This position is responsible for providing advanced, professional, transplant nurse coordination to patients requiring blood and marrow transplant. Coordinates the clinical management of the transplant patient, including the tranplant evaluation, donor search, the transplant process, and follow-up care. Provides clinical leadership to care team associates. Manages and coordinates the care of transplant patients utilizing the transplant program's Quality Management Plan and its associates policies, procedures, and clinical guidelines.
Graduate of an accredited program for Registered Nursing. Advanced degree preferred
The nurse must have an understanding of the Mission and Core Values of CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health Sysyem
Ability to provide educational sessions to a variety of audience.
Program development, implementation and evaluation
Data collection skills to assess program progress and impact
Current knowledge and skills appropriate to age/type of patient population served.
Knowledgeable and sensitive to patients' rights in the delivery of care
Communicates in a clear concise manner appropriate to the developmental age of patient
B. EXPERIENCE: Experience in tranplant program and / or oncology is highly preferred
Current Texas RN license or current Compact state license
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.