Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center
Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center is looking for a Medical Apheresis RN/Nurse for its newly expanded, state-of-the-art apheresis center. This person is responsible for patient/donor care during apheresis procedures and must be able to apply the nursing process with patients and donors. Duties include: assisting in the development of new procedures, performing required equipment maintenance, evaluating and maintaining technical procedures, communicating with physicians regarding patient status, remaining current on national standards and trends in the area of apheresis and making appropriate suggestions as to necessary changes or updates, maintaining all records required by AABB, FDA and other accrediting agency or vendor standards, participating in management and coordination of clinical research studies if necessary. Qualifications for this position are: a graduate degree from an accredited School of Professional Nursing, a current RN license, three years of recent direct patient care nursing experience (preferably in an acute-care setting), demonstrated proficiency in peripheral intravenous access, certification in Basic Life Support or ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support). For more information or to apply, click here. Contact name, address and telephone number: Tracy Reynolds Talent Acquisition Manager, 1400 La Concha Lane, Houston, Texas 77054-1802; Phone: (713) 791-6395.