UK HealthCare

UK HealthCare Ranked #1 Hospital in Kentucky for Six Years!

We’re number one for a reason — and what that means for our patients is more important than any ranking. Because Kentuckians come to us when it matters most.

At UK HealthCare, you know you’ll have access to expert knowledge, nationally ranked specialties and personalized, interdisciplinary care. We’re constantly raising the standard of care through groundbreaking research and innovative treatments — all to help Kentucky get healthier. That’s what keeps us going strong, year after year.

 

 

 WORK-LIFE AND WELL-BEING

You’re at your best when your workplace makes your well-being a priority. That’s why we make well-being expertise available and make dedicated, ongoing efforts to help everyone thrive here.

 

Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Georgetown, KY, USA
The Certified Athletic Trainer Assistant will assist the Athletic Trainer at assigned middle and high schools. The job duties will include, but are not limited to: Providing primary injury assessment and rehabilitation to participants at assigned middle and high schools. Athletic training game and practice coverage at assigned schools. Close communication with physicians, coaches, parents and other medical professionals. Must submit a case study every year to the NATA. The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World...
Therapy
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
UK Healthcare is growing once again! We are expanding our Interventional Radiology services, and are hiring for new Radiology Technicians. This position will provide staffing coverage for image-guided procedures and to assist the physician in expediting needed care. They will also assist in QA reviews to maintain professional standards for themselves and any technologists that they are called upon to assist. The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Medical Imaging
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The Senior Social Worker provides medical social services to patients and families in cases where specific problems related to environmental and/or psychological aspects influence the effective inpatient or outpatient; works in tandem with the RN Case Manager to formulate and implement the patient’s discharge plan and assigned medical services. Provides psychosocial assessments for all consulted/referred patients and in situations of abuse and neglect of all age groups; provides follow-up as needed. This position has been identified as supporting UK HealthCare, which receives funding from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Therefore, all individuals hired into this position must comply with the federal CMS mandate issued in March of 2022. This mandate requires all new hires to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. Start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving...
Counseling Therapy
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The Patient Relations Assistant is a first-line customer service representative for the Comprehensive Breast Care Center. This position will be responsible for respectfully acknowledging, greeting patients, and answering phones according to established guidelines. Other duties include: proactively identifying opportunities to provide a positive patient experience by anticipating patients’ needs (eg. provide directions/way finding), monitoring wait times for individual patients, communicating appropriate techniques such as “blameless apology” to manage patient wait time expectations. In addition, this position will be responsible for resolving patient complaints in an empathetic and timely manner, collaborating with teammates and leadership to prevent and resolve service failure process problems, and ensuring proficient patient registration. The Patient Relations Assistant also uses electronic tools to ensure patient insurance eligibility, and recognizes and provides initial...
Assistant & Support
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
This position is responsible for coordination of patient services which includes, but not limited to, gathering medical records, scanning, making referrals to other healthcare facilities, coordinating and scheduling multiple appointments, and answering phone calls. The person in this position will need to be adept in working within a multidisciplinary team and have strong interpersonal communication skills. Medical terminology knowledge/experience preferred. Customer service experience in healthcare preferred. This position has been identified as supporting UK HealthCare, which receives funding from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Therefore, all individuals hired into this position must comply with the federal CMS mandate issued in March of 2022. This mandate requires all new hires to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. Start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after...
Assistant & Support
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
This position will serve as the Registered Nurse -with work Rotating between Labor & Delivery, Mother Baby Unit, and Antepartum Unit. The staff in the Birthing Center collaborate to provide families with a patient-centered birth experience. UK Chandler Hospital Birthing Center staff provide care to patients with conditions that include laboring with eminent delivery, scheduled induction, scheduled or emergency cesarean section, or patients in need of high-risk ante-partum or post-partum care. *The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
UK HealthCare is looking for an Athletic Trainer to Provide primary injury assessment, treatment and rehabilitation to participants at assigned contracted schools/teams. Specifically the women’s professional team for The Lexington Sporting Club. Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team including communication with physicians, coaches, parents and other medical professionals. Work alongside head Athletic Trainer to assign and manage event coverage. Travel is required. Assist, create and distribute educational material for the LSC community. Must submit an annual case report.   Game and event coverage will be required as needed to support the health of LSC Athletes, and travel to those events is required.  As an Athletic Trainer with UK Healthcare, you’ll have the opportunity to work with a diverse and world-renowned staff of board-certified orthopedic surgeons, specialists, and other leading industry experts!  The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being...
Therapy
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare KY, USA
The MRI Technologist shall be responsible for performing Magnetic Resonance Imaging procedures in accordance with standards and practice set forth by the ACR, ARRT and Department Policies and Procedures. The MRI Technologist demonstrates a knowledge of the human structure and functions, patient care, positioning, principles of electromagnetic and computer sciences, magnetic protection and specialized techniques. Apply appropriate patient care and recognize patient conditions essential for successful completion of the procedure. Must be graduate of an accredited program and be registered in good standing with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. MRI registry with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists within one year of the hired date. Must be CPR certified. The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19...
Medical Imaging Technologist
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The Ophthalmic Technician positions are front-line staff in the Department of Ophthalmology, interacting with patients, physicians and other staff. We expect the person in this position to treat all persons with respect and dignity in a courteous manner, anticipating and fulfilling others’ needs while respecting their privacy. We expect our staff to provide and align their care of patients in support of our goal to be a preferred patient care provider. The Ophthalmic Technician will perform patient intake, initiating documentation of the patient’s chief complains, medical history/review of systems, medication reconciliation, provide support for any in-clinic procedures, and provide patient education for surgeries, medications, testing and treatment. This position will perform all standard preliminary vision testing and demonstrate proficiency in basic/specialized ophthalmic pretesting, demonstrating knowledge of subspecialties and what testing is needed for each patient. It is...
Technician
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
This position will serve as the Nurse Clinical (Registered Nurse) in the Lab at UK Chandler Hospital and provide comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic procedural care for adult patients with coronary artery disease, pulmonary hypertension, valvular heart disease, atrial septal defects and peripheral vascular disease. The Catheterization Laboratory unit provides a minimally invasive choice for patients when treatment is necessary. As a part of this, the RN serves as an important component of the cardiac care team. This team is responsible for providing quality patient care and intense monitoring during the catheterization procedure. The EP Laboratory provides a minimally invasive choice for patients when treatment is necessary. As a part of this, the RN serves as an important component of the cardiac care team. This team is responsible for providing quality patient care and intense monitoring during procedures. The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
Registered Nurses on the 9th and 10th floor Pavilion A PULMONARY MEDICINE ICUs at UK Chandler Hospital provide care to critically ill patients. Patient conditions include sepsis, CHF, GI bleed, COPD, drug overdose, respiratory failure, renal failure, hepatic failure, and multi system organ failure among others. PAV A PULMONARY MICU provides cardiac monitoring, hemodynamic monitoring, mechanical ventilation, CRRT, titration of vasoactive drips, fluid resuscitation, etc. As a part of this unit, the RN serves as an important component of the pulmonary medicine team. The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Part-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
Internal Employees Being Considered Registered Nurses on the 9th and 10th floor Pavilion A PULMONARY MEDICINE ICUs at UK Chandler Hospital provide care to critically ill patients. Patient conditions include sepsis, CHF, GI bleed, COPD, drug overdose, respiratory failure, renal failure, hepatic failure, and multi system organ failure among others. PAV A PULMONARY MICU provides cardiac monitoring, hemodynamic monitoring, mechanical ventilation, CRRT, titration of vasoactive drips, fluid resuscitation, etc. As a part of this unit, the RN serves as an important component of the pulmonary medicine team. The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Part-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The position of the ECMO specialist is necessary for the safe, effective and efficient care of the patient on ECMO.
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
Assist pharmacist(s) in obtaining prior to admission medication histories; assess patient risk factors for adherence to prescribed regimens; review/enter patient allergies and triage medication-related problems identified via communication with pharmacists, other providers, or patients. Assist in the training of staff and development of procedures. Work with the prior authorization and patient assistance teams to asses medication coverage. Use of multiple computer devices and programs for adequate documentation are required. IEBC (Internal Employee Being Considered) The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full...
Pharmacy Technician
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The Medical Lab Technician/UKHC will be responsible for assisting in the pre-analytical support for a fast-paced academic medical center. The Laboratory provides services to all aspects of the Level I trauma center and throughout the healthcare enterprise, including solid organ and bone marrow transplant, KY Children’s Hospital, and Markey Cancer Center. This position is in the Central Processing/Receiving department within the Clinical Laboratory and the Processing/ Receiving Department with the Emergency Department Laboratory. The MLT will provide general laboratory receipt, processing, and throughput of patient specimens while adhering to HIPAA requirements. The MLT will also provide support to all other clinical laboratories within the Enterprise, as well as customer service for all internal and external customers. This is a team-oriented environment and a successful candidate will be able to problem-solve, troubleshoot, and multi-task. This CAP Accredited Laboratory at the...
Technician
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
Pediatric Specialty Clinic seeks an individual to provide front desk registration in the outpatient clinic setting. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to: greeting patients, registration, insurance verification, medical record preparation, scheduling appointments, procuring new patient records, communicating information with patients via phone and in person, and answering the phone. This position supports the efficient patient care and clinic initiatives for improving patient attendance and keeping attendance records. The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon...
Assistant & Support
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) works in the Department of Surgery. Duties include but are not limited to: preparing patient for visit; obtaining vital signs, past medical and surgical history, current medications and allergies, chart documentation via electronic medical record, telephone triage with protocol, order entry via protocol or provider verbal order. Retrieving and communication of test results. Medication administration within scope of practice. Assist and/or chaperone procedures. Performs wound care and reinforcement of patient education. Observes and reports adverse reactions and initiate interventions. Prescription refills per provider order or protocol, obtains medication prior authorizations as required. The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The Internal Medicine- Specialty Care Clinic seeks an individual to provide front desk registration in the outpatient clinic. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to: greet patients, registration, insurance verification, cash handling, medical record preparation, schedule appointments, procure new patient records, communicate information with patients via the telephone and in person, and answer the telephone. This position supports efficient patient care and clinic initiatives for improving patient attendance and keeping attendance records. The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19...
Assistant & Support
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
Registered Nurses on the Neuroscience Progressive care unit at UK Chandler Hospital provide progressive neurological and neurosurgical care for adult patients ranging from 15 years of age and older. Patient conditions include ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke, isolated head trauma, spinal cord injury, spine surgery and other diseases of the brain and spinal cord. The RN serves as an important component of the acute care team; responsible for close monitoring and treatment of patient complications related to their neurological injury. *The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Feb 06, 2023
UK HealthCare Louisville, KY, USA
This position will be embedded in Louisville Metro Public Health and Wellness and will work in Jefferson County and the surrounding counties and will serve as an EIS Peer Health Educator. This position will provide targeted HIV and Hepatitis C testing and counseling to persons presenting for services at the harm reduction programs to help the unaware learn of their status. This position will requiring driving throughout a defined service area to provide harm reduction and outreach services. This position will refer persons found to be positive for HIV or Hepatitis C to medical care and treatment services at key points of entry for Outpatient/Ambulatory Health Services, Medical Case Management, Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services.This position will provide interventions and educational information to persons at high-risk for contracting or transmitting HIV on how to reduce the risk of HIV transmission and will work with individuals to assess individual risk needs and...
Employment Type:
Full-Time