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13 Sep 2021

Full-Time Surgical Coordinator 1

LifeLink Foundation, Inc. – Posted by LifeLinkGa1 Anywhere

Job Description

Location-Norcross, GA


In accordance with established LifeLink Foundation, OPO, and Tissue Bank as well as any applicable State, Federal and other regulating agency laws, regulations and requirements, the primary responsibility of this position is to assist the Vascular Transplant Coordinator with assigned clinical and non-clinical organ/tissue recovery procedures. This on-call position participates in a call rotation schedule and is available as a resource for Hospital Development and Public Education programs as directed by the Director of Recovery Services and the Executive Director.
Assist Primary Vascular Coordinator
I.              Pre-operative
  • Obtain appropriate chart copies for LifeLink and Extra-renal teams one hour prior to surgery;
  • Brief surgical staff;
  • Bring LifeLink supplies;
  • Assist with donor transportation.
  • Must be able to understand and complete all sheets that comprise the LifeLink Deceased Donor Information Form.
II.             Intra-operative
  • Scrubbing Duties
  • Use proper sterile technique for scrubbing, gowning and gloving;
  • Setup back table;
  • Package organs according to protocol;
  • Procure heart valves and package according to protocol;
  • Procure organs for research and package according to protocol
  • Perform extra-renal fly-outs.

III.              Post-Op Duties

  • Assist OR staff with donor’s post-mortem care and room clean-up.
  • Complete intra-operative donor information sheets.
  • Package organs for transportation per UNOS/LifeLink policies.
  • Ensure that any assigned post-donor follow-up is completed.
  • Accurate and timely documentation.
  • EMT, CST, CTP, or AATB certification, or the ability to obtain CTP certification within 1 year of entering call schedule
  • Advanced technical, organizational, communication, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills required initially and after 20-40 hours without sleep.
  • Current valid State Driver License with good driving record.

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