Procurement Surgeon
Job Details
Bellevue - Bellevue, WA
Description

LifeCenter Northwest, LCNW, an Organ Procurement Organization headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, has a rare opportunity for a full-time Abdominal Organ Recovery Surgeon. The surgeon will join our expert team of three surgical organ recovery specialists who have decades of experience in organ recovery.  Our team is committed to outstanding surgical outcomes and we are interested in supporting the professional development of the right candidate. 

The ideal candidate is one who has surgical training in the field of transplantation or surgical recovery process, is driven to work collaboratively with our transplant centers to optimize donation outcomes, is a team player, is committed to the Pacific Northwest, and embraces continuous improvement.  The Abdominal Organ Recovery Surgeon is primarily accountable for the surgical recovery process: surgical dissection, removal, and preparation of selected donor organs for transplantation in the operative setting. As such, it is the responsibility of the Recovery Surgeon to assist in efforts to increase the availability of organs for transplantation and research by providing high-quality recovery services within the LifeCenter’s service area.

 

 

Qualifications

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

  • MD, DO, or experienced Procurement professional.
  • Completion of an abdominal transplant fellowship or significant experience within the last two years in kidney, liver, and pancreas procurement.
  • Able to provide 24/7 on-call coverage for up to 34 weeks per year.  This would include primary and secondary call coverage to be scheduled with the team.
  • Ability to work both independently and a part of a team.
  • Ability to cope with high levels of stress and able to handle a heavy workload.
  • Ability to travel in light or commercial aircraft and drive in order to meet all job duties and responsibilities.

 

The Pacific Northwest is considered one of the most desirable locations in the country for professionals and their families.  We offer competitive salary and benefits as well as limited relocation reimbursement.

Qualified candidates may contact Dominic Adorno, Vice President, Clinical Operations at dominic.adorno@lcnw.org. 

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