• Autotransfusionist

    Job Number
    240159
    Facility
    Banner Staffing Service AZ
    Department
    Banner Staffing Services-AZ
    Address : Street
    1501 North Campbell Ave
    Address : Location
    US-AZ-Tucson
    Work Schedule
    Varied
    Position Type
    BR: Banner Registry
    Posting Category
    Laboratory
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    The future is full of possibilities. At Banner Staffing Services, we’re excited about what the future holds for health care. Our team has come together with the common goal: Make health care easier, so life can be better.  If you’re ready to change lives, we want to hear from you.

     

    As the internal staffing (registry) provider for Banner Health, Banner Staffing Services (BSS) provides opportunities within one of the country’s leading health systems. The BSS team is dedicated to providing personal attention and professional support for its employees. Registry opportunities are a great way to market your skills within Banner Health. As a BSS employee, you are eligible to apply (at any time) as an internal applicant to any regular full-time or part-time opportunities within Banner Health.            

     

    In addition, registry employment through BSS offers:

    • Competitive wages
    • Paid orientation
    • Flexible Schedules (select positions)
    • Fewer Shifts Cancelled
    • Weekly pay
    • 403(b) Pre-tax retirement plan
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Employee wellness program
    • Discount Entertainment tickets
    • Restaurant/Shopping discounts
    • Auto Purchase Plan

     

    BSS Registry positions do not have guaranteed hours and no medical benefits package is offered. BSS requires: Completion of post-offer Occupational Health physical assessment, drug screen and background check (includes; employment, criminal and education).

                

     

     

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    About Banner Staffing Service AZ
    Supporting Banner Health, Banner Staffing Services offers a world of opportunities to make an impact on one of the country's leading health systems. In addition, Staffing Services provides the best training in the business, so you can hit the ground running as you enjoy unequaled clinical variety, professional flexibility and lifestyle choices. We provide registry and travel assignments throughout the western United States. The registry allows you to create your own schedule by offering opportunities in a variety of hospital, home care and primary care settings. Banner Travel offers short-term assignments of three twelve-hour shifts per week. Our pay rates are highly competitive, and we offer training in the country's most advanced simulation center. You will also enjoy the stability only an organization as large and successful as Banner Health can offer.

     

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    Stage7-2013

    About Banner Health
    Banner Health is one of the largest, nonprofit health care systems in the country and the leading nonprofit provider of hospital services in all the communities we serve. Throughout our network of hospitals, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, physician practices and more, our skilled and compassionate professionals use the latest technology to make health care easier, so life can be better. The many locations, career opportunities, and benefits offered at Banner Health help to make the Banner Journey unique and fulfilling for every employee.

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    Job Summary

    Provides blood recovery services to the Operating Rooms, Intensive Care Units, Post-Operative Anesthesia Care Units, Emergency Departments, Catheterization Labs, Labor and Delivery as well as providing Platelet Gel for patients in assigned facility and the Southern Arizona Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA) Clinic 24/7. Position has limited supervision with a great deal of autonomy while working in a unique environment that provides many opportunities to participate in cutting edge technology and procedures.

     

    Essential Functions

    • Performs required clinical tasks involving Blood Recovery and Platelet Gel.

     

    • Evaluates patients to determine candidacy for Blood Recovery procedures and selects appropriate equipment to use for procedure.

     

    • Serves as mentor/resource/preceptor for other team members.

     

    • Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with all team members, physicians and hospital personnel.

     

    • Records and documents accurately all procedures per Food and Drug Administration (FDA), American Association of Blood Banks (AABB), College of American Pathologist (CAP), Joint Commission (JC) guidelines. Enters procedures into database.

     

    • Maintains, cleans, decontaminates, and stocks all equipment.

     

    • Performs Point of Care Testing (POCT). Conducts Quality Control/Analysis (QA/QC) on POCT machines and Blood Recovery Equipment.

     

    • Performs phlebotomy.

     

     

    Minimum Qualifications

    Bachelors or Associates Degree in science or related field or equivalent experience.

    Current Basic Life Support/Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (BLS/CPR) for Healthcare Providers course completion card. Valid Drivers License in good standing.

    Possesses a basic knowledge of human anatomy and physiology, sterile technique, quality control/analysis (QA/QC), Point of Care Testing (POCT) of lab specimens, computer databases and troubleshooting.Demonstrates effective decision making and organizational skills in response to changes in shift operations or emergency situations. Ability to resolve concerns in a prompt and effective manner. Possesses a calm demeanor in difficult and stressful situations. Skilled in troubleshooting and resolving all equipment issues in an effective composed manner while in a stressful and disagreeable environment. Ability to think creatively to solve problems or suggest improvements to the department and organization as a whole. Possesses effective communication skills to facilitate dissemination of critical information to physicians, team members and other hospital personnel. Uses common sense in all situations. Complete knowledge and understanding of FDA, AABB, CAP, JC and other agencies governing Blood Recovery policies, procedures, protocols and processes.

    Preferred Qualifications

    Prior experience in Blood Recovery.Certified Perioperative Blood Management Technologist (C-PBMT).Prior experience in operating room, hospital or healthcare.Phlebotomy experience.

    Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

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