Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 62565
Job Family: Patient Care Support
Status: Full Time
Detailed Shift and Schedule: Variable
Department Name: 11011019631253-Lifeshare - Tissue
Job SummaryThe LifeShare Carolinas Tissue Recovery Coordinator assists with the evaluation and recovery of all tissues and eyes for transplantation or research. Responsible for donor evaluation, surgical recovery, storage and shipment of tissues to the processor(s). Responsible for decontamination and sterilization of all surgical instruments used during recoveries, and lab maintenance.
High school diploma or equivalent required. Knowledge of abdominal and thoracic anatomy required. Associates Degree or Certified Tissue Bank Specialist (CTBS) certification preferred. Certified Surgical Technician, Emergency Medical Technician, Certified Eye Bank Technician, RN, or LPN preferred. Operating room experience preferred. Basic understanding of kidney anatomy, surgical dissection technique, suturing, vascular surgery, cellular metabolism and laboratory values within six months of employment required. CEBT may be required per department if processing in eye bank.
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