Transplant Nurse Database Coordinator, Pediatric Transplant Services, Part time

Job Description

Job ID: 1192396
Employment Status: Part-Time
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For more than 130 years, St. Louis Children's Hospital has provided exceptional care for children in all 50 states and 80 countries around the world. With its academic partner, Washington University School of Medicine, Children’s is consistently ranked among the nation’s best pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. A member of BJC Healthcare, St. Louis Children’s Hospital follows one simple mission – to do what’s right for kids. That mission comes to life through medical discovery, innovative therapies and compassionate care. In 2018, Children's expanded with a state-of-the-art, 12-story medical tower. To learn more, visit StLouisChildrens.org, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.


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Role Purpose

Coordinates the care of solid organ transplant patients. Collects and evaluates existing data to determine the suitability of potential transplant recipients and donors. Monitors, evaluates and reports postoperative organ function and complications for the transplant recipient and live donor. Provides discharge instruction, coordinates post-transplant follow-up care, monitors patient status, and facilitates the physical, social and emotional rehabilitation of the patient. Plans, conducts and evaluates educational activities regarding organ donation and transplantation.


Responsibilities

  • Manages the health care of transplant patients and donors.
  • Coordinates care with physicians and health care team.
  • Provides education throughout continuum of care.
  • Documents patient assessment and diagnosis, plan of care, implementation and evaluation of care and teaching on assigned patients.
  • Collaborates with interdisciplinary team to identify and resolve problems in patient care management.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • Nursing Diploma/Associate's
  • - Nursing

     

    Experience

  • 2-5 years
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    Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience
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    Licenses & Certifications

  • RN

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    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • - Nursing

     

    Experience

  • 5-10 years
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    Licenses & Certifications

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
  • Cert Clinical Transplant Coord
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    Clinical - Direct Skills

  • Pediatric Nursing - 2 years or more
  • Transplant Services - 1 year or more
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    Office/Computer Skills

  • Microsoft Power Point - 1 year or more
  • Microsoft Word - 1 year or more
  • Database Experience - 1 year or more
  • Microsoft Excel - 1 year or more
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    Additional Job Information

  • 24 Hours per Week -
  • On Call -
  • Days - 8 hour shifts, may start at 6, 7, 8, or 9 am -
  • Weekend Rotation as Required by Department -
  • Benefits Eligible -

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer