Provide vital support to a world-class health system. Serve a critical role in delivering life-saving patient care. Experience unmatched professional challenge and growth. At UCLA Health, you can do all this and more.
Reporting to the Director of Transplantation Services, you will use your advanced knowledge and expertise in organ transplantation to lead, monitor and evaluate the transplant program staff. Under the direction of the Medical Director, you will coordinate an interdisciplinary medical care delivery system and assess the appropriateness of medical interventions for the effective use of resources and quality assurance. Other responsibilities include:
Assessing and monitoring medical case management protocols. Creating educational materials and programs for patients, nursing staff and physicians. Developing clinical protocols, and policies and procedures. Delivering community education and public relations. Serving as liaison with organ procurement agencies.
BSN plus MSN and/or Master’s in a related field - Required
California RN License - Required
Minimum of 6 years clinical transplant experience as an RN, Transplant Coordinator, or Manager – Required
Minimum of 2 years in a nursing leadership, supervisor and/or manager role – Strongly Preferred
Liver transplant experience – Preferred
Critical Care Registered Nursing experience – Strongly Preferred
Certification in area of specialty – Preferred
Knowledge of labor relations –Preferred
Ability to case manage all aspects of a transplant patient’s medical care from initial evaluation to post transplant follow-up.
Demonstrated clinical teaching expertise.
Ability to interface effectively with staff, patients and their families.
Excellent leadership, organizational, training and complex problem-solving skills.
Ability to thrive in a high-stress environment.
UCLA Health is a world-renowned health system with four award-winning hospitals and dozens of primary care practices, specialty practices, urgent care centers and other ancillary locations throughout metro Los Angeles. Through the efforts of our outstanding people, we have become Los Angeles’ trusted provider of exceptional, compassionate patient care. If you’re looking to experience greater challenge and fulfillment in your career, you can at UCLA Health.
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
At UCLA Health, you can help heal humankind, one patient at a time by improving health, alleviating suffering and delivering acts of kindness. As you do, you’ll achieve great things in your life and your career. We’re a world-class health organization with four hospitals consistently recognized among the nation’s very best as well as an internationally-renowned medical school, primary and specialty care clinics and much more. Within our dynamic, innovative and growing organization, you’ll find exceptional opportunities to make the most of your abilities in a supportive, empowering and inclusive environment. If you embrace our values of Integrity, Compassion, Respect, Teamwork, Excellence and Discovery we invite you to see all you can accomplish at UCLA Health.