LPN/Ambulatory/UKHC at University of Kentucky

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Location: Lexington, Kentucky

Job Description:

University of Kentucky

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status.

Posting Details

Job Title LPN/Ambulatory/UKHC
Requisition Number RE13579
Working Title LPN/Ambulatory/UKHC
Department Name M4000:Pediatrics Clinic
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 07
Salary Range $15.26-23.89/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
Required License/Registration/Certification
LPN - Kentucky Licensure
Physical Requirements
Requires handling of average weights or objects up to 25 pounds with some sitting, standing, or walking.
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm (40 hrs per week).
Job Summary
Pediatric Specialty Clinic is seeking a LPN` to perform clinic duties within scope of license/cerfication. Including but not limited to: Triaging patients, collecting medical history, collecting PFSH, reconciling medications, preparing specimens, preparing/administering injections/vaccinations. Communicating with patients, providers, and other peers to provide exceptional care to patients and families. Scheduling and coordinating tests, procedures, and other medical services as ordered. Verifying insurance coverage, communicating with insurance companies as related to prior authorizations and/or referrals. Maintaining medical privacy as applicable to patient health information, services performed, telephone communications, and any other interactions with patients and families. Registration and scheduling within the clinic, providing service to patients and their families during their clinic visit. Maintaining a clean, safe, and orderly environment for all.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Superb direct patient care and critical thinking skills; basic computer navigation skills and working knowledge of the internet; ability to communicate with patient families and provider/peer team.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 03/14/2018
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.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Do you have an active, current LPN license to practice in the state of Kentucky, or are eligible to obtain that license by date of hire?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Did you graduate before September 13, 2004? Please choose the correct answer below.
    • Yes. I graduated before September 13, 2004 and I attended a KBN-approved IV certification course.
    • Yes. I graduated before September 13, 2004 but I did not attend a KBN-approved IV certification course.
    • I graduated after September 13, 2004 .
  3. * Please choose the answer that best describes your years of paid, full-time employment experience as an LPN.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 2 years
    • More than 2 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years, up through 10 years
    • More than 10 years
  4. * Please indicate the number of years of paid work experience in providing direct patient care.
    • None
    • More than 0 years, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 2 years
    • More than 2 years, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years
  5. * Please indicate your years of paid employment experience in Pediatrics.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  6. * Do you have paid employment experience obtaining prior authorizations and/or working directly with insurance companies?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • HospitalCareers.com
    • Indeed.com
    • LinkedIn.com
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above
  8. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.
    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter


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