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Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The Medical Assistant (MA) will be responsible for direct patient care and provides clinical support to providers. Duties include but not limited to the following: obtain patient medical history information, expedite patient flow, room patients, stocking clinic with supplies, navigate electronic health record system, schedule and follow-up with appointments and assist with medication fill requests, prior authorizations and schedule tests, procedures and consults. The MA will communicate with pharmacies, insurance companies, patients and physicians in a respectful manner and follow UK Healthcare behavioral expectations for service excellence. The starting pay for this position was recently adjusted. The minimum hourly rate for this position will now be $18.20/hour. All pay rates will be based on candidate’s experience.
Assistant & Support
Schedule:
Day Shift. Monday through Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm (40 hrs/wk)
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
RNs in the Behavioral Health unit provide care to psychiatric patients of all ages. Patient conditions include a wide range of acute psychiatric illnesses, including bipolar disorder, substance abuse, ADHD , psychotic disorders, mood disorders, PTSD , and depressive disorders. RN will provide coverage for Psychiatric Intake through the Emergency Department. The Behavioral Health unit provides therapeutic care in a safe, non-threatening environment with the highest expectations of customer satisfaction. As a part of this unit, the RN serves as an important component of the behavioral health team. This team is responsible for independently delivering comprehensive client care based on appropriate growth and development, developing and implementing plan of care, facilitating therapeutic groups and demonstrating effective therapeutic techniques. The primary responsibilities for this position consist of providing total, comprehensive, continuous and patient centered care which includes:...
Nursing
Schedule:
Must be able to work three, 12-hour shifts per week from 7am until 7:30pm; will also be required to work some weekend and holidays.
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The Nurse Navigator for the pediatric non-alcoholic fatty liver disease program will work with the patient, families and members of a multidisciplinary clinical care team to help navigate pediatric NAFLD patients & their families on their way to timely and quality care. The Navigator will assist in identifying & overcoming any barriers to care. This will include, but is not limited to, connecting patients and caregivers to resources and information to make informed decisions, providing education and emotional support, and coordinating team communications. The nurse in this position will support daily operations of Pediatric Fatty Liver Program. This clinic cares for children with obesity who have developed non-alcoholic fatty liver disease ( NAFLD ). The program was started in 2019 and is the first multidisciplinary clinic in the state of Kentucky set up with a goal to improve health outcomes in children with NAFLD . The program runs together with High BMI clinic. A...
Nursing
Schedule:
Monday – Friday, Day Shift; 8:00am – 5:00pm (40 hrs/wk)
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
Registered Nurses in the Medical Surgical unit on 5 Main at UK Good Samaritan Hospital provide care to adults with a variety of medical surgical needs. Patient conditions include diabetes, endocrine disorders, gastrointestinal disorders, wound care, and surgical cases (both pre and post operation). The primary responsibilities for this position consist of providing total, comprehensive, continuous and patient centered care which includes: assessing, documenting, planning, implementing, teaching, developing, and evaluating a comprehensive nursing plan of care; delivering direct patient care; ensuring patient satisfaction; training and delegating duties for Nursing Care Technicians (Nursing Assistant); and adhering to University policies and procedures as well as federal, state and local regulations. Furthermore, this environment supports collaborative efforts among the nursing staff and the team of physicians to increase communication and enhance expected patient outcomes. This...
Nursing
Schedule:
Must be able to work two 12-hour shifts per week from 7pm until 7:30am every Friday/Saturday and or Sunday; will also be required to work some holidays.
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
Registered Nurses in Dialysis units within the UK Healthcare Enterprise (UK Chandler Hospital and UK Good Samaritan Hospital) provide care to adult and pediatric acute care renal / medicine service patients. Patient conditions include chronic and/or acute medical disease processes such as liver failure, kidney failure, respiratory failure, and acute infections. This position will cover the dialysis units at both UK Chandler Hospital and UK Good Samaritan Hospital. The Dialysis unit provides comprehensive inpatient care for patients suffering from acute renal failure and other illnesses and infections. As a part of this unit, the RN serves as an important component of the acute care team. This team is responsible for diagnosis and Dialysis treatment of acute renal failure patients. The primary responsibilities for this position consist of providing total, comprehensive, continuous and patient centered care which includes: assessing, documenting, planning, implementing, teaching,...
Nursing
Schedule:
Must be able to work three, 12-hour day (7a-730p ) shifts, 36
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
Registered Nurses in Dialysis units within the UK Healthcare Enterprise (UK Chandler Hospital and UK Good Samaritan Hospital) provide care to adult and pediatric acute care renal / medicine service patients. Patient conditions include chronic and/or acute medical disease processes such as liver failure, kidney failure, respiratory failure, and acute infections. This position will cover the dialysis units at both UK Chandler Hospital and UK Good Samaritan Hospital. The Dialysis unit provides comprehensive inpatient care for patients suffering from acute renal failure and other illnesses and infections. As a part of this unit, the RN serves as an important component of the acute care team. This team is responsible for diagnosis and Dialysis treatment of acute renal failure patients. The primary responsibilities for this position consist of providing total, comprehensive, continuous and patient centered care which includes: assessing, documenting, planning, implementing, teaching,...
Nursing
Schedule:
Must be able to work three, 12-hour day (7a-730p ) shifts, 36
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
Registered Nurses in Dialysis units within the UK Healthcare Enterprise (UK Chandler Hospital and UK Good Samaritan Hospital) provide care to adult and pediatric acute care renal / medicine service patients. Patient conditions include chronic and/or acute medical disease processes such as liver failure, kidney failure, respiratory failure, and acute infections. This position will cover the dialysis units at both UK Chandler Hospital and UK Good Samaritan Hospital. The Dialysis unit provides comprehensive inpatient care for patients suffering from acute renal failure and other illnesses and infections. As a part of this unit, the RN serves as an important component of the acute care team. This team is responsible for diagnosis and Dialysis treatment of acute renal failure patients. The primary responsibilities for this position consist of providing total, comprehensive, continuous and patient centered care which includes: assessing, documenting, planning, implementing, teaching,...
Nursing
Schedule:
Must be able to work three, 12-hour day (7a-730p ) shifts, 36
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
Registered Nurses in Dialysis units within the UK Healthcare Enterprise (UK Chandler Hospital and UK Good Samaritan Hospital) provide care to adult and pediatric acute care renal / medicine service patients. Patient conditions include chronic and/or acute medical disease processes such as liver failure, kidney failure, respiratory failure, and acute infections. This position will cover the dialysis units at both UK Chandler Hospital and UK Good Samaritan Hospital. The Dialysis unit provides comprehensive inpatient care for patients suffering from acute renal failure and other illnesses and infections. As a part of this unit, the RN serves as an important component of the acute care team. This team is responsible for diagnosis and Dialysis treatment of acute renal failure patients. The primary responsibilities for this position consist of providing total, comprehensive, continuous and patient centered care which includes: assessing, documenting, planning, implementing, teaching,...
Nursing
Schedule:
Must be able to work three, 12-hour day (7a-730p ) shifts, 36
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The Department of Otolaryngology seeks an individual to be part of our team of seven audiologists to provide exceptional patient care. This is an outstanding opportunity to work with a multi-specialty team of audiologists and physicians. The ideal candidate should have strong clinical background and would provide all aspects of audiology including diagnostics (comprehensive audiological evaluation, VNG and electrophysiology) in both pediatric and adult populations as well as hearing aid dispensing. Some travel to partnered clinics is required.
Physician & Surgeon
Schedule:
Monday – Friday, Day Shift; 7:30-6:00pm (40 hrs/wk), 4x 10-hour shifts
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
Registered Nurses on 4 East Med-Surg Telemetry Unit at UK Good Samaritan Hospital provide for medical surgical patients and adults requiring continuous cardiac monitoring. Patient conditions include a wide range of medical conditions and recovery from surgical procedures which may or may not require telemetry monitoring. The primary responsibilities for this position consist of providing total, comprehensive, continuous and patient centered care which includes: assessing, documenting, planning, implementing, teaching, developing, and evaluating a comprehensive nursing plan of care; delivering direct patient care; ensuring patient satisfaction; training and delegating duties for Nursing Care Technicians (Nursing Assistant); and adhering to University policies and procedures as well as federal, state and local regulations. Furthermore, this environment supports collaborative efforts among the nursing staff and the team of physicians to increase communication and enhance expected...
Nursing
Schedule:
Must be able to work two, 12-hour shifts per week every weekend, every Friday and Saturday from 7am until 7:30pm; will also be required to work some holidays. Part of the premium weekend plan.
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
Registered Nurses in the Intensive Care Unit ( ICU ) at UKHC Samaritan Hospital provide comprehensive care for adult and geriatric patients requiring critical care. Patient conditions include various circumstances requiring intensive monitoring such as complications from surgery, accidents, infections, and severe breathing problems. The Intensive Care Unit provides close, constant treatment by a team of specially trained health professionals. As a part of this unit, the RN serves as an important component of the critical care team. The primary responsibilities for this position consist of providing total, comprehensive, continuous and patient centered care which includes: assessing, documenting, planning, implementing, teaching, developing, and evaluating a comprehensive nursing plan of care; delivering direct patient care; ensuring patient satisfaction; training and delegating duties for Nursing Care Technicians (Nursing Assistant); and adhering to University policies and...
Nursing
Schedule:
Must be able to work three, 12-hour shifts per week from 7pm until 7:30am; will also be required to work some weekend and holidays.
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The primary responsibilities for this position consist of providing total, comprehensive, continuous and patient centered care which includes: assessing, documenting, planning, implementing, teaching, developing, and evaluating a comprehensive nursing plan of care; delivering direct patient care; ensuring patient satisfaction; training and delegating duties for Nursing Care Technicians (Nursing Assistant); and adhering to University policies and procedures as well as federal, state and local regulations. Furthermore, this environment supports collaborative efforts among the nursing staff and the team of physicians to increase communication and enhance expected patient outcomes. This includes utilization of the nursing process in conjunction with a comprehensive patient-centered plan of care, ensuring patient satisfaction.
Nursing
Schedule:
Must be able to work 4, 10-hour shifts per week; will also be required to work some weekends and holidays.
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
This position is located off-campus in Lexington, KY at UKHC Turfland Dermatology Clinic. The Medical Assistant (MA) will be responsible for direct patient care and provides clinical support to providers. Duties include but not limited to the following: obtain patient medical history information, expedite patient flow, room patients, stocking clinic with supplies, navigate electronic health record system, schedule and follow-up with appointments and assist with medication fill requests, prior authorizations and schedule tests, procedures and consults. The MA will communicate with pharmacies, insurance companies, patients and physicians in a respectful manner and follow UK Healthcare behavioral expectations for service excellence. The starting pay for this position was recently adjusted. The minimum hourly rate for this position will now be $18.20/hour. All pay rates will be based on candidate’s experience.
Assistant & Support
Schedule:
Monday – Friday, Day Shift; 8:00 am – 5:00 pm (40 hrs/wk)
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The APP functioning within the Otolaryngology service line works in collaboration with, and is an integral member of, a multidisciplinary health care team. The APP functions primarily in the clinic managing the needs of the identified population and may also work closely with the outpatient testing groups. The APP is generally on a service aligned team and manages the care of the outpatient with the team. In some instances the APP may have responsibilities for this same patient population in the consultative inpatient setting, operating room or serves a resource for the inpatient care team. The APP has a strong foundation in evidenced based practice and education and has a responsibility for ensuring an environment of safe quality care. The APP demonstrates an advanced level of medical and nursing knowledge, clinical and technical competency, sound clinical judgment, professionalism as it relates to interpersonal and general communication skills, timely and compliant documentation,...
Schedule:
Monday – Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm, nights and weekends as needed.
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The Nurse Clinical Ambulatory provides disease specific patient care to a group of patients who have serious acute and/or chronic health events or who are seeking healthcare to maintain their state of wellness. Responsibilities of the position include, but not limited to skilled assessments, care plans and care plan implementation, patient education and clinical evaluation or interventions. This position requires working with medical professionals who are working under time and efficiency constraints in a busy ambulatory care setting with a patient centered care focus on quality, safety, and service. A working knowledge of enterprise, nursing, departmental policies, protocols, and procedures is needed to be successful.
Nursing
Schedule:
Monday – Friday, Day Shift; 8:00am – 5:00pm (40 hrs/wk).
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The Medical Assistant (MA) will be responsible for direct patient care and provides clinical support to providers. Duties include but not limited to the following: obtain patient medical history information, expedite patient flow, room patients, stocking clinic with supplies, navigate electronic health record system, schedule and follow-up with appointments and assist with medication fill requests, prior authorizations and schedule tests, procedures and consults. The MA will communicate with pharmacies, insurance companies, patients and physicians in a respectful manner and follow UK Healthcare behavioral expectations for service excellence. The starting pay for this position was recently adjusted. The minimum hourly rate for this position will now be $18.20/hour. All pay rates will be based on candidate’s experience.
Assistant & Support
Schedule:
Day shift. Monday through Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm (40 hrs/wk)
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The primary responsibilities for this position consist of providing total, comprehensive, continuous and patient centered care which includes: assessing, documenting, planning, implementing, teaching, developing, and evaluating a comprehensive nursing plan of care; delivering direct patient care; ensuring patient satisfaction; training and delegating duties for Nursing Care Technicians (Nursing Assistant); and adhering to University policies and procedures as well as federal, state and local regulations. Furthermore, this environment supports collaborative efforts among the nursing staff and the team of physicians to increase communication and enhance expected patient outcomes. This includes utilization of the nursing process in conjunction with a comprehensive patient-centered plan of care, ensuring patient satisfaction.
Nursing
Schedule:
10AM to 8:30P – Must be able to work 40 hours per week; will also be required to work some weekend and holidays.
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The Cardiovascular ICU Advanced Practice Provider functions within the adult ICU areas and is an integral member of a multidisciplinary health care team. The CVICU APP functions primarily managing critically ill adults and serves as a resource throughout UKHC for intensive care interventions. The APP is generally on a service aligned team and manages the day to day patient care from ICU to step down to discharge. In some instances, the APP may have responsibilities for this same patient population as they return for follow up in the outpatient setting. The APP also may play a role in the admissions process including ICU triage. The APP has a strong foundation in evidenced based practice and education and has a responsibility for ensuring an environment of safe quality care. The APP demonstrates an advanced level of medical and nursing knowledge, clinical and technical competency, sound clinical judgment, professionalism as it relates to interpersonal and general communication...
Schedule:
Nights
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
Registered Nurses on 4 East Med-Surg Telemetry Unit at UK Good Samaritan Hospital provide for medical surgical patients and adults requiring continuous cardiac monitoring. Patient conditions include a wide range of medical conditions and recovery from surgical procedures which may or may not require telemetry monitoring. The primary responsibilities for this position consist of providing total, comprehensive, continuous and patient centered care which includes: assessing, documenting, planning, implementing, teaching, developing, and evaluating a comprehensive nursing plan of care; delivering direct patient care; ensuring patient satisfaction; training and delegating duties for Nursing Care Technicians (Nursing Assistant); and adhering to University policies and procedures as well as federal, state and local regulations. Furthermore, this environment supports collaborative efforts among the nursing staff and the team of physicians to increase communication and enhance expected...
Nursing
Schedule:
Must be able to work two, 12-hour shifts per week every weekend, either Friday/ Saturday and or Sunday from 7pm until 7:30am; will also be required to work some holidays. Part of the premium weekend plan.
Employment Type:
Full-Time
Mar 02, 2024
UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
Registered Nurses in the 4-West Telemetry Unit at UK Good Samaritan Hospital provide intermediate care for medical surgical patients and adults requiring cardiac monitoring. The primary responsibilities for this position consist of providing total, comprehensive, continuous and patient centered care which includes: assessing, documenting, planning, implementing, teaching, developing, and evaluating a comprehensive nursing plan of care; delivering direct patient care; ensuring patient satisfaction; training and delegating duties for Nursing Care Technicians (Nursing Assistant); and adhering to University policies and procedures as well as federal, state and local regulations. Furthermore, this environment supports collaborative efforts among the nursing staff and the team of physicians to increase communication and enhance expected patient outcomes. This includes utilization of the nursing process in conjunction with a comprehensive patient-centered plan of care, ensuring patient...
Nursing
Schedule:
Must be able to work three, 12-hour shifts per week from 7pm until 7:30am; will also be required to work some weekend and holidays.
Employment Type:
Full-Time