Advanced Practice Provider I/UKHC

Job description

Job Title:

Advanced Practice Provider I/UKHC

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

MG340: Pediatrics

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Grade Level:


Salary Range:


Type of Position:


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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

No experience required.

Required License/Registration/Certification:

For Nurse Practitioner applicants, active Kentucky Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) license.

For Physician Assistant applicants, current National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) certification and active Kentucky Physician Assistant (PA) license.

Employment is contingent upon the University’s verification of credentials as required by state law and University policies.

Physical Requirements:

Requires lifting, pushing or pulling objects (children) up to 50 lbs., sitting and standing for long periods of time.


Clinic hours are Monday – Friday 7:45 am – 7:00 pm. 40 hours per week.

Job Summary:

This Advanced Practice Provider I (APP I) position will work as a member of the Adolescent Medicine team to provide acute and ongoing care and coordination of care to children and adolescents.

The APP I has a strong foundation in evidenced-based practice and education and has a responsibility for ensuring an environment of safe quality care.

The APP I demonstrates an advanced level of medical knowledge, clinical and technical competency, sound clinical judgment, professionalism as it relates to interpersonal and general communication skills, timely and compliant documentation, and takes responsibility for ongoing professional development and competency validation.

The APP I will maintain an individual template. Clinic hours are from 7:45 am – 7:00 pm Monday – Friday and this position will be responsible for maintaining 9 clinical sessions or the equivalent based upon patient volume and clinical demand. This position may require travel to outreach sites.

IEBC – Internal Employee Being Considered

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Skills consistent with a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner; ability to work in an electronic health record.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Prefer candidate with experience with children and adolescents with mental health needs.

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: 4/7/2021
Application Due: 4/14/2021
Work Type: Full Time