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The Donor Center RN, Registered Nurse 8-Hr provides safe, cost-effective donor care through the health experience, according to established standards (FDA, CAP, & AABB) utilizing the nursing process, within the scope of practice of Registered Nursing, for the (department name) at MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center. Primarily functions as a Donor Center Nurse responsible for screening donors, perform certain pre-qualifying tests, collection of both whole blood and plateletpheresis products, monitoring the donor for adverse reactions, post-donation care, perform quality control & equipment preventive maintenance, and documentation that meets all regulatory requirements.
A current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in California is required.
A current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (CPR & AED) certification is also required
A Bachelor's degree in Nursing (BSN) is also required unless waived by Nurse Executive Council review
The ideal candidate will have 1) nursing experience in (Donor Center specialty) in an acute care hospital, 2) knowledge of Donor Center regulations, i.e., FDA, CAP, & AABB, and 3) phlebotomy experience for drawing donors for whole blood and plateletpheresis donations.
Internal Number: LON005451
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