Device Clinic Nurse/UKHC

Job description

Job Title:

Device Clinic Nurse/UKHC

Requisition Number:

RE24576

Working Title:

Device Clinic Nurse

Department Name:

H3130:Gill Heart Institute

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Grade Level:

10

Salary Range:

$22.44-37.74/hour

Type of Position:

Staff

Position Time Status :

Full-Time

Required Education:

ADN

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Required Related Experience:

2 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification:

Licensed Nurse

Physical 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? :

No

Preferred Education/Experience:

Registered Nurse is required for the position with two years of related cardiac device experience preferred.

Deadline to Apply:

11/19/2020

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.

 

 

 

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Posted: 11/13/2020
Application Due: 11/29/2020
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