DS Nurse
Job Details
Sarasota County - Sarasota, FL
Full Time
Appropriate nursing educational program
Varied to meet department needs
Summary of Duties
  • Assists with the supervision of fixed site collection and support staff.
  • Greets and registers donors and patients. Performs all other front desk duties. Coordinates with physician or office staff for collection of products from autologous, directed and therapeutic donors and patients.
  • Determines donor suitability.
  • Performs phlebotomy for the collection of whole blood units or samples. Operates automated equipment to collect red cell, plasma and platelet products.
  • Provides post-donation care and instructions, including treatment of adverse reactions.
  • Assesses patient’s suitability for therapeutic apheresis procedures.
  • Coordinates and performs all levels of therapeutic apheresis procedures.
  • Assures proper storage of blood during collection operations and prepares for transport.
  • Performs donor record review to assure record is accurate and complete.
  • Performs QC, maintenance, calibration and validation of section equipment. Reports malfunction or deviation to manager.
  • Monitors and maintains inventory of supplies. Reports inventory levels to manager.
  • Meets established collection goals and standards.
  • Maintains a clean, safe and organized work environment.
  • Other duties as required to fulfill the organization’s mission and vision.

EDUCATION: Appropriate nursing educational program related to licensure level

LICENSURE: Current Florida LPN with central line certification

EXPERIENCE: 2 years patient care experience