Advanced Practice Provider/Research/UKHC at University of Kentucky

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Job Description:


University of Kentucky

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

Posting Details

Job Title

Advanced Practice Provider/Research/UKHC

Requisition Number

RE24569

Working Title

APP/Research

Department Name

7H361:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS - INFECTIO

Work Location

Hazard, KY

Grade Level

13

Salary Range

$71,323-115,086/year

Type of Position

Staff

Position Time Status

Full-Time

Required Education

MS

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

For Nurse Practitioner applicants, active Kentucky Advanced Practice Registered Nurse ( APRN ) license.
For Physician Assistant applicants, current National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants ( NCCPA ) certification and active Kentucky Physician Assistant (PA) license.
Employment is contingent upon the University's verification of credentials as required by state law and University policies.

Physical Requirements

On occasion, may lift objects up to 50 lbs

Shift

Monday - Friday 8am-5pm. Other days and hours as needed

Job Summary

The Infectious Diseases Division is searching for qualified applicants for an Advanced Practice Provider ( APP )/Research position to work specifically in Perry County, Kentucky. The APP /Research position will work in collaboration with a multidisciplinary health care team to meet project goals for treatment of hepatitis C. The APP will be responsible for assessing individuals for participation in a research study, evaluate physical health, collect clinical history and study related health data, conduct blood draws, and administer study medications.

The APP should have advanced medical knowledge and experience from an ambulatory setting. Prior experience with hepatitis C is a plus, but is not required as the APP will work closely with infectious diseases physician specialists.

In addition the APP should demonstrate sound clinical judgment, and professionalism as it relates to interpersonal and general communication skills, timely and compliant documentation, and takes responsibility for ongoing professional development and competency validation.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Technical and professional healthcare knowledge

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

No

Preferred Education/Experience

Prior experience with clinical research preferred.

Deadline to Apply

09/30/2020

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.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently licensed by the state of Kentucky as a Nurse Practitioner or eligible to obtain license within the next nine months, or are you currently certified as a Physician Assistant by the (NCCPA) National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants or eligible to obtain certification within the next nine months? (In order to be eligible, applicant must have graduated from an accredited program or be scheduled to graduate within six months of the application.)
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Please choose the answer that best describes your years of paid work experience in an outpatient clinical setting.
    • 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
  3. * Please select the answer that best describes your years of paid, full-time experience in clinical research.
    • 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
  4. * University of Kentucky HealthCare seeks to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent employees, to provide the best experience for every patient, every time. If selected for a position, do you agree to abide by the UK HealthCare Values of diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * 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)
  6. * 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


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

PI123733910


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