UC Irvine Medical Center Blood Donor and Therapeutic Apheresis Services Seeking experienced RN for an exciting opportunity.
We are in need of a full-time (40 hour/week) Registered Nurse with at least 1 year apheresis experience (therapeutic &/or collections). Job duties will include therapeutic apheresis in an outpatient setting as well as cross-training to cover both on-site, mobile, and off-site blood donation centers. This position will be dynamic in both duties and locations, and the candidate must be flexible and willing to travel as needed to cross-cover both therapeutic procedures and donor collections within the Orange County area.
We are especially interested in nurses with therapeutic apheresis background and strong phlebotomy skills. While staffing the outpatient apheresis clinic, nurses will reach out to patients and coordinate care with internal and vendor staff alike. Nurses will be expected to have machine set-up complete and be ready to start by patient arrival and to also to carry out safe and expeditious therapeutic apheresis procedures. Strong interpersonal skills a must as well as a commitment to excellence in the care of patients and blood donors alike.