Interested in a career with both meaning and growth? Whether your abilities are in direct patient care or one of the many other areas of healthcare administration and support, everyone at Parkland works together to fulfill our mission: the health and well-being of individuals and communities entrusted to our care. By joining Parkland, you become part of a diverse healthcare legacy that’s served our community for more than 125 years. Put your skills to work with us, seek opportunities to learn and join a talented team where patient care is more than a job. It’s our passion.
PRIMARY PURPOSE Responsible for coordinating the care of the post-transplant patient and arranging all aspects of follow up care with dialysis units, Parkland staff, UT Southwestern Medical School and other providers to ensure optimal transplant outcomes.
Must have a Bachelor Degree in Nursing plus three years of experience in end stage renal disease or two years of experience on the transplant unit; OR,
Must have an Associate Degree or Diploma in Nursing plus five years of progressively responsible experience in end stage renal disease or four years of experience on the transplant unit.
May have an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Must have current, valid RN license or temporary RN license from the Texas Board of Nursing; or, valid Compact RN license.
Must have a current Healthcare Provider CPR course completion card prior to hire and/or placement in job from one of the following:
American Heart Association
American Red Cross Rescuer
Military Training Network.
Skills or Special Abilities:
Provides care to assigned patient population in accordance with the current State of Texas Nurse Practice Act, established protocols, multidisciplinary plan of care, and clinical area specific standards.
Must demonstrate knowledge and skill in the outpatient nursing process pertinent to transplant patients.
Strong patient education and multidisciplinary communication skills required.
Must demonstrate knowledge and skill in meeting age related and handicapped patient's needs.
Must demonstrate patient centered/patient valued behaviors.
Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.
Internal Number: 431641
About Parkland Health and Hospital System
Serving Dallas County residents, Parkland Health & Hospital System is one of the largest public hospital systems in the country with 835 operating beds and more than 10,000 employees. Hospital services include a Level I Trauma Center, the second largest civilian burn center in the U.S. and a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Our health system also includes 12 community-based clinics, 12 school-based clinics, homeless outreach clinic services and Jail Health.