Nurse Manager/Ambulatory/UKHC

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Job Title:

Nurse Manager/Ambulatory/UKHC

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Working Title:

Nurse Manager

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Work Location:

Louisville, KY

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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

3 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification:

Licensed Nurse

Physical Requirements:

The ability to lift, carry, push, and pull 50-100 pounds on a daily basis; as well as stand, walk and sit for long periods of time. The conditions of work may involve exposure to communicable diseases and injury from intractable patients or sharp instruments.


Days, Monday-Friday

Job Summary:

UK Healthcare is seeking a Nurse Manager to provide the highest level of nursing assessment and integration of data collected related to health status of patient. This position will prioritize patient needs based on data collected and demonstrate a strong commitment to patient advocacy and ability to interpret patient needs/responses. The selected candidate will maintain patient confidentiality and understand and demonstrate compliance with HIPAA regulations, and provide independent, dependent, and interdependent functions related to nursing care.

The Nurse Manager will also delegate tasks/interventions to clinical staff as needed, and operate as a professional liaison between provider and patient/family as well as communicate test results to patient/family per provider direction and work directly with providers in conjunction with the clinic manager to routinely review template protocols.

The Nurse Manager will also assist in establishing service standards, policies and procedures, and hold staff accountable for providing care that meets standards of practice. This position is responsible for ensuring that all staff meet minimum levels of competency for assigned patient population, while ensuring compliance with UKHC policy and state, federal and regulatory agencies, and ensuring staff behaviors reflect the values and vision of UK HealthCare.

This position is located in Louisville, KY.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

BSN plus four or more years transplant and/or management experience preferred.

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