Staff Assistant - Baystate Health

Req#: R28237
Category(s): Administrative Support, Staff Assistant
Full Time / Part Time: Per Diem
Shift: First

Independent Living Donor Advocate, Transplant Services

Baystate Health, a nationally recognized leader in healthcare quality and safety, is looking for a full time Donor Advocate for Transplant Services in Springfield MA

•    per diem
•    Flexible schedule, M-F

•    Wason Ave
•    Springfield MA

Baystate Health, western Massachusetts’ only academic center and tertiary care provider has a long and proud tradition of continuous learning and improvement. We educate and train hundreds of healthcare workers every year and advance knowledge about new approaches to care. At Baystate Health we know that treating one another with dignity and equity is what elevates respect for our patients and staff.  We are committed to increasing diverse representation across our organization. Together our inspired and compassionate teams manage the whole health needs of all communities in need.  


The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid published standards for Transplant Programs effective June 28, 2007. These standards require that a Living Donor Advocate is available to ensure the rights of all living donors and prospective living donors. The advocate is not a member of the recipient transplant team.

CMS and the OPTN mandate the role of an ILDA to participate in the care of all prospective donors. 
The ILDA advocates for patient autonomy and readiness and a safeguard for aspects of informed consent unique to the living donor population.  

The living donor advocate will adhere to program policies and procedures and CMS and OPTN guidelines (ILDA requirements, ILDA qualifications, and training).

Minimally Required Education: High School Diploma
Minimally Required Experience: Healthcare experience

We strive to be the place where we can help you build the career you deserve – apply today – YOU belong at Baystate!


We offer competitive total compensation. The base pay range shown above considers the wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions including knowledge/skills; relevant experience and training; education/certifications/licensure; and other business and organizational factors. This base pay range does not include our comprehensive benefits package and any incentive payments that may be applicable to this role.

You Belong At Baystate

At Baystate Health we know that treating one another with dignity and equity is what elevates respect for our patients and staff. It makes us not just an organization, but also a community where you belong. It is how we advance the care and enhance the lives of all people.



Associate of Arts (Required), Bachelor of Science


Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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