Registered Nurse (RN) - Transplant Coordinator, Kidney Waitlist
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The Transplant Coordinator Nurse is accountable for the coordination of all aspects of care for the transplant patient population. Assesses and plans in collaboration with the patient, caregiver, and multidisciplinary healthcare team to meet needs across the care continuum. Assesses data reflective of the patient's status and appropriately interprets information relative to the patient's age-specific needs. Provides patient and family education on a consistent basis. Provides leadership through activities such as community involvement, committee work, and participation in quality improvement and research. The American Nurses Association (ANA) Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice, the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses, the United National Organ Standard's (UNOS), and the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT) guidelines provide the basis for practice.
This role is eligible for TN sponsorship. Holders of F1 status eligible for post-completion OPT are welcome to apply. This role is NOT eligible to participate in the F-1 STEM OPT extension program. Successful sponsorship will require state licensure and completion of the VisaScreen or equivalent certification.
Graduate of a baccalaureate Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) accredited nursing program.
Minimum 1 year of clinical RN experience required, 3 years preferred.
Nephrology AND outpatient nursing experience are required for this position; some form of kidney transplant experience is preferred.
In this position, all patient interaction is telephonic and/or virtual.
Potential candidates must possess an ability to organize and track a high volume of patients, be detail oriented, be able to problem solve independently, follow complex workflows driven by regulatory requirements, speak directly with transplant surgeons & transplant nephrologists in a clear and concise manner and be able to communicate decisions regarding transplant candidacy to patients.
Must be able to work flexible hours and adapt to unpredictable situations within the patient care setting.
Demonstrated leadership ability and interpersonal effectiveness required.
Ability to work both autonomously and in a team environment.
Strong communication, critical thinking, problem solving, and computer skills required.
Internal applicants are required to attach their three most recent performance appraisals.
License or certification
Current RN license by applicable state requirements.
Maintains Basic Life Support (BLS) competency.
Positions that are not on campus may not require current Basic Life Support (BLS) competency as determined by the work area.
Coordinators in Transplant must obtain either Certified Clinical Transplant Coordinator (CCTC) or Certified Clinical Transplant Nurse (CCTN) credential within three years of hire.
Coordinators in Bone Marrow Transplant must obtain Adult or Pediatric Oncology Certification (OCN or CPHON), or Bone Marrow Transplant Certified Nurse (BMTCN) credential within three years of hire.
Recertification must be maintained for the duration of the employee’s tenure in the transplant position.
Additional state licensure(s) and/or specialty certification/training as required by the work area.
$39.47 - $59.24 / hour
Hours / Pay period
Monday through Friday
8:00AM - 5:00PM
No weekend, no call, or holiday requirement.
Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.
With Phoenix being the fifth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.
Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
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