Associate Medical Director, Versiti Blood Center of Wisconsin
Versiti Blood Center of Wisconsin (Versiti WI) invites applications for a full-time clinical Associate Medical Director position. The successful candidate will join our team of clinical transfusion medicine (TM) physicians who oversee blood bank and apheresis coverage at our partner hospitals. Clinical responsibilities include transfusion medicine consultations, medical oversight of plasma exchange, red cell exchange, photopheresis, LDL apheresis and cellular collections. Interest in coagulation/hemostasis is preferred. Teaching opportunities are numerous and encouraged as well as opportunities for clinical research.
Versiti is an affiliation of blood centers in Wisconsin, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan and Ohio, including the Versiti Blood Research Institute which is in the Milwaukee area. The latter is the largest blood focused research institute in the United States which houses over 30 basic, translational, and clinical researchers. The annual number of blood donors across Versiti is more than 500,000.
Responsibilities for this position:
As part of the Versiti Wisconsin Clinical TM Team, this physician will support and assist in medical leadership and direction of the Transfusion Service at our partner hospitals. This physician will provide patient care for therapeutic apheresis and cell therapy collections, consult with physicians concerning TM practice and problems, promote blood management and quality improvement projects. Other duties include on-call coverage as related to the care and safety of transfusion recipients within the hospitals served by Versiti.
Versiti is a fusion of donors, scientific curiosity, and precision medicine that recognize the gifts of blood and life are precious.
We are home to the world-renowned Blood Research Institute, we enable life saving gifts from our donors, and provide the science behind the medicine through our diagnostic laboratories.
Versiti brings together outstanding minds with unparalleled experience in transfusion medicine, transplantation, stem cells and cellular therapies, oncology and genomics, diagnostic lab services, and medical and scientific expertise. This combination of skill and knowledge results in improved patient outcomes, higher quality services and reduced cost of care for hospitals, blood centers, hospital systems, research and educational institutions, and other health care providers.
At Versiti, we are passionate about improving the lives of patients and helping our healthcare partners thrive.
We are Blood Health Innovators who enhance lives through discovery, diagnosis, and treatment.
We will expand the frontiers of patient health through the integration of science, medicine, and service.
AABB (Association for the Advancement of Blood & Biotherapies) is an international, not-for-profit organization representing individuals and institutions involved in the fields of transfusion medicine and biotherapies. The Association works collaboratively
to advance the field through the development and delivery of standards, accreditation and education programs. AABB is dedicated to its mission of improving lives by making transfusion medicine and biotherapies safe, available and effective worldwide.