TeleHealth in Organ Transplant - the New Normal

January 21, 2021 - 2:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)


Ritu Chib-Eiven
Organ Transplant Social Worker
Hackensack Meridian Health

Joanna Gundrum, BSN, RN, CCTC
Pre Transplant Coordinator
Hackensack University Medical Center

Robert Sosnicki, MSN, ANP-BC, RN, CCTC
Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Coordinator
Hackensack University Medical Center



This webinar will discuss one center's experience transitioning to a TeleHealth clinic model while maintaining quality patient care and sustaining transplant clinic volume and will address the utility of TeleHealth in post-pandemic transplant programs to expand reach to patients and enhance patient follow-up. 


Learning Objectives:

  • To guide attendees through the background and rationale for designing a TeleHealth component to pre, post, and living donor clinics
  • Educate the attendees on the logistics involved with implementing and maintaining a TeleHealth transplant clinic model including pre transplant evaluations, post-transplant care, living donor evaluations, and a brief over view of billing considerations.
  • Discuss the future of TeleHealth use in transplant programs extending beyond the COVID-19 pandemic


Target Audience:
Transplant Administrators
Transplant Coordinators
Social Workers
Pediatric Transplant Professionals


Register for the January Webinar HERE



Upcoming webinars:


February 18, 2021
Mobile Application for Communication Increases
the Efficiency of Organ Procurement and Transplantation

Speakers:    Susan Conrad, BSN, MS; Eric Pahl, BSE; Cynthia Willis
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March 18, 2021
New York Transplant & Donation Teams: Collaborating to Defeat COVID 19
Speakers:    Dianne LaPointe Rudow, Daryle Blackstock, Linda Ohler, Helen Irving
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April 15, 2021
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May 20, 2021
Innovative Donor Management in In-House Recovery Centers
Speaker:    Lindsey Banks
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June 17, 2021
Using Online Communication Skills Training to Increase
Organ Donation Authorization

Speakers:    Laura Siminoff, PhD; Gerard Alolod, MA, MPhil
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August 19, 2021
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September 16, 2021
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Speaker:    Michelle Jesse
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October 21, 2021
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November 18, 2021
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December 16, 2021
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Continuing Education:

NATCO will award continuing education certificates to participants who attend this webinar. CE records are maintained by the NATCO Executive Office for a period of seven years. This program has been approved by the American Board for Transplant Certification for 1.0 Category 1 CEPTC.

Members may register at no cost. There is a fee of $35.00 for non-members.

We encourage your organization to register as a group. You may have an unlimited number of attendees per connection. Please designate one person as the group leader. Only the group leader registers. The group leader will be responsible for verifying the attendance of members of the group for the purpose of distributing CE credits.