Register now and plan to attend the population health workshop to learn how your hospital can address community needs in the areas of transportation, housing, education, access to healthy foods, physical activity,and others.
All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
Benefits from Day One
Paid Days Off from Day One
Debt-free Education* (Certifications and Degrees without out-of-pocket tuition expense)
Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: On call remotely with possible in office days - 24 HR (7am-7am) - 12 shifts per month
The community you’ll be caring for:
Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando
We offer great benefits with immediate Health Insurance coverage
Career growth and advancement potential
Serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America
AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country
We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year
The role you’ll contribute:
OurLegacy is designated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) as the only organ procurement organization (OPO) in east central Florida and is accredited by the American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB) as a tissue recovery agency. OurLegacy's scope of operations extends to each of the following hospitals within the AdventHealth's Hospital system: Altamonte, Apopka, Celebration, Daytona Beach, Deland, East Orlando, Fish Memorial, Kissimmee, New Smyrna Beach, Orlando, Palm Coast, Waterman and Winter Park. Additionally, CMS has designated OurLegacy to provide organ and tissue donation services to all non-AdventHealth acute care and critical access hospitals and free-standing emergency rooms in the following counties: Brevard, Flagler, Indian River, Lake, Okeechobee, Orange, Osceola, Seminole, Sumter, and Volusia.
The value you’ll bring to the team:
Demonstrates, through behavior, AdventHealth Orlando's service standards
Monitor's donor referrals, reviews family dynamics and serves as the lead in developing plans with OurLegacy and hospital teams for donation discussion
Responds to any donation service area (DSA) hospital when directed for any potential organ/tissue donor to provide emotional support to families facing the death of a loved one who may be a suitable donor. Performs an on-site assessment of the hospital and family dynamics to evaluate the optimal donation approach process and timing. Provides case-specific insights to OurLegacy leaders.
Rounds on actual or potential organ donor patients to ensure there are no changes requiring a response by OurLegacy. Effectively communicates with Pastoral Care, Social Work and other social services entities at the donor hospital to ensure good emotional care for the patient's family prior to the donation discussion.
Acts as a resource for the OurLegacy OPC staff for issues or questions surrounding organ and tissue donation discussions or hospital/family dynamics.
Collaborates with OurLegacy OPC staff and Hospital Services staff to ensure excellent care for the family and exceptional customer service to hospital partners during a donation event.
Acts as the primary OurLegacy staff member responsible for obtaining authorization for organ and tissue donation. The Family Support Coordinator will stay with the family throughout the donation discussion and will complete the OurLegacy Donation Authorization and Uniformed Donor Risk Assessment Interview (DRAI) form(s). Ensures that the donation discussion fulfills OurLegacy's Effective Request process.
Participates in OurLegacy's Donation After-Care Program as needed and as assigned. Effectively assists the aftercare team in planning donor family events to include Donor Family Circle Annual event and Remembrance Day.
Leads case reviews of donation discussions to evaluate and improve the effective request process.
Contributes to a positive work environment in the office, at meetings and in hospitals.
Participates in meetings and leads training events as requested
Works with the Hospital and Professional Services staff to provide educational programs for ICU teams as needed to facilitate the donation process.
Participates in national conferences and training programs to keep abreast of best practice skills in obtaining donation authorization
The expertise and experiences you'll need to succeed:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Social Work, Health Sciences, Counseling, or related field
Two years of relevant experience in a field such as Organ Donation, Psychology, Social Work or Counseling
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Master's degree in Psychology, Social Work, Health Sciences, Counseling, or related field.
Five years of previous hospital experience in a trauma or critical care setting.
Five years of experience with families making end-of-life decisions.
Five years of pastoral or hospice care experience.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.