LifeSource is a nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives through organ, eye and tissue donation in the Upper Midwest. It's our privilege to serve the 7 million people who live in communities across Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and portions of western Wisconsin.
We're dedicated to working with our hospital and community partners to support donor families, manage the donation process and educate our communities to create a culture of donation. We're a passionate and committed cross-functional team who believe in our vision that everyone shares the gift of life. Each of our team members plays an integral role in our life-saving work, using their unique talents and contributions to further our mission.
At LifeSource, we’re relentlessly pursuing a day where those in need of a life-saving or life-enhancing organ, eye or tissue transplant receive that gift. By joining the LifeSource team, you will have the chance to positively impact your neighbors in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin – maybe someone in your very own community.
LifeSource is seeking a part-time (20 hours per week) Donor Family Advocate responsible for engaging in providing a wide range of support for donor families, establishing rapport, providing compassionate support and offering opportunities for participation in aftercare programs, across the donor service area. The Donor Family Advocate will ontinually develop and maintain effective donor family services programs which honor the gift of organ, eye, and tissue donation, collaborate closely with LifeSource clinical team members for donation details and to develop a family support plan and remain aware and sensitive to diversity of all kinds while working with families and hospital staff. The Donor Service Advocate will also engage in organization-wide expertise of continuum of care for donor families and align daily activities with the strategic and operational goals of the organization.
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Guide the transition of care for donor families from the time of donation to the aftercare process, establishing rapport, providing compassionate support, and offering opportunities for participation in aftercare programs, across the donor service area.
Coordinate and execute professional communication connections between donor family members and organ, tissue, and eye recipients to share information and reinforce positive outcomes of donation.
Collaborate in organizational efforts to ensure excellence in continuum of care for donor families.
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Why Join LifeSource:
Since 1989, the LifeSource team has worked with our regions’ diverse communities to break down barriers to donation. Bringing a rich diversity of perspectives and experience to our organization at all levels strengthens our ability to serve our community and fulfill our mission. Our values embody how we engage in our work - respect, advocacy, accountability, life and innovation. More information on our continued work toward diversity, equity, and inclusion can be found on our website.
We set our team up for success by providing comprehensive on-boarding, as well as on-going personal and career development. Team members are offered traditional benefits such as health, vision, dental, and life insurance, generous PTO, and 401k matching. We also support our team through non-traditional benefits such as tuition reimbursement, resiliency coaching, and HSA employer contributions.
LifeSource is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and welcoming workplace with opportunities for all talent to thrive. We are an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourage BIPOC, LGBTQIA+, veterans, persons with disabilities, members of marginalized communities, and non-traditional applicants to apply.
This position is currently not accepting applications.
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