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Headquartered in Gainesville, LifeQuest Organ Recovery Services has regional offices in Jacksonville, Tallahassee and Pensacola.

Hospital Services Coordinator

Position open in Gainesville

Provides donor education to nursing and medical staff in all of LifeQuest's partner hospitals. Completes retrospective chart reviews to assess organ donor potential on critical care deaths. Reviews all donor activity and variances with the procurement staff in order to improve the quality of services provided to donor families and partner hospitals.  Assists the partner hospitals with contracts and donor policies to ensure compliance with The Joint Commission, Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).  Develops excellent working relationships with hospital administrators, physicians and nursing staff who are involved with the organ donor process.


Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in communications, public relations, health sciences, marketing, business or related field, and a minimum of two years' experience in medical or pharmaceutical sales, healthcare marketing or education; or four years of professional work experience within an organ procurement organization (OPO) specific to donor program development and relationships. Must possess exceptional communications, critical thinking and organizational skills. Excellent interpersonal, customer service and problem-solving skills required.

Reports to Director of Donor Program Development

Please apply online at: www.jobs.ufhealth.org/careers/ (search keyword LifeQuest) or send resume to Kathleen Giery at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Clinical Coordinator

Positions open in Gainesville/Jacksonville

Candidate will respond to donor referrals from local hospitals and ensure that each referral is reviewed for donation suitability. Will work with families to obtain consent for donation and manage the physiology of the donor to ensure maximum availability of organs for transplantation. Will work with transplant hospitals to place organs according to UNOS guidelines and assist in the recovery of organs in the operating room. Must demonstrate ability to assess data reflective of the donor's status and interpret appropriate information needed to provide excellent donor medical management. Excellent interpersonal skills required.


Qualifications:

Candidate will be a graduate from an RN or PA program with one year of experience in ICU, ED or the OR; or respiratory therapist with five years experience in ICU or emergency care; or an individual that has six months to one year of practical experience as an Organ Procurement Coordinator. Previous organ/tissue donation experience preferred for all candidates.

Reports to Director of Clinical Operations

Please contact Christy Corbitt at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for more information or apply to www.jobs.ufhealth.org/careers/.

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