Providence Health & Services RN – Kidney Transplant Coordinator - Pre-transplant in Spokane, Washington
Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) Kidney Transplant Coordinator (Full time day shift) to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable. This position is located in the outpatient clinic at the Doctors Building on the SHMC campus.
In this position you will:
Coordinate patient/family education, evaluation, waiting list registration and maintenance for cadaveric and living donor transplant candidates.
Share 24-hour responsibility as a resource regarding patients' transplant related needs. (Call is shared among transplant coordinators.)
Participate in recipient selection, arrange transplant admission, monitor clinical pathway progression and provide post discharge follow-up.
Participate in the collection and maintenance of patient/program statistical data and outcome measurement indicators.
Provide professional/peer education and participate in the development of patient education programs.
Assist with program development and awareness, research and other duties as delegated.
Individualize patient care using age-related concepts based on the program population and apply age-related concepts when communicating with and teaching patients/families.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in Washington State
5 years' RN experience in acute care or dialysis work environment.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Highly Preferred: Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN)
3 years current experience in Nephrology nursing, including transplantation, highly preferred
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Proficiency in MS Office Suite.
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children’s Hospital has a commanding presence in Spokane, Washington and is a beacon of hope and healing for patients throughout the region. We have over 600 beds and are chosen by people from across the state for the da Vinci surgical robotic for heart surgery and parents from all over the Inland Northwest who have children with life-threatening conditions know they’ll find the care and comfort they need at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Medical/Surgical Nursing
Req ID: 184289