Transplant Clinical Coordinator - Kidney Transplant - Orlando
Florida Hospital - Orlando, FL

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Job Number:
146078

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Nursing

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Nursing-Other

Description

Florida Hospital Orlando seeks to hire a Kidney Transplant Clinical Coordinator who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.

Florida Hospital Orlando Facility Profile:
Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,107-bed Florida Hospital Orlando, serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. Florida Hospital Orlando houses one of the largest

Emergency Departments

and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year.

Department Profile:
Florida Hospital Transplant Institute (FHTI) is located on the Orlando campus in the new Medical Office Building on the corner of Orange Avenue and Rollins Street. All of the advanced care services, transplant programs, team members, and outpatient services are located here. FHTI provides our patients with exceptional, compassionate, and personalized care through all phases of organ disease and transplantation. Our care services include kidney, pancreas, liver, heart, and lung transplant; advanced Hepatology and heart failure; mechanical circulatory assist devices and hepatobiliary surgery. Care services are offered to achieve optimum patient satisfaction and outcomes through research, evidence based practice, and whole person care delivered by an experienced multidisciplinary team consisting of physicians, surgeons, transplant coordinators, nurses, financial counselors, pharmacists, dietitians, and social workers.

Work Hours/Shifts:
Days

Monday – Friday

8:00 am – 4:30pm

Job Summary:
As a Kidney

Transplant Clinical Coordinator

, you will make providing service your priority while caring for the whole person in a faith-based atmosphere.

Under general direction the Transplant Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the movement of patients through all phases of the transplantation process. Primary responsibilities include patient education, pre and post transplant; coordinating the recipient evaluations; following the post-transplant patients in the hospital and the clinic. Responsible for conducting professional as well as public education presentations on the subject of transplantation, and to maintain good relationships with physicians in our service area in order to promote increased patient referrals. Actively participate in outstanding customer service and accept responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

Knowledge Skills, Education & Experience Required:
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Ability to work independently in a stressful environment

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Decision making aptitude and problem solving skills

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Must be diplomatic in dealing with different levels of personnel

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Clear concise communication skills both oral and written

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Manage time effectively and work independently

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Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task

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Basic computer skills

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CPR

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Bilingual (preferred)

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Must be skilled in providing care for pediatric, adult, and geriatric patient

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Graduate of school of Registered Nursing

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Bachelor Degree in health related field (preferred)

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Teaching and/or precepting experience (preferred)

Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
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Current Florida license for Registered Nurse

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Clinical Coordinator Transplant Certification by the American Board of Transplant Certification (ABTC) within 24 months of employment

Job Responsibilities:
Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital’s core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship, and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program.

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Gathers pertinent patient data from available sources for chart and entry into database

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Reviews and evaluates information pertinent to: Deceased donor acceptance and transplant recipient selection.

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Responsible for education and preparing the transplant candidate

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Responsible for follow up care of all recipients during hospitalization and post clinic

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Responsible for staffing and operations of post transplant clinic i.e.; patient assessment, retrieval of laboratory results, patient education and problem solving

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Assume call during the week and 24 hour call on weekends when scheduled

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Provide educational activities for professionals and public on all aspects of:

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Participate, educate and round on inpatient transplant recipients.

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Maintains and reports all necessary data on transplant patients in compliance with state and Federal regulations

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Demonstrates interpersonal skills on the professional and personal level as an effective cooperative team member.

Call to Action

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the

Kidney Transplant Clinical Coordinator

opportunity with Florida Hospital Orlando and apply online today

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Position Location

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Orlando

Job

:

Nursing

Organization

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Florida Hospital

Primary Location

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US-FL-Orlando

Schedule

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Full-time

Shift

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Day

Job Level

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Staff / Associate

Education Level

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Associate's Degree

Travel

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No

Job Posting

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Jul 11, 2013, 2:05:18 PM

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