The Transplant Coordinator II (TC II) is a nursing resource in the case of the pre-transplant candidate. The TC II has responsibility for the clinical case management of adult and pediatric patients from the time of referral until transplant. This responsibility involves coordination of the interdisciplinary medical care delivery system under the direction of the Medical Director. The Transplant Coordinator II functions as the liaison between the transplant team and the patient, family, medical staff, referring physician, and insurance companies. He/she provides transplant education to patients, dialysis unit staff, and community nephrologists. The Transplant Coordinator II assumes responsibility for on-call activities including patient triage and coordinator of deceased donor transplants. The TC II functions as a liaison between the transplant center and the organ procurement agency. The TC II applies advanced patient assessment skills and knowledge in the are of immunology and tissue typing to perform on call functions.REQUIRED - At least two years recent RN experience in an acute care setting - Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing - Internal Candidate: BSN required or in progress - External Candidate: BSN required - Possession of current California RN License - Completion of hospital Medication Exam and I.V. Therapy Exam with passing score - Current CPR certification - On -call duties requiredPREFERRED - Case management experience - Transplant experience - RN experience in dialysis and/or nephrology - Experience presenting information in a classroom settingSPECIAL REQUIREMENT - THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
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At the end of 2015, we launched a comprehensive and inclusive process to tap into the broad, diverse knowledge of our entire UC Davis Health community to stimulate new and unique ideas for our next strategic plan.Throughout 2016, hundreds of members of our UC Davis Health family, as well as external friends and partners, took part in conversations and provided valuable input into charting a long-term course for our future that will continue the momentum underway to solidify our position as a top-tier health care organization.With your valuable input and talents, I am excited to launch our six new strategic plan goals. Over the next few years, together we will:Lead Person-Centered Care in the best way, at the best time, in the best place, and with the best teamReimagine Education by cultivating diverse, transdisciplinary, life-long learners who will lead transformation in health care to advance well-being and equity for allAccelerate Innovative Research to improve lives and reduce the burden of disease through the discovery, implementation and dissemination of new knowledgeImprove Population Health through the use of big data and precision healthTransform Our Culture by engaging eve...ryone with compassion and inclusion, by inspiring innovative ideas, and by empowering each otherPromote Sustainability through shared goals, balanced priorities and investments in our workforce and in our communityAt a time when our industry is experiencing some of the most formidable changes ever, these are bold aspirations that will anchor us and provide us with clarity of purpose and a path forward. I am fully confident that we will achieve great success knowing we have a solid plan and areas of focus to guide us.I thank everyone who participated in the planning process for their great input and their dedication to our future success.