Job Description

Job Title: Transplant Guardian Angel
Job ID: 756340
Status: Casual
Regular/Temporary: Limited
Hours:
Shift: Variable
Facility: UPMC Presbyterian
Department: Transplant Administration
Location: 200 Lothrop St, Pittsburgh PA 15213

Description

Purpose:
Under the general direction of the Director of Operations, UPMC Transplant Services and according to established standards and procedures, the Transplant Guardian Angel will assist staff with providing support to patients and family members during the pre-transplant admission process.

Responsibilities:
  • Assist patient and their family members with identification and facilitation of available lodging.
  • Assist the transplant team in the preparation of educational packets.
  • Assist with greeting patients and their families upon arrival to the hospital and with navigation to the facility.
  • Obtain clinical data and enter the information into a clinical database under supervision of the Transplant Operational Staff.
  • Reinforce information provided by the transplant team to the patient and their family members.
  • Serve as a communication link between the ptient, family members and transplant team regarding updates, actively listening to the family members and conveying questions/concerns to the transplant clinical team.

Qualifications

  • High School graduate or equivalent is required. 
  • One to two years of post-secondary education required. 
  • Computer skills to support data entry.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $13 to $20.25 / hour

Union Position: No

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