Job Summary The Clinical Laboratory at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, Blood Bank/Transfusion Services provides testing services for inpatients and outpatients of ZSFG, Laguna Honda Hospital and District Health Centers. The incumbent provides supervision and management of the transfusion service (Blood Bank). Collaborate and coordinate with various divisions of the Clinical Laboratory, the Blood Donor Center and with all related services at ZSFG, affiliated hospitals, health centers, clinics and out-reach clients. Assure optimal safety and efficiency of all functions supervised. Ensure compliance with regulatory agencies. Must be able to work independently in an organized and efficient manner. For questions, please send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Clinical Laboratory at Zuckerberg San Francisco General is a UCSF clinical department and provides laboratory testing services for inpatients and outpatients of Zuckerberg San Francisco General or ZSFG, Laguna Honda Hospital, District Health Centers and other facilities under the auspices of the SF Public Health Department. This position performs all duties under the general supervision of the Blood Bank Director in a manner that denotes the team concept and reflects the UCSF and ZSFG mission, vision and values.Required Qualifications
Bachelor's Degree in a biological or physical science or medical technology (clinical laboratory science) from an accredited institution and/or equivalent experience/training.
A minimum of 6 years of work experience as a Licensed CLS in a Transfusion Service.
Recent (within the last 5 years) experience performing blood bank/transfusion service testing in a clinical lab.
A minimum of 5 years supervisory/management experience in Blood Bank or related clinical lab.
Possess subject matter expertise of clinical laboratory testing in blood banking/transfusion services.
Possess subject matter expertise of common and required quality management practices related to clinical laboratory testing in a transfusion service.
Possess laboratory computer skills adequate to perform the position responsibilities.
Possess excellent skills in interpersonal communication, customer service, and conflict management.
Able to compile and critically analyze information relevant to the responsibilities of the position and effectively communicate findings both verbally and in written reports.
Able to write clear and understandable technical procedures.
Able to effectively facilitate the implementation of process changes in a complex environment.
Able to work independently, under pressure; recognize and resolve problems while maintaining a high level of organization.
Able to effectively teach, coach, assess competency, and provide high-quality feed-back for staff and students.
Able to effectively manage change in a complex environment and conflict in the workplace.
Experience managing personnel in a collective bargaining environment.
Able to effectively lead and supervise a diverse group of clinical laboratory personnel.
Proficiency with using Sunquest laboratory information system.
Experience with using electronic document management software.
Possession of a California Clinical Laboratory Scientist License issued by the State Department of Health.
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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.