Department Name: 7H363:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS - PULMONAR
The UKHealthCare Sleep Disorder Center is looking to add a key member to its multidisciplinary team.
The Advanced Practice Provider I (APP) will provide patient care and disease management for those suffering with sleep disorders including obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), insomnia and narcolepsy among other disorders.
The APP should have advanced medical knowledge and experience from an ambulatory setting.
Sleep Medicine experience is a plus, but is not required as the APP will work work closely with sleep certified physicians, clinical coordinators and respiratory therapy sleep technicians to provide evaluation, treatment, and care management for patients of the UKHealthCare Sleep Disorder Center .
Technical and professional knowledge, dependability, time management, effective communication and computer skills.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
No experience required.
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.
Prefer experience with sleep testing.
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.
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