Bachelor's degree in Nursing (online degrees/diplomas are not accepted) , and
Current Nursing (RN) license in North America, Western Europe, or Australia/New Zealand, and
Specialty qualification related to area of expertise required. Evidence must be provided, and
Minimum of four years of current experience as a RN, including at least one year of current leadership experience in the specialty area, working in a mid- to large-size acute-care hospital setting in North America, Western Europe, or Australia/New Zealand.
The Renal Transplant Unit cares for Adult and Pediatric patients requiring a kidney transplant. This is a hospital-based transplant center providing non-emergency care to both in and outpatients and the patient is provided with on-going follow-up care. The staff provide support and education for the patient and families. End Stage Renal Disease is the most commonly treated disorder.
Monthly Patient Volume: 1,200 - 1,500
Patient and family education
Pre and post transplant evaluation and management
Nursing assessment and use of nursing process
Psychosocial assessment and intervention
Multidisciplinary coordination of care
Medication and take-home supply refill
Integration of patient care with referring physician
On-call coordination of potential and/or pending transplants
Hours of Operation: 5 days per week - Saturday - Tuesday, 0800 - 1800 hr Wednesday 0800 - 1700 hr Physician/Coordinator coverage 24 hours a day/seven days a week.