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Staff Support Associate I/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Staff Support Associate I/UKHC
Requisition Number RE24483
Working Title Staff Support Associate I
Department Name H3320:Perioperative Services
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 05
Salary Range $12.50-20.00/hour
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

2 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

The physical requirements of this position include: occasionally lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects 50lbs and above; occasionally standing and/or walking with objects 25lbs and above ; intermittently sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time with repetitive motions (such as typing); occasionally traveling for work (less than 10% of the time); and effectively communicating both verbally and in writing with patients, caregivers, and staff at all levels.


The shift for this position is Monday – Friday 7:30 am- 4:00 pm; times may vary per department needs.

Job Summary

The Staff Support Associate I/UKHC assists the department in meeting requirements regarding medical record maintenance and meeting customer service expectation for delivery of patient information for a variety of reasons such as direct patient care and research. Assists with general office duties as necessary, i.e. answering phones, copying tasks and performs other business office duties as assigned.

This position will support patient throughput for the Endoscopy and Interventional Radiology units. Additionally, this position will collaborate with nursing leadership to ensure physician, patient, and staff requests are triaged appropriately, and will update the nurse coordinator or charge nurse with any schedule changes.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Advanced word processing, office procedures, administrative abilities or database management.

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

High School/ GED and 2-3 years clerical experience.

Deadline to Apply 09/24/2020
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.


Posted: 2020-09-11 Expires: 2020-10-11

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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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