Registered Nurse Transplant (PRN) - Liver Transplant

Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey
Work Type: PRN
FTE: 0.001
Shift: Varied
Hours: Varied (4, 8, 12 hour shifts)
Recruiter Contact: Ashlee Galloway at [email protected]


Under the guidance of the Solid Organ Transplant Associate Vice President and Lead On-Call Transplant Coordinator and in collaboration with the organ procurement organization (OPO) and Transplant Surgeons the On-Call Transplant Coordinator is responsible for screening deceased donor organ offers for the solid organ transplant programs (heart, kidney, liver) at Penn State Health. They will work closely with the OPO, transplant surgeons, transplant coordinators operating room, inpatient units, OR pharmacy, HLA lab, blood bank and transplant team to coordinate potential transplants. This individual would be working 12-hour shifts, rotating between days/nights including holidays and weekends. Primarily this position is a remote position. However, there may be a need to be available to come on-site in the event on an as needed basis. This position is also responsible for ensuring regulatory compliance with the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS), and other regulatory agencies. 


Two (2) years of clinical nursing experience required

Currently licensed to practice as a registered nurse by Pennsylvania Board of Nurse Examiners

Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing or Master’s Degree in Nursing

Basic Life Support (BLS)


Intensive care or organ procurement organization experience 

CCTC certified or obtained within three (3) years of hire 

Requires excellent communication and organizational skills 

Must be able to function independently within the limits of the position 

Demonstrated ability to work as a member of a team

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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Union: Non Bargained