Learn How to Become a Transplant Nurse
Transplant nurses care for patients who receive essential organs, such as a heart or lungs, from deceased donors. As a transplant nurse, you can assist the medical team during surgery and work in post-operative care, monitoring patients for complications like organ rejection.
- Earn your BSN
- Become an RN
- Get your Basic Life Support Certification and Certified Clinical Transplant Nurse Certification
Annual Salary Range
$58,000 – 91,500
- Taking medical histories
- Ordering lab tests to confirm an organ match
- Clearing patients and donors for surgery
- Monitoring patients’ vital signs after surgery
- Transplant facilities
RN, Certified Clinical Transplant Nurse (CCTN)
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