Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse – Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Coordinator in Spokane, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Registered Nurse - Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Coordinator (Kidney Transplant Department, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Coordinate patient/family education, evaluation, waiting list registration and maintenance for cadaveric and living donor transplant candidates.

  • Share 24-hour responsibility as a resource regarding patients' transplant related needs.

  • Participate in recipient selection, arrange transplant admission, monitor clinical pathway progression and provide post discharge follow-up.

  • Participate in the collection and maintenance of patient/program statistical data and outcome measurement indicators.

  • Provide professional/peer education and participate in the development of patient education programs.

  • Assist with program development and awareness, research and other duties as delegated.

  • Individualize patient care using age-related concepts based on the program population and apply age-related concepts when communicating with and teaching patients/families.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing

  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in Washington State

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN)

  • Three years current experience in Nephrology nursing, including transplantation, preferred

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children’s Hospital has a commanding presence in Spokane, Washington and is a beacon of hope and healing for patients throughout the region. We have over 600 beds and are chosen by people from across the state for the da Vinci surgical robotic for heart surgery and parents from all over the Inland Northwest who have children with life-threatening conditions know they’ll find the care and comfort they need at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Medical/Surgical Nursing

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 142380