The NE will serve a key role in Schwartz Rounds at all sites within the UK clinical enterprise, working with the manager of Schwartz Rounds, and will play a key role in the KY Healthcare Ethics Consortium (KYHEC). Finally, the NE will participate in scholarly activities such as teaching in the BSN residency program, and participate in other nursing ethics education, serve on relevant committees and professional governance councils.
Excellent writing and communication skills; autonomy; self-initiative; team player
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Masters degree in field related to nursing ethics, clinical ethics, medical humanities, or bioethics related disciplines
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.
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Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.