University of Utah Job Description
The Eligibility Specialist is responsible for the determination of eligibility of ocular tissue and for the timely release of donor charts. Leads the medical review training and ensures that donor charts are reviewed in a timely manner to assist tissue allocation.
Bachelor's degree in biology, chemistry, other related scientific discipline, or equivalency (one year of education can be substituted for two years of related work experience); one year experience in eye, tissue or organ donation and experience with interpreting EBAA and FDA regulation. Demonstrated human relation and effective communication skills also required. Certification as an Eye Bank Technician required within one year of hire.
Experience with medical terminology is preferred.
Care is appropriate to the population served
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
The Eligibility Specialist is supervised by the ULEB Communication Supervisor under the direction of the ULEB Medical Director, completes all duties related to the evaluation, processing, storage, and distribution of eye tissue. The Eligibility Specialist completes a formal training period prior to assuming these responsibilities.
250 East 200 South, Suite 125,
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
Phone: 801.581.2169 Email: AskHR@utah.edu
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