IRL Technologist

Community Blood Center of the Carolinas
Charlotte, NC

(Full Time, Charlotte Office). The Immunohematology Reference Laboratory Technologist will perform immunohematology testing for patients and fulfill special blood product orders as requested. Employee will coordinate with the hospital customer and other departments to ensure that specialty blood product requests are met and/or resolve any issues that may arise. Functions: Ensure inventory availability of special blood products by screening and maintaining optimal levels for patient needs. Freeze and deglycerolizes red cell units as needed for stock or patient use. Import special blood products for inventory as necessary and place into proper storage units. Perform antigen screening to fulfill special product requests and to maintain minimum pre-screened units. Perform labeling of blood products as necessary. Perform patient testing as ordered, included but not limited to o ABO/Rh Typing, o Antibody Identifications using cell panels, elution kits, treated cells, adsorption methods, o Antibody Screens and o Phenotype patient red cells. Perform QC of reagents and kits in accordance with SOP. Please email resumes to Ben Pryor at bpryor@cbcc.us.