Add to Calendar2019-09-20 08:00:002019-09-21 11:15:00Emerging Topic Conference: The Genomics Revolution
The conference will focus on genomics and the changing approach to diagnostics, management and research in adult and pediatric liver diseases.
Arlington, VA 22202
Add to Calendar2019-10-04 08:00:002019-10-05 14:00:00AASLD / EASL ALD Conference
This meeting will bridge critical gaps in ALD diagnosis, management and clinical trial design.
1 W. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
Add to Calendar2019-11-08 09:00:002019-11-12 14:00:00The Liver Meeting
The Liver MeetingÂ® is the annual must-attend event bringing together 9,500 attendees from around the world to exchange the latest research, discuss new developments in treatment outcomes, and network with other experts in the field.
Add to Calendar2019-12-14 08:00:002019-12-15 17:00:00TASL-AASLD Joint Symposium: HBV Elimination
Doctors Anna S. Lok and K. Rajender Reddy will join Dr. Jia-Horng Kao and other faculty from Taiwan to host the first TASL-AASLD Joint Symposium as part of the TASL (Taiwan Association for the Study of the Liver) Annual Meeting, December 14-15, 2019 in Taipei.
Beitou District, Taipei City
Add to Calendar2020-03-20 08:00:002020-03-21 15:00:00Emerging Topic Conference: Nuclear Receptors as Common Clinical Targets for the Treatment of Cholestatic and Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Diseases
More information is coming soon.
LiverLearningÂ® is the official eLearning portal of AASLD. Users can access educational resources by topic, speaker, event, and content type â€” including video, audio, and slide decks. Continuing education (CME/CE credits and MOC points) is available for a variety of enduring materials on the portal. All current AASLD members automatically receive complete access to LiverLearningÂ®, and non-members can purchase access for one year with a subscription.
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is searching for a Director, Transplant Services to join our executive leadership team in a newly created role.
As the largest and most experienced transplant team in central Pennsylvania, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center offers a comprehensive transplant program including living donor transplants.
Our skilled transplant team includes surgeons, nephrologists and hepatologists to provide our patients with the most advanced care throughout their transplant journeys. As a leading academic medical center and educational institution, our clinical and research efforts allow patients instant access to cutting-edge medical and surgical resources and services.
The Director of Transplant will have direct oversight of four technical cost centers including: Heart, Kidney, Liver, and Pancreas Acquisition. The Director will be responsible for the ongoing development, growth and administrative oversight of the Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Transplant Program and services. This will include promoting high standards of practice through on-going development of transplant policies, protocols and practice guidelines; leading rigorous performance improvement monitoring; support and facilitate staff education and transplant research.
As the service line leader, the Director of Transplant Services, has authority to act on all transplant performance improvement and administrative issues and initiate critical quality reviews. This individual will ensure compliance with all Federal, State and local regulations as well as maintain highest levels of quality.
As strategic partner, the Director of Transplant Services will collaborate with leadership to devise a multi-year strategic plan for all PSHMC Transplant services that are aligned with the organizational vision and missions.
As an engaging people leader, this individual will develop high performing teams focused upon service excellence for transplant patients, families, and referring providers.
As face of the transplant program, the Director, Transplant Services will participate in regional, statewide and national activities affecting the Transplant Program, and will attend and participate in local, national and international meetings and conferences to remain current regarding issues relevant to the performance of duties.
Master’s Degree in Nursing, Hospital Administration or Healthcare Related Field required
5 years of transplant leadership/management experience required
Penn State Health offers exceptional benefits including medical, dental, vision, 401K, and a competitive paid time off program to ensure that our employees enjoy strong work life balance. This is a great opportunity for an individual seeking an opportunity to advance their skills in an academic setting while working collaboratively with a team of professionals with vast experience in the field.
Why Central PA?
We are proud to possess a vibrant downtown area which affords exceptional cultural opportunities including the Hershey and Harrisburg Orchestras, museums, a highly rated amusement park, the Hershey Theater, farmer’s markets and some of the finest dining in the region. We are an easy distance from the Fulton Theater, York Little Theater, Lancaster’s Amish country, and walkable towns like Hummelstown and Lititz. For the outdoors enthusiast, we have ample opportunities for hiking, biking, rowing, and hunting. For sports lovers, we are home to the American Hockey League’s Hershey Bears, the Minor League Baseball’s Harrisburg Senators, and the United Soccer League’s Penn FC. Central Pennsylvania is an exceptional combination of rural, suburban, and city living and is also within a day trip distance of some of the country’s most famous cities – New York, Washington DC, and Philadelphia.
Hershey, PA is the birthplace of everyone’s favorite chocolate! Like our city’s founders, you will find this area to be full of socially-minded organizations and individuals working together to create an amazing place to live!
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 responsibilities.
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Union: Non Bargained
Internal Number: 17711
About Penn State Health
At Penn State Hershey, our mission is to enhance the quality of life and serve our community through improved health, the education of health professionals, and the discovery of knowledge. For us, service excellence is not only for our patients but also our employees. It means valuing each and every employee.