Blood Bank MT Coordinator: 40 Hours Per Week (AMs)
Ascension St. Mary - Chicago
Location: 2233 West Division Street Chicago, IL 60622
Shift: AM shift, Weekend and/or Holiday Rotation
We are a highly reliable scientific organization building a culture of service. Our commitment advances the health, wellness, and continuity of care in the communities we serve. We are one of the largest integrated laboratory networks serving hospitals in the Midwest region. Our network includes 32 hospitals and multiple physician offices.
WHAT WILL YOU DO
This individual is responsible for taking a leadership role in the Blood Bank Department. He/she will perform waived, moderate, and high complexity tests as authorized. Responsibilities will include training new employees in training in Blood Bank Department, specimen collection as needed, specimen processing, test performance, and reporting test results. In addition, this individual will participate fully in all quality control procedures and comply with quality assurance and quality management standards as outlined by the department, JCAHO, CAP, CLIA, and other applicable agencies. Individuals in this position will carry out administrative duties as assigned by the Director.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Bachelor's degree in medical technology or clinical laboratory science from an accredited institution and have one year of laboratory training or experience, or both, in a high complexity laboratory setting.
At least two years of experience in a clinical laboratory is required. Leadership experience is preferred.
ASCP certification and previous Blood Bank coordinator experience is preferred.