You’ll teach patients and donors about the risks associated with transplant surgery and how to look after themselves after being discharged.
You’ll dress wounds, administer medications, monitor patients’ vital signs after surgery, and watch out for infections and organ rejection.
Ambulatory surgical units
Organ transplant facilities
Work as a Registered Nurse for two years, including 12 months of experience working with organ transplant patients.
Pass the Certified Clinical Transplant Nurse exam through the American Board for Transplant Certification.
You’re ready to work as a Transplant Nurse.
Notes on Nursing Podcast
Nephrology Nursing and Transplant Care With Nicole McCormickNephrology nursing and advances in transplant care are the topics of this Get to Know Nurse episode. In this episode of Nursing Notes Live, I chat with nurse Nicole DeFeo McCormick, MS, MBA, APRN, NP-C, CCTC a nurse practitioner with the University of Colorado Hospital in Aurora, Colorado. We talk about trends in nephrology and transplant...The post Nephrology Nursing and Transplant Care With Nicole McCormick appeared first on Nursing Notes Live.2017-01-27T09:28:12Z