We are looking for a dedicated individual, who enjoys working in a team environment, to join our Clinical Services team as a Clinical Services Coordinator I.
This individual will have a passion for growth, be a supportive team member, be able to multi-task and make critical decisions. Responsibilities will include, but not limited to, working collaboratively with our multi-disciplinary team to evaluate, medically manage and carry out the placement and procurement of organs for transplant, medical research and education. The preferred candidate would have a minimum of five years of critical care experience.
This position requires a rotating on-call schedule of 12 hour shifts for the recovery of organs.
- Gather and accurately assess patient medical records and Donor Risk Assessment Interview (DRAI) to determine suitability for organ donation.
- Recognize pathophysiological effects of brain death.
- Medically manage organ donors to maximize the gift of donation.
- Obtain specimens and coordinate serological and histocompatibility testing.
- Assist with procurement, preservation, packaging, labeling, and shipment of organs.
- Post donor chart submission for quality assurance.
- Collaborate with Family Services and Hospital Services to increase donation.
- Excellent interpersonal skills and able to work with a variety of people.
- Effectively communicates both in oral and written formats.
- Ability to multi-task, keep accurate records, perform calculations and perform technical training.
- Working knowledge of federal, state and applicable healthcare regulations and requirements.
- Working knowledge of Microsoft office.
- Require a minimum five years of critical care experience.
- Must be a Licensed Registered Nurse, Respiratory Therapist, Paramedic/EMT or prior experience working as a clinical coordinator in another OPO.
- Ability to obtain and maintain an ACLS, PALS, and BLS certification.
- Maintain a valid driver’s license.
- Maintain personal auto insurance.
- Capability to travel by vehicle and plane.
Nebraska Organ Recovery offers our team members a comprehensive and competitive benefits package, including insurance, retirement benefits and paid time off. We want our team members to feel empowered and appreciated in the workplace. We strive to provide our team members with an environment that fosters growth, satisfaction and creativity.
Nebraska Organ Recovery is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.