University of Kentucky

Date: Nov 25, 2022
City: Lexington, KY
Salary: $43,680 - $71,323 / year
Contract type: Full time
University of Kentucky
Posting Details

Job Title


Requisition Number


Working Title

Medical Case Management Associate

Department Name

MG315: Internal Medicine

Work Location

Lexington, KY

Grade Level


Salary Range


Type of Position


Position Time Status


Required Education


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Required Related Experience

5 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification

Certified or eligible for certification, attaining within 24 months

Physical Requirements

Sitting, standing and/or walking for extended periods of time


Monday – Friday, Day Shift; 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Some evenings and off-site work when applicable

Job Summary

The Division of Infectious Diseases is searching for a Navigator to join the Bluegrass Care Clinic and Ryan White Programs

The Navigator position will provide support to patients and their family members to navigate appointments, services, resources, and schedules related to the care provided within the division of of Infectious Diseases

This position will work with patients and caregivers to facilitate communication between our physicians, clinic staff, and care providers in the continuum of care to identify strategies and resolve barriers to healthcare. The patient navigator will address and resolve concerns and issues so that treatment plans are most effective

Ultimately, the Navigator works to promote a comprehensive positive healthcare experience to patients, their families, referring providers, and UKHC Healthcare staff!

The Navigator will also serve as support staff to the Ryan White medical case management team and assist case managers to address walk-in client needs, enrollment, and day-to-day case management, allowing the medical case management team to focus on intensive case management, follow up, and scheduled appointments. Navigator Certification is required within two years of hire date

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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

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Use of electronic medical record, good problem solving skills. Excellent communication and customer service skills. Knowledge of and experience working with community based resources providing services to the identified patient population

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?


Preferred Education/Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Social Services, Health Education or Human Development Navigator Certification preferred

Deadline to Apply


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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