STEPS RN Hospitality Lounge

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title STEPS RN Hospitality Lounge Requisition Number TE03879 Department Name H4019: Continuum of Care Work Location Lexington, KY Salary Range $22.44-$35.95/hour Type of Position Temporary Position Time Status Full-Time Required Education

Registered Nurse

Required Related Experience

2 year ADN with 3 year acute care experience

Required License/Registration/Certification

Active KY Registered Nurse License

Physical Requirements

Must be able to sit for extended periods of time; stand for extended periods of time. Lift/carry objects up to 20 pounds; push objects up to 20 pounds; walk moderate distance. Work with computers for an extended period of time.


10:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m. Monday-Friday as needed; may be partial shifts; may be partial weeks

Job Summary

Monitor and maintain safety of discharged patients awaiting transportation by family to home or awaiting for medications to be filled by UK pharmacy prior to leaving for home. Patient’s will be self-sufficient and cognizant. The purpose of the position is to monitor individual safety and satisfaction with new process of moving discharged individuals into a waiting location v. waiting in patient rooms.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Standard knowledge and skill sets of a registered nurse with adult acute care experience.
computer literate/savvy: Microsoft Office; Teletracking; Allscripts; three years acute care adult patient care; ability to work independently and in groups; critical-thinking; knowledge of evidence-based practices; and clinical assessment skills; strong verbal/written communication skills; interpersonal relationship skill sets

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No Preferred Education/Experience

BSN, RN with three years acute care experience within the past 5 years

Deadline to Apply 03/11/2019 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. 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
    Optional Documents
    1. Resume
    2. Cover Letter




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    Posted: 2/26/2019
    Application Due: 4/27/2019
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