Job Description

For questions or updates regarding your status in the application process, please contact Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center Recruitment Center at 1-866-497-6945.


Location:
Blood Center Headquarters (La Concha)

Position Title:
Medical Apheresis Nurse, RN

Hours Per Week:
40

Work Week:
M-F

Shift:
Day

Driving Position:
No

GULF COAST REGIONAL BLOOD CENTER

                                                                                        Location: 1400 La Concha in Houston, Texas 77054

TITLE/CODE:                          Medical Apheresis RN/NURSE

DEPARTMENT:                       Medical Services

 

Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center is accepting applications for a Medical Apheresis Nurse/RN. This position is responsible for the operation and performance of apheresis and therapeutic apheresis procedures on donors and patients. This role assists in the development of new procedures and review of procedures/policies pertaining to the apheresis program. Other essential duties include:

  • Performing required apheresis equipment maintenance.
  • Performing general nursing duties.
  • Evaluating and maintaining technical procedures and policies as appropriate to the apheresis program.
  • Communicating with physicians regarding patient status.
  • Adhering to policies, procedures and standards within regulatory compliance, budgetary specifications, including time management, productivity, and accuracy of practice; ensures an adequate supply inventory.
  • Maintaining all records required by AABB, FDA, and other accrediting agency or vendor standards, including procedure/patient care data forms.
  • Participating in management of and coordination of clinical research studies using apheresis, when necessary.

The successful candidate must be a Graduate of an accredited School of Professional Nursing with a current RN license in good standing. Minimum of 3 years of recent direct patient nursing experience, preferably in an acute-care hospital environment.  Prior RN experience in apheresis or acute/chronic dialysis is required. Current Texas RN license is required. Certified in Basic Life Support. To apply, visit www.giveblood.org today! We are an EOE.

EEO Statement

The Blood Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.  Qualified applicants for positions are considered without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, age, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identi t y, transgender status, military status, protected veteran status, disability status, genetic testing results or any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable law, statute, regulation or Executive Order.

Application Instructions

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