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 Days
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 yearsâ™ 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 Driverâ™s License Class âœEâ and driving record in accordance with AdventHealth policy
Knowledge of critical care patients
Ability to multi-task
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certification
Three yearsâ™ 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.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.