Kentucky Blood Center
Kentucky Blood Center seeks a detail-oriented professional to lead a team focused on Blood Collections quality initiatives, and to facilitate the management and implementation of special projects. Supervises the Donor/Patient Services Nurse and related processes, and reports to the Vice President, Donor Services. Responsibilities include department planning, budgeting, employee supervision and development, quality oversight. Provides technical assistance for automated Blood Collections procedures (apheresis platelets/plasma/red cells, double red cells), and special programs. Primary contact and lead for the Dendreon collection program. Guides inter-departmental collaboration fulfilling responsibilities, process improvement plans, and finding solutions. Oversees regulatory compliance, error man-agement reporting, and procedural review and revision. Qualifications: BSN, and an active RN license required. Experience with good manufacturing practices, FDA, EU, and other regulated experience preferred. Experience with quality assurance, data analysis, and equipment/process validation highly desired. MSOffice proficiency; ability to effectively navigate other systems and web-based applications. Minimum two years of management experience required. Must be highly organized, reliable, and have outstanding interpersonal skills. Strong written and oral communication skills, solid work ethic, and a team player attitude are required. Qualified candidates must live in, or be willing to locate to, the Lexington, KY area. Click here to apply.