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Nurse Trauma Coordinator/Pediatrics/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Nurse Trauma Coordinator/Pediatrics/UKHC
Requisition Number NR07102
Working Title RN/Pediatric Trauma Nurse Coordinator
Department Name H7000:Trauma and Acute Care Surgery Services
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 11
Salary Range $53,477-89,315/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Required Related Experience

4 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification

Licensed Nurse

Physical Requirements

This position requires the ability to handle light-weight objects up to 10 pounds, or some standing or walking.


Must be able to work 40h/week, primarily days; may include evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays as needed to meet departmental needs.

Job Summary

The Adult/Pediatric Trauma Nurse Coordinator will work as a member of the Trauma Service team with the primary responsibility of nursing quality care for trauma patients throughout the continuum of care. They are an essential member of the trauma team and works collaboratively with other health care professionals to ensure a plan of care for each patient that is comprehensive, patient centered, and focused on returning the patient to their pre-injury state of health. They will supply essential elements of care while maintaining appropriate care that considers related developmental milestones for each individual patient.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

ENPC preferred; current experience with pediatric trauma patients; personnel computer skills

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

Bachelors degree; BLS, PALS

Deadline to Apply 12/11/2019
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: 2019-11-12 Expires: 2019-12-12

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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