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AdventHealth Careers for VeteransRN Transplant Coord Cert
Denver, CO

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

  • Sign On Bonus Eligible!

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind, and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day

Location: AdventHealth Porter

The role you'll contribute:

The RN Clinical Transplant Coordinator - Uncertified is a member of the multidisciplinary team that works together to provide individualized care to patients who are seeking and/or have received a solid organ transplant. This position assumes responsibility and accountability for comprehensive care, support, and education to transplant recipients, living donors, if applicable, and their families throughout all phases of the transplant process. Participates as a member of the transplant multidisciplinary team to identify and meet the physical and emotion needs of the patient, ensuring the coordination of the clinical aspects for the transplant recipient. Acts as a liaison between the kidney transplant program and dialysis facilities, as applicable. Utilizes the nursing process to promote and restore optimal health and well-being of the patient. Ensures continuity of care through effective communication and collaboration with the multidisciplinary team, referring providers, and other health care professionals as necessary. The RN coordinator can cross-cover for other coordinators, multi-task, prioritize, and triage accordingly. Possible travel required to outreach clinics in Colorado, Montana, and Wyoming. Assumes personal accountability for organizational mission and core values of AdventHealth.

The value you'll bring to the team:

  • Assess patient/family learning style and appropriately educates patients and families regarding all aspects of transplantation and documents understanding.

  • Collaborates with multidisciplinary team to develop and implement holistic, individualized plan of care.

  • Maintains thorough and confidential maintenance of patient charts and records.

  • Documents ongoing status, interventions, communications, patient response and outcomes in accurate, timely manner with EMR.

  • Evaluates outcomes of patient care and transplant process. Adjusts nursing care as necessary to ensure optimum patient care.

  • Coordinates all aspects of transplant process for the transplant patient which may include attending outreach clinics.

  • Facilitates the flow of communication and process regarding UNOS listing, organ placement, recipient admission to the physicians, organ procurement organization, UNOS, hospital staff, and transplant team.

  • Maintains high skill level and professional growth through ongoing education, meeting attendance.

  • Communicate with third-party payers regarding issues of medical necessity and benefits coverage for their client’s undergoing transplantation if necessary.

  • Provide direct care to transplant patients in the outpatient transplant clinic.

  • Provide for continuity of care between inpatient admissions and outpatient visits.

  • Collaborate with medical faculty, other transplant coordinators, operating room staff, nursing personnel and other health disciplines to facilitate meeting patient and family needs.

  • Provide telephone consultation and follow-up to support patients and their families. This requires the ability to recognize patient problems and symptoms, apply appropriate medical interventions and transplant protocols and interpreting these to community physicians and health professionals involved in the care of the transplant patients.

  • Participate in multidisciplinary meetings and rounds to provide optimal patient care.

  • Pursues certification as Transplant Coordinator.

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

Required:

  • Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in acute care or critical care nursing

  • Current Colorado Registered Nurse licensure

  • Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support Health Care Provider (BLS)

Preferred:

  • Bachelor of Science or master’s degree in the health sciences, nursing or other related field.

  • Previous RN Transplant coordinator

  • Clinical Coordinator Transplant Certification (CCTC) by the American Board of Transplant Certification (ABTC) or Certified Clinical Transplant Nurse (CCTN)

  • Advanced Circulatory Life Support (ACLS) through the American Heart Association

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and co

Category: Nursing

Organization: AdventHealth Porter

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Req ID: 23047638

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule: Full-time

    Pay Range: $41.50 - $67.97

  • Location: Denver, CO

  • Job ID: 23047638

  • Job Family: Nursing

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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