Organ Placement Coordinator (RN)
Company: Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant
Location: San Antonio
Posted on: November 22, 2021
SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
Methodist Hospital - Specialty and Transplant
RN Organ Plancement Coordinator
Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you
enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment?
Jump-start your career in our Renal Transplant Clinic department.
Submit your application today!
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including
competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth
opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do
excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical,
dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement,
employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and
student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this
As a RN Organ Placement Coordinator you are responsible for
assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the nursing care
for patients suffering from chronic and end stage organ disease and
potential transplant patients and live donors. You will coordinate
care delivered by other members of the transplant team to affect
positive outcomes for the patient.
What you will do in this role:
You will assure the performance of necessary studies to determine a
patient 's candidacy.
You will assume lead in directing responsibility of all patient and
family education; you will act as the resource person regarding
transplantation for all staff nurses.
You will assist in the evaluation and selection of potential
recipients and living donors.
You will maintain appropriate monitoring of patients ' status
throughout work-up and while on the deceased donor organ transplant
You will coordinate comprehensive care with other team members and
monitors live donor post donation for clinical/social/emotional
issues and routine follow up visits; You will prepare patients for
discharge and outpatient follow-up.
You will communicate all patient post donations issues and concerns
to other transplant team members and maintains communication with
patients ' referring physicians.
What Qualifications You Will Need:
You must be a graduate of a nursing program: diploma, associate
degree, or baccalaureate program.
You have have at least 1 year RN experience and must meet ALL
requirements of a RN
You must have a valid and current Texas License - Registered
Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant has been nationally
recognized for its record setting kidney, liver and pancreas
transplant programs. It is home to the Texas Transplant Institute
and is the largest living donor kidney transplant program in the
US. According to the United Network of Organ Sharing database, the
center reached a major milestone in 2019 by performing 231 living
donor kidney transplants in a single year setting a new national
record - that 's 65 more transplants than the second center on the
In addition to transplant care, Methodist Hospital Specialty and
Transplant is a full service hospital with over 260 beds that
provides specialized services for liver cancer care, hepatobiliary
surgery, emergency care, weight loss surgery, urology surgery,
vascular surgery, inpatient rehabilitation, colorectal surgery and
behavioral health care. Our surgical expertise extends to robotics,
with four da Vinci surgical robots in use. It has been recognized
as a Center of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Excellence from the
American Society for Bariatric Surgery since 2008. Our Sexual
Assault Response Team provides a compassionate environment for
sexual assault survivors ages 13+, serving as a model for hospitals
and agencies all over the world. Specialty and Transplant prides
itself on providing the highest quality of patient care possible as
proven by their five consecutive Grade A scores from the Leapfrog
's Hospital Safety Grade survey. For more information, please visit
our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital
Specialty and Transplant under Locations.
Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively
reviewing applications. Qualified candidates will be promptly
contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your
application today and help us raise the bar in patient care!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
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