Christiana Care Health System is currently seeking a Part-time Blood Bank Clerk to work 40 hours in a two week period. This is an evening shift position working 3:00 pm to 11:30 pm. Every other weekend is required.
In this position you will receive specimens and process orders according to procedure, assuring proper identification is maintained. Dispense blood products with proper labeling and clerical check to assure products are issued specifically as ordered for intended recipients. You will need to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients. This requires the ability to obtain and interpret information to identify age-specific patient needs, and to provide the care needed. The selected individual will also perform record searches on patients and files all records appropriately. Pick up and deliver materials to the dumb waiter, shuttles, and pick-up sites. Answer telephone and provides requested information. Passes information appropriately and obtains technical assistance for responses as necessary.
High school Diploma required
Previous experience in specimen processing and computer entry preferred
Knowledge of blood type incompatibilities
Knowledge of specimen and registration, and product labeling and identification
Internal Number: 47179BR
About Christiana Care Health System
Christiana Care Health System is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is proudly a Nurse Magnet recognized institution. Christiana Care Health System is also one of the largest health care providers in the mid-Atlantic region, serving all of Delaware and portions of seven counties bordering the state in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with two campuses. Christiana Care is continually recognized for excellence on a regional and national level. Our role in the community is expressed in the Christiana Care Way: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in their health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."Christiana Care is a great place to work because we value diversity and recognize it to be a core part of our success. Because of the diversity of our employees, affiliated health professionals and volunteers, we are... positioned to meet the unique needs of our patients and community. We acknowledge and celebrate the uniqueness and talent of each employee. Because of our talented workforce we are able to provide a quality healthcare experience to our patients and community. We strive to create an inclusive environment in which individual diversity can be leveraged and thrive. Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.