Job Openings

Please send your resume to careers@midsouthdonor.org

 

Tissue Recovery Technician

 

Job Status:  Contract

 

Working Hours: Flexible; Provides “on-call services” for tissue recovery services as dictated by 24 call schedule; Hours include at least one weekend per month, minimum of eight 12 hour shifts per month and assistance with coverage of MSTF approved holidays.

 

Summary: This position will be trained to perform back table procedures and recovery of human musculoskeletal, skin, and cardiovascular tissues for transplant and research.


Qualifications: *Certified Surgical Technician, Surgical Assistant, Certified First Assistant, Physician’s Assistant, EMT, Paramedic, Autopsy Technician, LPN, RN or Certified Tissue Bank Specialist (CTBS) preferred *Knowledge of gross anatomy and sterile technique *Operating room experience preferred *Clinical thinking and detail oriented  *Valid driver’s license, reliable automobile, and proof of automobile insurance.

 

HLA TECHNOLOGIST – CONTRACT

 

Classification:     Contract
Working Hours:  Flexible; Per Availability of Technologist

Summary:
This position is a Technologist who is skilled in HLA technology by training and experience but who lacks the documented skill levels demonstrated by a CHT or CHS.  The technologist is expected to perform all types of testing performed in the laboratory.

Qualifications:
*Sufficient to satisfy Tennessee Medical Laboratory Board, Chapter 1200-6-1, with approximately (1) year or more of relevant experience in histocompatibility.
*Must possess Tennessee License for Medical Laboratory Professional or apply and receive work permit.
*Valid driver’s license, reliable automobile, and proof of automobile insurance.

 

 

ORGAN RECOVERY COORDINATOR

 

FLSA Status:       Exempt
Classification:     Full-time
Working Hours: Flexible; provides “on-call services” for organ donor referrals, management and recovery as dictated by 24 call schedule; Hours include minimum of 12 days of 24-hour call/month with flexibility to cover during increased donor activity. This includes weekend call and MSTF approved holiday coverage requirements.


Summary:

  • Approaching families for donation authorization
  • Works with donor families, donor hospital personnel, and transplant hospital personnel to facilitate efficient recovery of organs for transplantation.
  • Donor management in accordance with established policy and protocols, in addition to consultation with Medical Director and leadership.
  • Utilizes critical thinking skills to manage all aspects of donor case management.
  • Possess strong organization, interpersonal and time management skills.
  • Effective communication and presentation skills.

Qualifications:
*Licensed Registered Nurse, Critical Care Paramedic or Registered Respiratory Therapist  with a minimum of two years experience in critical care or high acuity level emergency  room or previous organ recovery coordinator experience preferred.
*Valid driver’s license, reliable automobile, and proof of automobile insurance

 

 

Mid-South Transplant Foundation offers a comprehensive benefits package for full-time positions to include: Paid Time Off • Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage • Employer sponsored pension plan • 403(b) • Life, AD&D, Short and Long Term Disability Insurance.

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