Yale New Haven Hospital
New Haven
Mar 05, 2018
Apr 02, 2018
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values-integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion-must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.

Responsible for coordinating clinical aspects of multi-organ transplantation as it applies to the transplant recipient. Assists in the development and growth of an individualized program for patients referred for possible transplantation. Responsibilities include coordination of the pre-transplant evaluation, registration and listing of potential transplant recipients, and post transplant care. As an integral member of an interdisciplinary team, coordinates and performs various other clinical, educational, administrative, and technical responsibilities related to clinical transplantation. The Clinical Transplant Coordinator provides 24 hour on call coverage for YNHTC including patient calls, organ offers and transplant surgery scheduling.


  • 1. Clinical Practice
    • 1.1 Coordinates all recipient and potential donor aspects of transplantation including initial candidate referral, pre-transplant evaluation, candidate selection, wait listing, transplant admission, and post transplant follow-up care.
  • 2. Patient Satisfaction and Service Excellence
    • 2.1 Participates in the development of patient relations standards reflecting excellence consistent with hospital policy for internal/external customers in collaboration with YNHH and YNHTC leadership
  • 3. Performance Improvement
    • 3.1 Monitor clinical outcomes and system issues related to quality of care delivery to patients within YNHTC
  • 4. Organizational Leadership
    • 4.1 Interfaces with multiple hospital areas in coordinating patient education, psycho-social services and various other aspects of the transplant clinic experience.
  • 5. Key Interfaces
    • 5.1 Director of YNHTC

Associates degree in Allied Health or Nursing preferred and/or graduation from a Physician's Assistant educational program with appropriate certification/licensure. Bachelors or Masters Degree is also desirable..


Two (2) to five (5) years clinical patient care in an area relevant to transplantation. Actual experience in organ transplantation is highly desirable and preferred


Registered Nurse or Physician's Assistant recommended
Certified Clinical Transplant Coordinator (CCTC) recommended within 2 years of starting position


Highly developed clinical, communication, and interpersonal skills are essential.

Company Description:

Yale New Haven Hospital is a destination hospital for patients from around the corner, around the country, and around the world. As a Magnet-recognized*, tertiary medical center, with 1,500+ beds, we are the 4th largest hospital in the country, with two acute care campuses and three emergency departments, including a Level I trauma center. We're ranked as one of "America's Best Hospitals" by U.S. News & World Report, which is a testament to the unrivaled expertise, compassion and character of our staff, and as the primary teaching facility for Yale Schools of Medicine and Nursing, we are nationally recognized for our commitment to teaching and clinical research.

Located on the Connecticut shoreline, Yale New Haven Hospital includes Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven, Yale New Haven Children's Hospital and Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital.

*Yale New Haven Hospital's York Street campus and associated ambulatory sites are Magnet-designated by the ANCC.