Centura Health RN/Nurse Navigator Transplant Coordinator in Denver, Colorado

Located in central Denver’s historic Washington Park residential neighborhood, associates at Porter Adventist Hospital enjoy beautiful surroundings, leading technology, outstanding leadership and easy access to everything great central Denver has to offer. As a full-service Magnet® designated, 368-bed acute-care referral center specializing in behavioral health, cancer care, joint replacement, spinal care, advanced robotic surgery and organ transplantation, Porter Adventist Hospital treats some of the region’s most complex medical cases and surgery patients. Our Heart and Vascular Institute is the first and only program in Colorado to receive full Heart Failure Accreditation status from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. We have also received numerous awards and honors including: The Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award (2014); top 50th orthopedic program ranking by U.S. News & World Report with high performing honors in eight specialties (2014); an “A” rating from the Leapfrog Group for Patient Safety (2014), as well as many others. The Porter tradition of blending science and spirit began more than 75 years ago by Denver businessman Henry Porter with his generous donation after he experienced care at a Seventh Day Adventist Facility in CA and sought to bring that same philosophy of care to Denver. If you are ready for a career where the work you do truly transcends the walls of a hospital, we invite you to learn more at: http://www.porterhospital.org/

_Job Description/Job Posting ID: 130966_

_Recruiter Contact:_ MandyGray@centura.org

_Clinic/Department:_* 8751 CORP CENTRALIZED RECRUITING *

_Hospital:_* PORTER ADVENTIST HOSPITAL *

_Schedule:_ Full Time, Exempt; some after hours call required

Do you have in-patient hospital experience and looking for a new opportunity to support a multi-disciplinary team? Porter Adventist Hospital has an exciting opportunity to join their transplant team as an RN Clinical Transplant Coordinator! In this role, you will be workingwith transplant patients on evaluation, education, scheduling and testing. If you are looking for a flexible schedule and the ability to work independently, this may be the opportunity for you! The schedule is Monday-Friday and requires after hours call for organ offers.

Position Summary

Assumes responsibility and accountability for comprehensive care, support and education to transplant recipients, living donors and their families throughout all phases of the transplant process. Participates as a member of the transplant multidisciplinary team to identify and meet the physical and emotional needs of the patient, ensuring the coordination of the clinical aspects for the transplant recipient or living donor. Acts as a liaison between a kidney transplant program and dialysis facilities, as applicable. Utilizes the nursing process to promote and restore optimal health and well-being of the patient. Assumes personal accountability for organizational mission and core values of Centura Health.

Minimum Education Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Nursing from an accredited school of Nursing

Minimum Experience Requirements

Two years of recent acute care nursing experience

Previous transplant experience, preferred

Strong interpersonal and analytical skills

Strong Computer skills

License/Certifications

Current Colorado RN license

Current BLS from the American Heart Association

Clinical Transplant Coordinator certification, preferred

Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.