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Device Clinic Nurse/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Device Clinic Nurse/UKHC
Requisition Number RE24576
Working Title Device Clinic Nurse
Department Name H3130:Gill Heart Institute
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 10
Salary Range $22.44-37.74/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

ADN

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

2 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification

Licensed Nurse

Physical Requirements

Varying periods of times sitting and/or standing at a computer workstation and working with patients; occasionally lifting, pushing, or pulling objects up to 50 lbs.

Shift

Primarily day shift, Monday-Friday 8AM-5PM with occasional weekends per departmental needs.

Job Summary

This position independently performs device interrogation, programming, and remote transmission review under the supervision of the Device Clinic Coordinator. This position provides clinical evaluation of patients’ overall well-being and post implant wound site.

Other daily responsibilities include: managing pacemaker data in all available applications and patient medical records; communicating all findings to include indications found during testing; training and educating patients on all aspects of proper use of transmitting devices; troubleshoots patient compliance issues; schedules appointments for pacemaker monitoring and facilitates appropriate in-office follow up; properly completes all paperwork, electronic orders; may require occasional travel to outreach device clinics; participate in professional development activities and maintain professional affiliations; and any other duties as assigned.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

The ideal candidate will possess the ability to conduct physical assessment and have experience with EMR.

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

Registered Nurse is required for the position with two years of related cardiac device experience preferred.

Deadline to Apply 11/19/2020
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.

Categories

Posted: 2020-11-12 Expires: 2020-12-12

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Device Clinic Nurse/UKHC

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