Are you ready to bring your clinical expertise to a world-class facility recognized as top ten in the United States for transplant services? Do you have a passion for the highest quality and patient satisfaction? Then please respond to this dynamic opportunity available with one of the best places to work in Southern California! We would be happy to hear from you.
With surgical and medical expertise in lung, heart, liver, kidney, and pancreas transplantation, the Cedars-Sinai Comprehensive Transplant Center is one of the most successful facilities of its kind. Here, patients find a compassionate environment and hope for a longer, healthier life.
Summary of Essential Duties:
As a Clinical Program Coordinator - Transplant, you will be Responsible for the planning and coordination of all aspects of Post Kidney Transplant patients' evaluation throughout the continuation of services to follow up care.We are seeking an expert RN to take responsibility for the following.
You will serve as the Kidney Transplant Coordinator for the interdisciplinary team, including: Physicians, Nurses, Social Workers, Dietitians, Pharmacists, Financial Analysts, Case Managers, and support staff.
Develop, coordinate, implement, and evaluate educational programs/projects for patients, personnel, and the community.
Collects/documents data to meet clinical, financial, and regulatory requirements.
Participates in the development of guidelines, protocols, pathways, and other performance improvement activities. Participates in research activities.
Serves as a patient advocate throughout the patient care process. Represents the Medical Center at regional and national meetings/conferences.
The Transplant Coordinator provides nursing care consistent with Nursing Standards of Care/Practice, the Plan for Provision of Nursing Care, CSMC Code of Conduct, the Performance Improvement Plan, the Patient Education Plan and Nursing Strategic Plan.
You will maintain competency skills including the ability to provide care to special patient populations and patient with diverse cultural backgrounds.
You will identify the ability of the patients to follow directions/instructions and give consent.
You will determine safety concerns and institute measures to provide a safe environment; and provide appropriate assessment, intervention and evaluation of patients with consideration of developmental achievements in the patient population.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research... and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.