Clinical Nurse Clinician Senior/UKHC

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Posting Details

Job TitleClinical Nurse Clinician Senior/UKHCRequisition NumberRE24507Working TitleDepartment NameM3030:Cancer Clinic ServicesWork LocationLexington, KY and Richmond, KYGrade Level11Salary Range$25.71-42.94/hourType of PositionStaffPosition Time Status Full-TimeRequired Education


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5 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Requires handling of average weight objects up to 25 pounds, or standing/walking and sitting for long periods of time.


Monday thru Friday day shift.

Job Summary

This position will be at the MCC (Markey Cancer Center) and LC (Lexington Clinic) (Lexington, KY and Richmond, KY) and will work closely with the LC Oncology Director and Providers to enhance a seamless collaboration with leadership @ UKHC MCC.

Will be responsible for serving as a liaison for patient care regarding tumor boards, research, etc. Will work with the nursing staff at LC to ensure compliance with UKHC and NCI standards of care.

This position requires working with medical professionals who are working under time and efficiency constraints in a busy ambulatory care setting with a patient centered care focus on quality, safety, and service.

A working knowledge of enterprise, nursing, departmental policies, protocols, and procedures is needed to be successful. A good understanding of chemotherapy and oncology infusion protocols as well as Commission on Cancer standards will be helpful.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Basic computer knowledge, MS Windows, Word, Outlook, attention to detail, high organizational skills, critical thinking skills.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/Experience

BSN or greater preferred.
Four or more years of related experience preferred.

Deadline to Apply10/20/2020University 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 seeks to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent employees, to provide the best experience for every patient, every time. If selected for a position, do you agree to abide by the UK HealthCare Values of diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * 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)

  3. * 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
  4. * How many years have you spent in oncology/infusion services?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  5. * Do you have a national oncology certification?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above
Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
    Optional Documents
    1. Resume




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    Posted: 10/8/2020
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