Donor Coordinator

Donor Coordinator

Cleveland Clinic | Weston, FL, 33326, US
Salary Range:$44,000 – $65,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 7 days ago

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Description

Join the Cleveland Clinic team, where you will work alongside passionate caregivers and provide patient-first healthcare. Cleveland Clinic is recognized as the No. 4 hospital in the nation, according to the U.S. and World News Report. At Cleveland Clinic, you will work alongside passionate and dedicated caregivers, receive endless support and appreciation, and build a rewarding career with one of the most respected healthcare organizations in the world.

As a Donor Coordinator, you will coordinate all activities related to organ donor allocation, procurement, preservation and transplantation.

Cleveland Clinic provides what matters most: career growth, delivering world-class care to our patients, continuous learning, exceptional benefits and working for an organization that offers many long-term career paths. Join us and experience a culture where opportunities to advance and the support to get there go hand-in-hand.

Responsibilities:

* Assesses availability of organ offers, evaluates quality of donor organ, manages procurement, transportation and transplant logistics, and is available 24/7 for DonorNet call.
* Serves as resource for organ recovery and preservation.
* Prepares organs for perfusion and monitors preservation parameters during the process, recording pressures, flows and taking test samples.
* Assists with data collection and quality.
* Assists with maintenance of transplant waiting list.
* Completes all follow up requirements related to transplant.
* Acts as a liaison to Organ Procurement Organizations.
* Complies with OPTN/UNOS requirements.
* Completes and submits donor documentation with host OPO and OPTN/UNOS. Assists with maintenance of transplant waiting list.
* Prepares equipment, solution and drugs for procurement, preservation and transplantation.
* Maintains cleanliness of preservation and research labs.
* Maintains sterile technique for organ preservation.
* Performs data entry into EMR and electronic database.
* Other duties as assigned.

Education:

* Degree or diploma from accredited nursing school, Associate's Degree in Allied Health, paramedic certificate or graduate of an approved MA or ORT program.

Certifications:

* Certified Procurement Transplant Coordinator (CPTC) obtained within 1 year of employment. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.

Work Experience:

* Minimum three years clinical experience in OPO, tissue bank, transplant center, or operating room experience.

Physical Requirements:

* Ability to stand in operating room for long periods and light lifting (40lbs).

Personal Protective Equipment:

* Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required for procedures.