*** Flexible schedule, may work (4) 10 hour shifts or 5 (8) hour shifts, M-F. ***
Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN).
2 years of experience in a related field of specialty.
Critical care experience.
Unrestricted RN license from the State of Colorado Board of Nursing or compact privileges under the multi-state Nurse Licensure Compact agreement.
Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider.
Transplant coordination experience helpful. Clinical care of organ transplant recipients.
The transplant coordinator is involved in general program and patient activities. This nurse establishes and promotes a liaison relationship between the transplant team members and the patient's families. She/he provides program information, patient follow-up plans, and is available for educational programming with the referring facilities and physicians. As a liaison to governmental and other regulatory agencies as required (Medicare, Medicaid, UNOS, ESRD, NMDP, FACT, FDA, CIBMTR, COMIRB, etc.), the transplant surgery, and follow-up status. The transplant coordinator also may serve in an on-call capacity for the transplant program.
Knowledge of clinical issues pertinent to solid organ transplantation.
Ability to establish priorities appropriately, set goals, and work independently.
Ability to maintain effective working relationships with patients, families, and ALL members of the interdisciplinary health care team.
Ability to coordinate transplant team activities with patients, families, organ donor networks regulatory agencies, and support groups, transplant networks and agencies.
Ability to analyze, develop, and implement an appropriate and logical plan from available data.
Coordinates the care of the transplant patients through collaboration with the transplant attending surgeons, surgical residents, attending medical staff, transplant nurse educator, nurse practitioners/physician assistants, and nursing staff on the SICU, transplant unit, and transplant clinics. As well as coordinates plan of care with the financial coordinator.
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With award-winning hospitals and facilities serving the entire Front Range, University of Colorado Health is the state’s largest and most innovative health system. By integrating the strengths of academic medicine with the finest community health care, we’re able to push the boundaries of medicine and offer our employees endless career opportunities. Here, there are no limits, except those you pla...ce on yourself. Everyone is united by their passion for discovery and their commitment to improving patients’ lives.