The Transplant Coordinator is responsible for coordination of the evaluation and preparation of candidates for organ transplantation and living donation. They are also responsible for long term management of patients after transplant or donation. The Coordinator is responsible for coordinating care across multiple areas - transplant office, outpatient clinic, the inpatient nursing unit and the community - in order to provide continuity of care across settings.
On Call Responsibility - The Transplant Coordinator takes call in collaboration with the Transplant physicians
CCTC certification encouraged after 2 years employment
Provides advanced professional nursing care to patients in varying states of health and illness through assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of the patient's health needs. The Ambulatory RN II provides direct care to patients and families, as well as teaching and preparation for continuing care. Organizational Standards of Patient Care and Nursing Practice guide the delivery of nursing services by this individual. The position demonstrates dedication to professional growth and development and to the continuous improvement of patient care.
State of Vermont Registered Nurse (RN) license required. The University of Vermont Medical Center is moving toward an all Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) workforce. All external candidates hired into, or current employees promoted to, a RN position will be required to obtain their BSN as outlined in the terms of their offer letter. Current internal RNs are strongly encouraged to pursue a BSN to support this initiative.
1 year experience in relevant clinical area.
Internal Number: R0017493
About University of Vermont Medical Center
Working at The University of Vermont Medical Center is a part of the UVM Health Network, a six-hospital and home health & hospice system with more than 1,000 physicians, and 2,000 nurses and other clinicians in Vermont and northern New York. The University of Vermont Medical Center is about providing the highest quality patient care. The needs of patients are our first priority; this is true regardless of where you work in the organization. At the UVM Medical Center, you will discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism and mutual respect - and a life-changing career.
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