Transplant Coordinator

Location
Stony Brook, NY
Posted
Feb 28, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Description

Transplant Coordinator-1800255


Position Summary


At Stony Brook Medicine, a TH CTS Senior Transplant Specialist /Transplant Coordinator is a valuable member of our team, who provides clinical services to our patient population.

Qualified candidates will demonstrate superior patient care and possess outstanding communication skills while adhering to our high standard of excellence.

Duties may include the following but are not limited to:


  • Working with pre-transplant multi-disciplinary team to conduct new patient evaluations and re-evaluations of patients on annual basis.
  • Coordinates patient entry and introduction to the transplant program.
  • Coordinates pre-transplant education for patients and their caregivers
  • Works with the outreach coordinator to provide professional education for community nephrologists and dialysis center staff
  • Coordinates medical, surgical, financial, psychosocial, nutrition, and pharmaceutical evaluation and on-going care needs of pre transplant patients.
  • Participates in patient care planning and selection conference.
  • Lists patients for transplant in a timely manner to facilitate access to donated organs.
  • Helps to maintain the UNOS waiting list according to program policies and procedures, regulatory requirements, and national guidelines.
  • Remains knowledgeable of all listed patients' status to ensure patient safety and facilitate organ placement in collaboration with transplant physicians.
  • Works with multidisciplinary team on performance improvement projects
  • Attending meetings, national, regional, local and internal.

Qualifications

Required: NYS licensed RN, Knowledge of Office/EXCEL. Excellent communication skills.

Preferred: CCTC (Certified Clinical Transplant Coordinator). Experience with ESRD/kidney transplant.

Special Note: Stony Brook Medicine is a smoke free environment. Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises. All Hospital positions are subject to changes in pass days and shifts as necessary. This position may require the wearing of respiratory protection, which may prohibit the wearing of facial hair.

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation. Prior to start date, the selected candidate must meet the following requirements: Successfully complete pre-employment physical examination and obtain medical clearance from Stony Brook Medicine's Employee Health Services (The hiring department will be responsible for any fee incurred for examination), submit (3) written references, and provide a copy of any required New York State license(s)/certificate(s). Please be advised that failure to comply with any of the above requirements could result in a delayed start date and/or revocation of the employment offer.

The best ideas in medicine start with the best people. At Stony Brook Medicine, our highest calling is to put the power of ideas to work in our patients’ lives. Stony Brook Medicine integrates and elevates all of our health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. Stony Brook Medicine is Long Island’s premier academic medical center. With 603 beds, we serve as the region’s only tertiary care center and Level 1 Trauma Center, and are home to the Stony Brook Heart Institute, Stony Brook Cancer Center, Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, Stony Brook Neurosciences Institute, and Stony Brook Digestive Disorders Institute. We also encompass Suffolk County’s only Level 4 Regional Perinatal Center, state-designated AIDS Center, state-designated Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program, state-designated Burn Center, the Christopher Pendergast ALS Center of Excellence, and Kidney Transplant Center. It is home of the nation’s first Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Center.

Stony Brook University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. We are committed to the creation of a diverse and inclusive campus climate. We encourage protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, women and minorities to apply.


This function/position has been designated as “essential.” This means that when the Hospital is faced with an institutional emergency, employees in such positions may be required to remain at their work location or to report to work to protect, recover, and continue operations at Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook University Hospital and related facilities.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov.

IF YOU NEED A DISABILITY-RELATED ACCOMMODATION, PLEASE CALL THE UNIVERSITY HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 632-6161 OR THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 444-4700. IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TITLE II CRIME AWARENESS AND SECURITY ACT, A COPY OF OUR CRIME STATISTICS IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST BY CALLING (631) 632-6350. IT CAN ALSO BE VIEWED ON-LINE AT THE UNIVERSITY POLICE WEBSITE AT http://www.stonybrook.edu/police


Official Job Title: TH CTS Transplant Senior Specialist
Job Field: Allied Health
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Transplant-Stony Brook University Hospital
Schedule: Full-time Day Shift 8:30am to 5:00pmTransplant-Stony Brook University Hospital
Posting Start Date: Feb 27, 2018
Posting End Date: Mar 29, 2018, 10:59:00 PM
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Salary Grade: SL4

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