The Nurse II performs Blood Donor qualification screening and blood product collection procedures in the RPCI Donor Center utilizing venipuncture and apheresis techniques. Routine responsibilities include donor eligibility screening, assessment, venous access, procedure initiation, donor monitoring, and procedure documentation. Other routine duties include equipment set up/breakdown, blood product transport preparation, and donor management during collection procedures. Primary Function: Peforms phlebotomy and venipuncture for Whole Blood and Platelet pheresis procedures for the purpose of providing blood products for RPCI patients; monitors donors throughout whole blood and platelet pheresis procedures; maintains donor and product safety while adhering to all compliance mandated by State, Federeal, and other accrediting agencies.
Applicants must have a License to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of New York and have graduated from an accredited school of nursing. In addition, Nurse II applicants must have either one year of full-time oncology experience; one year of full time critical care experience; or three years of medical surgical experience in an acute care setting. The preferred candidate will have experience in a Blood Collection Facility, Phlebotomy experience, and excellent customer service and communication skills. The preferred candidate will also possess the ability to work with a diverse population.
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