Acute Cardiovascular Care Coord/UKHC

Job description

Job Title:

Acute Cardiovascular Care Coord/UKHC

Requisition Number:


Working Title:

STEMI Coordinator

Department Name:

H3130:Gill Heart Institute

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Grade Level:


Salary Range:


Type of Position:


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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

3 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification:

Licensed Nurse

or AA+5, plus ARRT

Physical Requirements:

The physical requirements for this position will include walking, standing, and sitting for extended periods of time


Primarily Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, but may required additional night and weekend hours depending on workload.

Job Summary:

UK Healthcare is seeking a STEMI Care Coordinator, to provide quality, care coordination, and program development for STEMI. The selected candidate will building EMS relationships and work with other hospitals in providing excellent cardiac care for the patients of the Commonwealth. The STEMI Coordinator will serve as the primary UK liaison of PCI and catheterization procedures at Gill affiliate hospitals, while developing educational material for best practices and appropriate utilization and working collaboratively with affiliate hospital to facilitate the implementation standards.

The STEMI Care Coordinator will also: conduct assessments of PCI and cath lab care, including peer review when appropriate, review documentation and recommend areas for improvement, assist in benchmarking care using national standards, and registries, and prepare reports and analysis on a regular basis (e.g. quarterly) with recommendations for improvements in care.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Experience in cath lab/EMS that understands guidelines and care for the cardiovascular patient.

Deadline to Apply:


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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Job No:
Posted: 11/19/2020
Application Due: 2/17/2021
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