University of Vermont Medical Center, Vermont’s academic medical center and founding member of the University of Vermont Health Network, seeks an Ambulatory RN II Transplant Coordinator.
The University of Vermont Medical Center is located in Burlington, Vermont, a small vibrant city situated on the shore of beautiful Lake Champlain.
Position Summary: With a focus on renal transplant and hepatobiliary patients, this AMB RN is a member of a multidisciplinary team providing advanced professional nursing care to those in varying states of health and illness through assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the patient's health needs. Daily responsibilities involve direct communication with patients and providers related to clinic appointments, ongoing surveillance of health status through labs and procedure results, and coordinating follow up as needed. This individual provides education to potential transplant recipients and living donors. S/he will attend hospital rounds and work closely with newly transplanted patients on all aspects of preparing for a safe discharge. This position works closely with surgeons and nephrologists as well as specialty pharmacists, dietitians and social workers. The individual in this role spends significant time on the computer and phone, and takes call one week a month. The successful candidate will have one-year experience in a relevant clinical experience. Ideal candidate will have experience in Transplant, Dialysis or Nephrology preferred, not required.
This position is eligible for up to a 6k bonus.
The Organization: The University of Vermont (UVM) Medical Center is a 562-bed academic medical center and level 1 trauma center located in Burlington, Vermont, serving a population of one million in Vermont and upstate New York, as well as supporting a number of specialty clinics throughout the region.
Apply online at https://uvmhealth.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/EXTERNAL/job/Burlington-VT/Ambulatory-RN-II-Transplant_R0004425-1?utm_source=Transplant%20Nurses%20Society&utm_medium=Job%20Board&utm_campaign=Transplant%20Coordinator University of Vermont Medical Center offers a comprehensive benefits package and encourages professional growth. University of Vermont Medical Center proudly offers a non-smoking work environment. We are an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability.
Education: State of Vermont Registered Nurse (RN) license required. The University of Vermont Medical Center is moving toward an all Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) workforce. All external candidates hired into, or current employees promoted to, a RN position will be required to obtain their BSN as outlined in the terms of their offer letter. Current internal RNs are strongly encouraged to pursue a BSN to support this initiative.
Experience: One year experience in relevant clinical area and/or independent in all areas of the Ambulatory RN I accountabilities.
University of Vermont Medical Center, together with our partners at the University Of Vermont College Of Medicine and the College of Nursing and Health Sciences, is Vermont’s academic medical center. University of Vermont Medical Center, along with Central Vermont Medical Center, CVPH Medical Center and Elizabethtown Community Hospital, are members of University of Vermont Health Network, establis...hed to develop a more coordinated system of care throughout the region. University of Vermont Medical Center’s mission is to improve the health of the people in the communities it serves by integrating patient care, education and research in a caring environment. University of Vermont Medical Center also serves as a regional referral center -- providing advanced care to approximately one million people in Vermont and northern New York -- and as a community hospital for approximately 150,000 residents in Chittenden and Grand Isle counties. University of Vermont Medical Center has a medical staff of nearly 800 physicians, including more than 500 University of Vermont Medical Group physicians (jointly employed by University of Vermont Medical Center and the UVM College of Medicine); and approximately 200 community-based physicians.