• Penn State Hershey Medical Center
  • Hershey , PA
  • Scientific Research
  • Full-Time
  • 500 Homestead Ln

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Days

Hours: Days

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking an

energetic and team-focused Transplant Assistant to join our team!


The transplant assistant serves as the first line resource for

patients and assists in facilitating the patient through the advanced

heart failure process. Triage a high volume of challenging patient,

provider, and emergent calls. Escalate urgent issues and results to

the coordinators and providers. Triage phone calls and faxes for the

team and support advanced heart failure operations.

A vital role in ensuring that department operations run smoothly, the

transplant assistant assists transplant coordinators with material and

chart preparation, scheduling of studies and consults, retrievals of

studies, tracking and organizing information into the database to

ensure accurate and timely documentation.


Associates Degree OR 2 years of experience in a medical office setting


Why Hershey Medical Center?

The Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center s Heart and

Vascular Institute has an excellent reputation as an international

leader in the research, development and clinical use of heart pumps

and artificial hearts. Penn State Health specialists are leading

research and clinical trials to improve knowledge, care and treatment

options for heart and vascular conditions.

Penn State Health is a growing health system that offers a competitive

salary, a collaborative and innovative environment, as well as an

exceptional benefits program that includes strong paid time off to

promote healthy life work balance.

This is an exceptional opportunity for an organized and

customer-focused individual to positively influence the experience of

our patients and their families by providing excellent operational


If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer

Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in

the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a

general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as

encompassing all duties performed within the position. All

individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will

undergo a background check appropriate for the position's


Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action

employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to

all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age,

sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national

origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to

use our online application process due to an impairment or disability,

please call ************ between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM,

Eastern Standard Time, Monday Friday, email

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Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for


Union: Non Bargained
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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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