The Blood Donor Center currently has three locations: Campus Blood Donor Center, Medical Center Blood Donor Center, and Mobile Collection sites. The incumbent will be assigned to a primary area but will be expected to work in all three areas as needed and is responsible for the accurate donor selection and follow through of identification and remediation of deficiencies in screening procedures. Sets-up and performs various apheresis and whole blood collection procedures including identification of donor reactions and appropriate intervention. Assists with patient / donor education and follow-up and uses the Nursing Process to assess, plan, intervene, and evaluate patient / donor care. May be required to ct as a charge nurse at any of the three areas as needed.
Rate Minimum $43.46 Midpoint $51.56 Maximum $59.66
Ability to communicate in person, with a wide range of people in an effective professional manner
Ability to maintain flexibility and work well in a constantly changing environment
Ability to read, write and communicate effectively in English
Ability to work flexible hours and flexible locations including evenings, nights, weekends & holidays.
Basic Life Support
Competent in venipuncture or venipuncture certification
Current California RN license
Demonstrated knowledge and practice of infection control techniques
One year of RNexperience doing apheresis patient/donor collections
Strong customer service orientation
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Understanding of FDA, DHS, AABB, CAP, Title 22, Joint Commission, and CDC guidelines