Regional OPO Manager
TLI has been retained to identify and recruit a Regional Manager for Southwest Transplant Alliance. The position is responsible for the regional day-to-day activities related to recovering organs and tissues, including but not limited to overseeing and supporting organ recovery staff, hospital development activities, potential donor referrals, donor evaluation, family support, authorization process, and comprehensive donor management. Activities include, but are not limited to, being knowledgeable of individual hospital and OPTN policies related to the donation of all anatomical gifts; able to identify key personnel for maintaining a hospital’s level of participation in facilitating potential organ and tissue donors; and performing activities related to the patient referral and surgical recovery elements of the donation process.
Advanced level responsibilities include facilitating donor management strategies, advanced donor management strategies and invasive procedures. The position will also facilitate the general activities required throughout the donor recovery period under the direction of the medical director, clinical management team, and the lead recovery surgeon present in the operating room.
- Associates degree in Nursing or biological science or related experience required. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Licensed as a registered nurse or a physician’s assistant, or applicable experience and related training preferred.
- Minimum of three years as an Organ Recovery Coordinator
- Leadership experience and CPTC preferred