care team. The APP functions primarily in the inpatient setting managing the care of acute and chronically ill patients.

The APP is generally on a service aligned team and manages the day to day patient care from step down to discharge. In some instances the APP may have responsibilities for this same patient population as they return for follow up in the outpatient setting.

The APP has a strong foundation in evidenced based practice and education and ensures safe quality care. The APP demonstrates an advanced level of medical and nursing knowledge, clinical and technical competency, sound clinical judgment, professionalism as it relates to interpersonal and general communication skills, timely and compliant documentation, and takes responsibility for ongoing professional development and competency validation.




Job Title
Advanced Practice Provider II/UKHC

Requisition Number
RE16213

Working Title


Department Name
7H857:SURGERY/PEDIATRICS

Work Location
Lexington

Grade Level
14

Salary Range
$81,328-137,717/year

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

MS



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

For Nurse Practitioner applicants, active Kentucky Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) license.

For Nurse Practitioner applicants, Acute Care certification is preferred.

For Physician Assistant applicants, current National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) certification and active Kentucky Physician Assistant (PA) license.

Employment is contingent upon the University's verification of credentials as required by state law and University policies.



Physical Requirements

sitting, standing, some lifting



Shift

Mostly, Monday-Friday days, other shifts as required by the position.



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Technical and professional knowledge, dependability, time management, effective communication skills.
Basic knowledge as gained with APRN / PA courses.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Preferred Education/Experience

Pediatric experience preferred.



Deadline to Apply
11/15/2018

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. * Are you currently licensed by the state of Kentucky as a Nurse Practitioner or eligible to obtain license within the next nine months, or are you currently certified as a Physician Assistant by the (NCCPA) National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants or eligible to obtain certification within the next nine months? (In order to be eligible, applicant must have graduated from an accredited program or be scheduled to graduate within six months of the application.)
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * For Nurse Practitioner applicants, do you have a certification as a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner or are eligible to obtain this certification by date of hire?
    • Yes
    • No
    • I am applying as a Physician Assistant
  4. * Please describe your experience performing bedside procedures.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Please describe your experience with patient and family teaching.

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * Please describe your experience in a clinical setting.

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * Please list any of the following certifications you may have: CPR, ATLS, PALS. Include the expiration dates.

    (Open Ended Question)

  8. * 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


Applicant Documents

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

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Posted: 11/6/2018
Application Due: 11/16/2018
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