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Northwell Health


Lake Success, NY, United States

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Cardiac Trauma Blood Bank Technologist- Part Time


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Category:

Blood Bank Manager & Supervisor

Title:

Cardiac Trauma Blood Bank Technologist- Part Time

Location:

Bay Shore, NY, United States 

Zip Code:

11706
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Employment Type:

PRN/Part time
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Job Requirements:

At Northwell Health we are using laboratory data, we are redefining the way healthcare is delivered locally, regionally and nationally. We are seeking dedicated laboratory professionals –achievers and leaders who are passionate about improving patient outcomes. Why join the Southside Hospital team?
  • Level II Trauma Center
  • Complex cases
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • 18% growth at Southside Hospital in three years​
Apply now: http://bit.ly/2pPlaVc​

About Northwell Labs
  • 2,000+ lab employees 
  • 30M+ test performed each year in one of our 16 hospital labs
  • 13M tests performed in our Central Lab
  • Innovative technology, including the first fully robotic lab systems in the country
  • Exceptional growth including a new 110,000 sq. ft. general laboratory
  • Exciting new challenges at our new, state-of-the-art, 40,000 sq. ft microbiology laboratory
  • Professional development opportunities in a variety of settings
Northwell Health is New York State’s largest health care provider and private employer, with 23 hospitals, more than 650 outpatient facilities and nearly 15,000 affiliated physicians. We care for over two million people annually in the New York metro area and beyond, thanks to philanthropic support from our communities. Our 66,000 employees – 15,000-plus nurses and 4,000 employed doctors, including members of Northwell Health Physician Partners – are working to change health care for the better. We’re making breakthroughs in medicine at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. We're training the next generation of medical professionals at the visionary Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies.

Job Description:

We’re making a big impact on a microscopic level. Are you Made for this?


Cardiac Trauma Blood Bank Technologist- Part Time 
Performs a variety of diversified and complex blood bank laboratory tests. Processes various blood samples in accordance with regulatory requirements, policies and procedures. Issues blood components following established guidelines for cardiovascular surgeries and massive transfusion protocols. May perform teaching duties related to training students and new employees.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Performs STAT pre transfusion testing and follows established guidelines for uncross matched and urgent blood release.
  • Performs the preparation and releasing of multiple blood products under emergency situations for cardio vascular and trauma patients as described in protocol.
  • Monitors blood use and prospectively ensures product readiness via thawing, pooling and testing of blood units STAT.
  • Reviews the appropriateness of the blood and components requests per physician orders and releases as transfusion guidelines indicate for monitoring of blood utilization.
  • Prepares and reviews operating room schedule for patient readiness of cardio vascular patients for release of blood to operating room refrigerator prior to surgical event.
  • Supports physician efforts to improve hemostasis for cardiac and trauma patients with coagulopathies, surgical and traumatized bleeding by providing blood components in an efficient and expedited manner for positive outcome.
  • Performs a variety of diversified and complex laboratory tests.
    • Sets up apparatus, instruments and supplies for laboratory procedures.
    • Performs basic troubleshooting and preventative maintenance activities for laboratory instruments.
    • Employs standard procedures and techniques to conduct tests, maintains standards of quality control, and investigates out-of-control results, as required.
    • Observes and evaluates test results, and records necessary data on laboratory reports and notifies supervisory staff in time related to problems.
  • May perform a variety of teaching duties related to training of students, new employees, etc., and participates in ongoing education assignments.
  • Performs related duties, as required.
Qualifications 
  • High School Diploma or equivalent, required. Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Technology, Basic Science or related field, preferred.
  • Licensed by New York State Education Department (NYSED) as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist (or as appropriate to area of assignment), required.
  • Minimum of one (1) year work experience and/or training specific to blood bank, required.

Job ID:

30769