Clinical Administrator I/UKHC

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Job Title:

Clinical Administrator I/UKHC

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Lexington, KY

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Required Related Experience:

5 yrs

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Physical Requirements:

Sitting for long periods of time, occasionally lifting objects up to 25 lbs.


Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Ambulatory Clinical Operations Director/Department Administrator for the Department of Ophthalmology, the Clinical Administrator will serve as a key leader within the department. Supporting the Chairman and Ambulatory Director/Department Administrator in department logistics, oversight, execution, and implementation of department-wide initiatives, this dynamic role involves coordination of efforts and execution with the Ophthalmology business office, assist the Optical Shop Coordinator with three retail Optical Shops, senior department leadership, and other UK HealthCare enterprise representatives.

This position will manage many defined areas of work to ensure that departmental goals are met. These responsibilities cover each of the Department’s primary missions of patient care, education, and research. In addition, this leadership role helps to maintain UK Ophthalmology’s values by creating a culture of professionalism, an effective learning environment for all, and a commitment to diversity and inclusion.

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is comprised of seven sub-specialty divisions ranging from General Ophthalmology, Optometry, Retina, Plastics, Glaucoma, Cataracts, and Pediatrics, and serves as the academic home for 26 faculty, 105 staff, and an additional 15 residents and fellows. Members of the Department faculty practice at the on campus UK Advanced Eye Care clinic, community clinics at Central Baptist, Georgetown, Manchester, Nicholasville, Pikeville, Richmond, and Turfland, and satellite clinics in Corbin, Campbellsville, Harlan, Hazard, Leitchfield, London, Maysville, Morehead, Paris, and Somerset. The department’s clinical programs are dedicated to providing the best in evidence-based patient care across all disciplines in Ophthalmology.

IEBC – Internal Employee Being Considered

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Microsoft Office, SAP

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Preferred Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree with four or more years related unit management experience preferred.

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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: 1/7/2021
Application Due: 1/15/2021
Work Type: Full Time