Position available for a full time (80 hours bi-weekly) Heart Transplant Nursing Supervisor in the Transplant Department at Jefferson.
The Transplant Nursing Supervisor has primary responsibility for the training, orientation, oversight and supervision of the Transplant Coordinators, the Mechanical Circulatory Support (MCS) Coordinators , the Medical Assistants and the Advanced Heart Failure (AHF) Nurses. The Supervisor will work closely with the Medical Director and Surgical Director and be responsible for the maintenance and accuracy of all clinical policies and protocols for the programs. In collaboration with the Manager of Compliance and Quality, the Supervisor will be responsible for ensuring compliant practice, CMS and Joint Commission Activities as well as participation in the department’s Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement activities. The Supervisor will represent clinical nursing for the organ programs he/she supervises and ensure that appropriate enterprise and hospital training is established. Also, the Supervisor will ensure that issues related to organ call, operating room, patient flow, outpatient care, and bedside nursing have input and coordination from Transplant, (MCS and AHF) nursing when necessary.
BSN or MSN required.
Pennsylvania RN license required.
CCTC certification within 2 years of employment.
Seven years experience in a healthcare setting required.
One year experience in organ transplant required.
Please apply online at www.JeffersonNursing.org to job ID 9239709.
Internal Number: 9239709
About Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Thomas Jefferson University and Hospitals provide excellent clinical and compassionate care for our patients in the Philadelphia region, educate the health professionals of tomorrow in a variety of disciplines and are committed to discovering new knowledge that will define the future of clinical care.
Thomas Jefferson University is composed of the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and the Jefferson Schools of Health Professions, Nursing, Pharmacy and Population Health. The University enrolls more than 3,700 future physicians, scientists and healthcare professionals. Founded in 1824 as Jefferson Medical College, the Sidney Kimmel Medical College is one of the largest private medical schools in the nation, with among the largest living alumni group.
As an academic medical center, we are dedicated to excellence in patient care, patient safety and the quality of the healthcare experience. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals among the best hospitals in the nation, in Cancer, Gastroenterology and GI Surgery, Gynecology, Nephrology, Neurology and Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Otola...ryngology and Urology. Begun in 1825, the Hospital now has 955 licensed acute care beds, with major programs in a wide range of clinical specialties. Services are provided at five locations--the main hospital facility and the Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, both in Center City Philadelphia, Methodist Hospital and the Navy Yard in South Philadelphia and Jefferson at Voorhees in South Jersey.
As an employer, Jefferson maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.