Nurse Coordinator Clinical/UKHC

Job description

Job Title:

Nurse Coordinator Clinical/UKHC

Requisition Number:


Working Title:

Charge Nurse Preop/PACU/Center for Advanced Surgery

Department Name:

H3140:Center for Advanced Surgery

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Required Education:


Required Related Experience:

4 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification:


Physical Requirements:

The essential functions for this position include the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull 50-100 pounds on a daily basis and 25-50 pounds frequently; as well as stand, walk and sit for long periods of time. The conditions of work may involve exposure to communicable diseases, hazards of radiation, and injury from intractable patients or sharp instruments.


Monday through Friday, 8am til 430pm with lates/ Manager call

Job Summary:

The Nurse Coordinator will provide the necessary guidance, coaching, education and expertise to nursing staff in Preop/PACU areas within the Center for Advanced Surgery. Focus is on this specific area so that there will be better recognition and response to patient care issues, improved quality of care and opportunity for development of critical thinking skills and global perspective within PREOP/PACU areas and beyond.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Standard Duties that of a Registered Nurse and increased responsibility for coaching, mentoring and assisting other nurses, Patient Care Technicians and others within the PRE-OP-PACU areas within the CAS.
Basic computer skills, positive, and mature communication skills.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

Previous management or coordinator experience within a Post Anesthesia Care Unit is preferred. PACU and/or ICU experience preferred.
BSN 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: 2/18/2021
Application Due: 2/25/2021
Work Type: Full Time