Perf Im/Com Bsd Lrn Coord Sr/UKHC

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Job Title:

Perf Im/Com Bsd Lrn Coord Sr/UKHC

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Lexington, KY

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Required Related Experience:

6 yrs

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Physical Requirements:

Sitting at computer workstation for extended periods.
Repetitive motion.


Varies, but typically Monday-Friday 7:30 am – 4:00 pm (40 hours/week).

Job Summary:

Senior quality improvement nurse overseeing the cardiothoracic surgery quality database (Society of Thoracic Surgery, STS) and staff.

This position extracts cardiothoracic surgery patient risk factors, surgical risk factors and patient outcomes after surgery from the electronic medical record and through communication with the patient and family.

Will supervise non-nursing staff doing the same. Report results externally and internally. Aid Division Chief in identifying areas for improvement and drilling down on data.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

RN degree + 4 years clinical 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: 1/12/2021
Application Due: 4/12/2021
Work Type: Full Time