Lahey Health Coord Transplant Per Diem in Burlington, Massachusetts
Under the general direction of the Chair, Department of Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Diseases, the Administrative Director, and the Associate Chief, Ambulatory Nursing Practice, and within the Lahey Clinic Professional Practice Model, MA Nurse Practice Act and ANA Standards of Practice and Code of Ethics the transplant nurse coordinator is responsible for providing nursing care, education and support to organ donors and transplant candidates, patients on the pre-transplant waiting list and post-transplant patients both in the hospital and in the community. A transplant nurse coordinator collaborates in the delivery of health care services with other team members including pharmacy, social service, nutrition, radiology, physical therapy, laboratory and case management. A transplant nurse coordinator interacts with patients in the clinic, performs nursing assessments and consults with other care providers in developing treatment plans. A transplant nurse coordinator provides telephone triage for pre and post transplant patients and live donors. Patient, family, and nursing colleague education is an integral part of the transplant nurse coordinator?s role. Qualifications Education: Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from an accredited school of professional nursing.
Licensure, Certification, Registration: Massachusetts state nursing license. Current certificate of Basic Life Support (BLS).
Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:
-Effective interpersonal, communication and documentation skills.
-Ability to problem solve, and think critically.
-Ability to motivate, plan, organize and direct individuals and groups.
-Attention to detail.
-Ability to organize and work in a multi-task environment.
-Computer skills including Database and word-processing.
-Demonstrates the necessary clinical skills and technical knowledge to provide care for patients according to Nursing Policy and Procedures. See Skill Record.
-Demonstrates the necessary clinical skills and knowledge to provide care for patients according to the unit-specific competencies. See Skill Record.
-Ability to cross train to other clinical areas.
-Demonstrate the necessary clinical skills and technical knowledge to provide care for patients according to Nursing Policy and Procedure. See Skill Record.
-Demonstrate the necessary clinical skills and knowledge to provide care for patients according to unit-specific competencies. See Skill Record.
Experience: Two years of transplant related nursing experience Shift Per Diem
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