#100047 (RN) Registered Nurse- Transplant Coordinator
This is a UC San Diego Internal Recruitment open to UCSD and UCSD Health System Staff Only
Please note that this position is a part-time appointment
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 6/20/2019 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 6/25/2019. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.DESCRIPTION
UC San Diego Health is a Magnet designated organization, which is a prestigious recognition that applies to only 6% of all U.S. hospitals. Magnet is the “gold standard” for nursing excellence and is based on strengths in five key areas which include transformational leadership, structural empowerment, exemplary professional practice, new knowledge, innovation and improvements and empirical quality results. UC San Diego Health has held its Magnet status since 2011.
Under the supervision of the attending faculty physician and clinical nurse lead, the RN responsible for providing clinical assistance and support in treating and managing the post-transplant care of transplant patients Acts as key member of the multidisciplinary transplant teams. Solves complex clinical problems and communicates directly with the attending physician. Consultant and liaison for patients and their families with attending physicians, house staff, social workers, financial and administrative staff, and community physicians.
Provides teaching to patients, staff, and community organizations. Collaborate with attending physicians on admissions, discharges and outpatient care. Works closely with administrative team to fulfill QA and regulatory requirements. Position will cross train to cover nursing positions in post-transplant kidney as well as the transplant multispecialty clinic.
While not required, a cover letter is highly recommended when applying to this position.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
- Must be a graduate from an accredited school of Nursing.
- RN License issued by the State of California.
- BART or BLS certification at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.
- One year transplant or Organ Procurement experience.
- ACLS and/or ART certification.
- Must be able to work various hours, days, shifts, on-call and various locations based on the 24-hour Medical Center's business needs.
- Selected candidate may be hired at the CNIII level pending review and approval by the Nurse Executive Council.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.