Hot Job: Transplant Coordinator for Duke University

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The position: Organ transplant coordinator for Duke University

Location: Durham, North Carolina

Job duties: Coordinate organ transplants and provide care and follow-up throughout the entire process. Develop, support and educate nursing staff. Interpret research and publish data concerning current issues in transplantation to nursing staff and colleagues. Participate in transplant program planning and management within the health system. Advise referring physicians/nurses in the care of patients.

The company: Duke University was founded in 1924 and currently has a student body of more than 14,000 students.

A BSN is required while a master's degree in nursing is preferred. Applicants must have five years of nursing experience, with at least two years in transplant critical care, or three years of clinical nursing experience in transplant and critical care. This role requires a current North Carolina R.N. license. Applicants must have a background of effective communication with numerous physicians, organ procurement agencies, hospital staff and patients/patient families.

Extra perks: Duke offers child care facilities, elder care programs, flexible work options and tuition benefits for employees and dependants.

Interesting info: Duke has one of the top three largest lung transplant programs and one of the ten largest heart transplant programs in the country.

Other opportunities: Duke also needs clinical nurses, clinical trials specialists and lab research analysts.

How to apply: Apply online.

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