Headquartered in Gainesville, LifeQuest Organ Recovery Services has regional offices in Jacksonville, Tallahassee and Pensacola.
This position is based in Gainesville.
This position is responsible for the overall operations of the procurement division. Responsible for administrative on-call assignments, which include but are not limited to: providing guidance according to protocols approved by the OPO medical director to the procurement staff with regard to the medical management of the organ donor and evaluation/placement of organs for transplant according to UNOS/OPTN policy. Assures compliance with organ donor regulations on both state and federal levels. Is the point person for all UNOS policy and AOPO clinical standards. Works closely with the transplant physicians and surgeons in and around our DSA to build and sustain relationships in order to maximize donor management and transplantation outcomes. Works collaboratively with the director of donor program development. Will self-insert into the referral and donor call schedules during periods of high donor activity or short staffing.
Reports to the assistant executive director
Part-time position open iin Tallahassee
Responsible for coordinating and implementing public relations and educational campaigns, events and activities within a designated service region. Promotes organ donation and the organ donor registry among various audience groups, including high school students. Delivers presentations on a regular basis. Works with and trains volunteers. Collaborates on other LifeQuest projects and campaigns as needed.
Reports to Director of Donor Program Development
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.
Reports to Director of Clinical Operations