Kidney Transplant Coordinator
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We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Kidney Transplant Coordinator.
In this role, the successful candidate The Kidney Transplant Nurse Coordinator (KTP) is an important member of the multidisciplinary kidney transplant team. The KTP will oversee care for renal transplant candidates that have a tissue or blood type incompatible donor, as well as other complex renal transplant patient populations. Specifically, the KTP is responsible for: collecting clinical information about patients and potential donors, summarizing medical data, and presenting information to the transplant team; arranging diagnostic testing and treatment procedures for patients; providing education to patients and families about transplantation; interfacing with multiple providers to ensure optimal pre and post-transplant care; participating in a team that provides 24 hour on call coverage including patient calls, organ offers and transplant surgery scheduling.
To qualify you must have a Including any potential licensure
Licensure: Current registration as a Professional Nurse in New York State
Education: Bachelors Degree in Nursing
Experience: At least five years of clinical nursing practice, ability to apply nursing process toward achievement of specific outcomes in an organized fashion.
Competencies: Self-directed worker, able to work independently; excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills; creative problem solving and critical thinking ability, understanding of complex antibody profiles..
Required Licenses: Registered Nurse License-NYS
Previous experience in kidney transplantation, paired kidney donation, organ transplantation, living donation, renal disease and/or dialysis. CCTC Certification, membership in ITNS and/or NATCO desirable.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
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