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Advanced Practice Provider/Research/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Advanced Practice Provider/Research/UKHC
Requisition Number RE26063
Working Title APP/Research
Work Location Hazard, KY
Grade Level 13
Salary Range $71,323-115,086/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

1 yr

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

On occasion, may lift objects up to 50 lbs


Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. Other days and hours as needed

Job Summary

The Infectious Diseases Division is searching for qualified applicants for an Advanced Practice Provider (APP)/Research position to work specifically in Perry County, Kentucky. The APP/Research position will work in collaboration with a multidisciplinary health care team to meet project goals for treatment of hepatitis C. The APP will be responsible for assessing individuals for participation in a research study, evaluate physical health, collect clinical history and study related health data, conduct blood draws, and administer study medications.

The APP should have advanced medical knowledge and experience from an ambulatory setting. Prior experience with hepatitis C is a plus, but is not required as the APP will work closely with infectious diseases physician specialists.

In addition the APP should demonstrate sound clinical judgment, and professionalism as it relates to interpersonal and general communication skills, timely and compliant documentation, and takes responsibility for ongoing professional development and competency validation.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Technical and professional healthcare knowledge

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Prior experience with clinical research preferred.

Deadline to Apply 01/26/2021
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.


Posted: 2021-01-13 Expires: 2021-02-12

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