Device Clinic Nurse/UKHC
Device Clinic Nurse/UKHCRequisition Number:
Device Clinic NurseDepartment Name:
H3130:Gill Heart InstituteWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$22.44-37.74/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
ADNClick here for more information about equivalencies::
2 yrsRequired License/Registration/Certification:
Licensed NursePhysical Requirements:
Varying periods of times sitting and/or standing at a computer workstation and working with patients; occasionally lifting, pushing, or pulling objects up to 50 lbs.Shift:
Primarily day shift, Monday-Friday 8AM-5PM with occasional weekends per departmental needs.Job Summary:
This position independently performs device interrogation, programming, and remote transmission review under the supervision of the Device Clinic Coordinator. This position provides clinical evaluation of patients’ overall well-being and post implant wound site.
Other daily responsibilities include: managing pacemaker data in all available applications and patient medical records; communicating all findings to include indications found during testing; training and educating patients on all aspects of proper use of transmitting devices; troubleshoots patient compliance issues; schedules appointments for pacemaker monitoring and facilitates appropriate in-office follow up; properly completes all paperwork, electronic orders; may require occasional travel to outreach device clinics; participate in professional development activities and maintain professional affiliations; and any other duties as assigned.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
The ideal candidate will possess the ability to conduct physical assessment and have experience with EMR.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
Registered Nurse is required for the position with two years of related cardiac device experience preferred.Deadline to Apply:
11/19/2020University 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.
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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.