Pre-Transplant Organ Procurement Coordinator
Job ID: 96941
Area of Interest: Nursing
Location: Baltimore,MD US
Hours of Work: 8a-8a
Job Facility: University of Maryland Medical Center
Employment Type: Full Time
What You Will Do:
Pre-Transplant Coord – Kidney
Full-time – CALL
Transplant Department – UMMC
University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC) has achieved Magnet status in recognition of the hospital nursing excellence. UMMC is a teaching hospital with 757 beds based in Baltimore, Maryland, that provides the full range of health care. It has more than 35,000 inpatient admissions and 165,000 outpatient visits each year. The R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center (also known as Shock Trauma) is the world’s first center dedicated to saving lives of people with severe, life-threatening injuries sustained in motor vehicle collisions, violent crimes and other traumatic incidents. Our vision is to provide high value and compassionate care, improving health in Maryland and beyond, educating future health care leaders and discovering innovative ways to advance medicine worldwide.
Under general supervision, provides and coordinates the organ procurement care provided to patients in the pre-transplant phase of care. Serves as a fully effective and participative member of the multidisciplinary patient care services team. Demonstrates and models the full range of professional practice in the delivery of patient care which allows for assessment, evaluation, admission, management, disposition and discharge of the donated organs within established protocols. Is accountable to patients and families for the processes and outcomes of care during the organ procurement phase. The organ procurement coordinator reflects the mission, vision, and values of University of Maryland Medical Center, adheres to the organization’s code of ethics, accrediting regulatory bodies, and all relevant transplant policies, procedures, and guidelines.
Contact: Meena Williamson, Senior Recruiter, 443-615-1335 or Meena.Williamson@umm.edu
What You Need to Be Successful:
- Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Maryland, or eligible to practice due to Compact state agreements outlined through the MD Board of Nursing, is required.
- BSN preferred.
- Critical Care or Transplant experience is preferred.
- Must obtain NATCO certification within 2 years of hire, or within a timeframe determined by management. Must maintain certification once NATCO certified.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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All current and new team members, Medical Staff and partners, including contractors, volunteers and students, must be vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved medical or religious exemption.
We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW