Blood Product Collection Specialist

Post #
7500
Company
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Department
Pheresis
Hours/Shift
Full-time; Days (variable schedule)
Salary
Roswell Park offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties

Performs whole blood product collection procedures via venipuncture of autologous and allogeneic donors; performs apheresis blood product collection procedures on allogeneic donors utilizing varying manufacturer lines of apheresis technology including procedure set up and break down; monitors the donor throughout the collection procedure; documents donor medical history; documents the product collection procedure within information systems and donor charts; performs daily quality control and maintenance of equipment devices; tracks and logs consumables and reagents utilized in the collection procedure appropriately; performs donor appointment scheduling, pre-screens and registration activities; prepares blood products for transport to the processing facility.

Qualifications

The applicant must have a High School Diploma or High School Equivalency Diploma and the equivalent of two years of full-time experience as a Phlebotomist I at Roswell Park and successful completion of the Roswell Park Blood Product Collection Specialist Traineeship as governed by state regulation; or Equivalent phlebotomy and/or blood product collection experience gained at comparable institutions approved by Roswell Park may be substituted for the above experience requirement on a year-for-year basis. The preferred candidate will have previous experience in a donor center or whole blood collection experience.

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