Organ Placement Coordinator (RN)
Company: Methodist Specialty & Transplant Hospital
Location: San Antonio
Posted on: January 16, 2022
DescriptionSHIFT: 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.
QualificationsWhat 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
NurseMethodist 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 list.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
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