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Nurse Coordinator Clinical/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Nurse Coordinator Clinical/UKHC
Requisition Number NR07530
Working Title Neonatal/Pediatric Emergency Transport Nurse
Department Name H3060:Children's/Maternal/Psychiatric Svcs
Work Location Lexington
Grade Level 11
Salary Range $25.71-42.94/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

ADN

Required Related Experience

4 years

Required License/Registration/Certification

Active Kentucky RN license, Temporary Work Permit (TWP), Provisional License or active compact state RN license that is in good standing and American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support certification for the Healthcare Provider valid for at least 6 months after employment date

Physical Requirements

lifting, standing, riding in ambulances and helicopters

Shift

Must be able to primarily work three 12-hour Night shifts/week from 7P to 730A, will also be required to work some weekends and holidays and occasionally cover the 9am -930pm shift based on departmental needs.

Job Summary

Neonatal/pediatric transport is a complex, highly organized, dynamic process that requires highly skilled personnel with the ability to act independently away from the protected environment of KCH. Patient outcomes are optimized by stabilization and expedient disposition of patients to definitive care. This position also provides guidance, education and expertise to nursing staff in any pediatric area so better recognition and response to patient care issues, improved quality of care, and opportunity for development of critical thinking skills can be achieved. The outreach education provided by this position to referral facilities ensures a collegial relationship and enhances outcomes.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

assessment, communication, organization

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

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing-BSN preferred. Must have a minimum of three years experience as a registered nurse in a Neonatal and/or Pediatric Critical Care setting. Previous transport experience is preferred but not required.

Deadline to Apply 03/29/2020
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.

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Posted: 2020-03-16 Expires: 2020-04-15

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