Lindsay Smith

RN, MSN
Transplant Quality Director
Vanderbilt Transplant Center
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Patient Group: Adult, Pediatric & Neonatal
Areas of Practice: In-patient, Living Donation, Post-transplant, Pre-Transplant

Brief Bio

Lindsay Smith is the Director of Quality for the Vanderbilt Transplant Center. She graduated in 2006 with a Bachelor’s Degree in biology and nursing from Belmont University. She worked as a transplant and oncology nurse for 6 years before deciding to pursue her master’s degree. She graduated from Vanderbilt University School of nursing in 2013 with a Master’s in Healthcare Leadership. Her passion for quality lead her to the Vanderbilt transplant center in 2013, where she is currently the quality director for the transplant center.

Past Involvement: National Transplantation Leadership Council, Advancement Series - Transplantation Focus Faculty Workgroup, Mentorship Program - Mentor - Transplantation Focus, Workgroup - Transplantation Executive Insights
Current Involvement: National Transplantation Leadership Council, Advancement Series - Transplantation Focus Faculty Workgroup, Presenter, Workgroup - Transplantation Executive Insights

Alliance Presentations

Acceptance SM 170237839

Offer Acceptance Practices: An Exploration of the Current & Future Landscape

Thursday, June 23, 2022, at 3:00pm

To effectively evaluate the extent and impact of variability of organ acceptance practices throughout the US, it’s important to understand the new transplant center metrics and their intended goal to increase operational efficiencies in organ allocation. The course aims to increase knowledge and awareness surrounding organ offer acceptance practices through an in-depth review of the updated organ offer filters and the recently approved MPSC transplant metric based on organ offer acceptance ratio.

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