Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando
serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America
AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country
We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year
Work Hours/Shift: Full Time (40 hours)
You Will Be Responsible For:
Demonstrates, through behavior, AdventHealth's core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship, and Teamwork
Assumes 24 hour on-call responsibility for organ and tissue donation activity. Provides prompt response to organ and tissue donation referrals during a 24 hour on-call period.
Performs thorough patient evaluation for organ and tissue donation. Recognize and understand brain death as a function of donation suitability.
Provides exceptional customer service to our donor service area hospitals during any onsite visit or response. Maintains cordial and respectful relationships with hospital personnel.
Coordinates donation huddle to communicate donation action plan to all relevant parties (i.e., hospital and OPO staff).
When required, discuss donation option with family until Organ Procurement Coordinator (OPC) can arrive onsite.
Assist OPC with case start, as needed.
What You Will Need:
Three years' experience in a critical care of emergency setting
Graduate from a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) program OR School of Surgical Technology OR Emergency Medical Technician and/or Paramedic program OR Other allied health certification
Current valid Florida Driver's License Class "E" and driving record in accordance with AdventHealth policy
Knowledge of critical care patients
Ability to multi-task
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certification
Three years' experience in trauma center, emergency care, or other critical care experience.
Organ Procurement Organization (OPO) experience
Ability to identify disease processes in potential donors
Knowledge of organ and tissue donation
Knowledge of good patient and family care practices
The Clinical Donation Associate is available to assist the Organ Procurement Coordinator (OPC) with all donor related activities with specific focus on potential organ and tissue donor referral response, donor evaluation, huddle coordination, hospital development activities, daily donation rounds and initial mention of donation (when necessary). This 24 hour on-call position requires the extended work hours, flexibility and travel. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.
To improve the patient experience by providing health care providers; patients and their families; and others with information, education, networking opportunities, and related resources focused on best practices.