MD Anderson Cancer Center Coord, Nurse Transplantation- Stem Cell Transplantation Center in Houston, Texas

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is ranked the nation's top hospital for cancer care by U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals." MD Anderson's mission is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation and the world through exceptional programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention.

The ideal candidate must have an ADN and/or BSN degree with at least two years of oncology clinical nursing experience.

SALARY RANGE: $68,800 $86,000 $103,200

Job Summary-

Performs patient assessments, develops a patient care plan, coordinates tests, performs/orders appropriate therapies and coordinates clinical care for BMT patients. Coordinates the bone marrow, stem cell and blood transplantation program for patients. Performs searches for 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 internally 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.


Required: Associate's degree in Nursing.

Preferred: Bachelor's degree in Nursing.


Required: Two years oncology clinical nursing.

Preferred: Bachelor's degree in Nursing.


Required: Current State of Texas Professional Nursing license (RN).

Preferred: Oncology Nurse Certification (OCN).

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.