Nurse Transplant Coordinator/UKHC

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Job Title:

Nurse Transplant Coordinator/UKHC

Requisition Number:


Working Title:

Nurse Transplant Coordinator

Department Name:

H3420:Transplant Services

Work Location:

Louisville, KY

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Salary Range:


Type of Position:


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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

3 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification:


Physical Requirements:

Sitting or standing for extended periods of time; repetitive motion.


Primarily day shift, M-F, with on call shift rotation as necessary.

Job Summary:

The Transplant Nurse Coordinator is responsible coordinating new patient referrals, evaluation, listing, and transplant care management of patients.

This process will include multi-organ patients as well as single organ patients. Collaborates with all team members to provide individualized, multidisciplinary patient care. Participates in quality improvement efforts in alignment with program, department, and hospital strategic plan.

The Transplant Nurse Coordinator is a liaison and initial professional point of contact for providers and patients.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Excellent nursing care skills; a “self-starter” mentality; organizational skills; a comprehensive knowledge of other disciplines; the ability to prioritize appropriately; and basic to proficient computer/technical skills, including text processing, spreadsheet manipulation, database processes, and Outlook knowledge and abilities.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

BSN preferred Transplant experience and CCTC (Certified Clinical Transplant Coordinator) certification preferred.

Deadline to Apply:


University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Job No:
Posted: 1/23/2021
Application Due: 2/7/2021
Work Type: Full Time