Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates
Despite COVID-19, organ donation/transplantation needs continue to grow, as are we! We're excited to currently be hiring for many different positions that will expand our teams.
As Kentucky's sole organ procurement organization, Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates (KODA) facilitate organ and tissue recovery and serve as the state's primary contact for organ and tissue donation. As an organization, we strive to provide the best possible care to our donor families, facilitate the recovery of organs and tissues, educate the communities we serve, and support special events to promote donation throughout Kentucky. The dynamic field of organ and tissue donation offers exciting and rewarding employment opportunities for those who seek to make a difference in other people's lives. Our core purpose is to Honor the Gift of Donation as we value compassionate, dedicated, and accountable employees.
Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates is looking for compassionate, accountable, dedicated candidates to join the team as full-time Triage Coordinators in our Louisville, KY Donor Center. Triage Coordinators are responsible for evaluating and identifying potential organ, tissue and eye donors by working with hospital partners, coroners, processors, donor families, and other relevant agencies. Triage Coordinators conduct screening for tissue donation and obtains medical social history by completing the donor risk assessment interview, when appropriate. Additional responsibilities include assisting with logistics of organ and tissue recovery and placement, as well as data entry. The donor center is a 24 hour per day operation, 365 days per year. These positions are full-time positions and require three 12-hour shifts, or 36 hours per week.
Required: 1-2 years' experience in a clinical health care setting or equivalent. Patient care assistants, emergency medicine technicians, social workers, or roles in a hospital or pre-hospital settings strongly preferred.
Medical terminology and medical abbreviation knowledge.
CNA, LPN, EMT certifications, or similar.
Strong verbal, written, and telephone communication skills.
Must be able to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment with demonstrated ability to manage and prioritize multiple competing tasks and demands.
Ability to operate various types of office equipment.
Ability to work effectively in stressful situations.
Ability to demonstrate KODA's core values of compassion, dedication and accountability.
Full-time and/or Part-time
Other — Work schedules available: 7a-7p, 7p-7a, and PRN (as needed)
$16-$18.50 Per Hour
Health Insurance, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Accidental Insurance, Long and Short-Term Disability, Retirement, Vacation, Sick, PTO; Birthday, Holidays, and Personal Days; Employee Assistance Program, Educational Reimbursement, Professional dues/Certification Reimbursement, Career Ladder Program
High School Diploma — Preferred: Associate degree, medical-related certification, or some post-secondary education strongly preferred.
Louisville — 10160 Linn Station Road
To learn more about KODA, please visit our website at http://www.donatelifeky.org. Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates is an Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.