Community Blood Center Phlebotomist (Donor Care Tech I) in Overland Park, Kansas
This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11369224 Position Summary:Under the supervision of the Collection Supervisor, performs donor suitability, histories, and blood collection procedures. Ensures the safety of the donor and safety, purity, and potency of the blood collected. Assists in the set-up and break down of the mobile site equipment before and after the mobile (if applicable). Performs various regulated functions related to the care of the blood after collections, including storage and transportation. Promotes positive image of CBC to the community.Essential FunctionsPerforms donor interview and evaluates suitability of donor for donation based on current SOP criteria.Determines donor hemoglobin by obtaining a finger-stick sample.Takes and documents donor blood pressure, pulse, and temperature.Performs blood collection procedures according to SOPs, including QC, skin preparation, phlebotomy, obtaining tub samples, and removing needles.Attends to donor's comfort and safety post donation, including those having reactions or complications to the procedure and notifying collection supervisor.Maintains confidentiality of all information regarding donors.Labels all blood collection materials according to SOP.Cares for blood after collections, including segmenting, providing temporary storage, and transportation to the center when necessary.Assists in unloading, assembling, maintaining, dismantling, and reloading equipment and supplies.Complies with CBC safety policies and procedures.Demonstrates excellent customer service when dealing with donors, members of the community, and co-workers.Exhibits professionalism in dress, personal grooming, and hygiene.Maintains prompt and regular attendance.Must be able to confidently communicate and interpret intermediate information in English to members of the public and CBC staff.Other FunctionsAnswers donor questions regarding donor criteria and blood donations.Performs data entry when donors present to donate (as applicable).Completes paperwork relating to daily operations.Maintains a safe and clean work environment.Stays current with all changes by attending all scheduled in-services.Re-stocks supplies as needed.Assists with special projects and other duties as assigned relevant to the position.Must have and maintain a valid driver's license and clean driving record. All tickets, suspension must be reported to supervisor.