MD Anderson Cancer Center Coordinator, Transplantation - Stem Cell Transplantation MUD in Houston, Texas

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston is one of the world's most respected centers focused on cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. It was named the nation's No. 1 hospital for cancer care in U.S. News & World Report's 2018 rankings. It is one of the nation's original three comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute.

The Transplantation Coordinator coordinates the bone marrow, stem cell and blood transplantation program for MDACC patients. Performs searches for matched unrelated donors on national registries and maintains status reports. Schedules patient tests, keeps patients/families updated on donor searches and test results, and arranges admissions. Coordinates patient benefits; ensures financial clearance. Arranges or physically couriers donor products. Travels nationally and internationally with little notice to courier, monitor and manipulate donor products to ensure viability. Collaborates with physicians, department management, data managers and research nurses to complete and document patient care. Maintains donor and recipient confidentiality. Responsible for collection and submission of charges for search process. Educates patients and general public regarding the transplantation/search process.

The salary range is: min-$68,600, mid-$86,000 and max-$103,200.

KEY FUNCTIONS

MUD

Performs searches for matched unrelated donors through national/international registries and maintains status reports. Also maintains search transfers, CT arrivals and precollect samples as needed.

Patient Tracking

Schedules patient tests, keeps patients/families updated on donor searches and test results, and arranges

admissions

Collaborates with physicians, department management,

data managers and research nurses to complete and document patient care.

Administrative

Completes all required forms (patient updates, form 22, etc) in a timely manner. Also maintains patient/donor correspondence. Provides lab packs with courier information to SCT processing lab.

EDUCATION

Required: Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology, Biology or other health care related field.

EXPERIENCE

Required: Two years of laboratory or human leukocyte antigen (HLA) experience.

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.htm

Additional Information

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 68,800

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 86,000

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 103,200