Plasma Center Technician

  • BioLife Plasma Services
  • Houston, TX 77065, USA
  • Mar 07, 2018
Full time Nurse Other Skilled Labor

Job Description

Responsible for all Medical History job skills in order to screen new and repeat donors for eligibility to donate; and/or perform entry-level Phlebotomy floor skills as assigned and trained to complete.

All below listed responsibilities must be completed in compliance with federal, state, local and company-specific regulations related to quality of product, employee and donor safety, and to the proper performance of day-to-day activities. Employees must also maintain complete and accurate records, in accordance with cGMP.

  • Committed to meet customer service expectations (30%)
    • Greet donors as they enter and exit the donor floor.
    • Answer phones within reasonable timeframe.
    • Maintain orderly filing system, purging records as needed.
  • May perform all required duties in the area of Medical History (including, but not limited to): (50%)
  • Take and record donor pulse, blood pressure, and temperature measures and monitor electronic donor questionnaire system.
  • Perform fingerstick, test sample, and record other donor measures to include hematocrit, total protein and weight.
  • Enter donor information into the Donor Information System (DIS).
  • Prepare and assemble new and repeat donor charts.
  • Coordinate donors to donor floor and compensate donors using the Debit Card system
  • May perform specific entry-level duties in the area of Phlebotomy including: (20%)
  • Install, prime, and disconnect disposable sets on the plasmapheresis machines.
  • Operate, maintain, and perform trouble-shooting of plasmapheresis machines within scope of training. Refer advanced trouble-shooting to certified technicians.
  • Monitor donors during donation process and respond to donor reactions.
  • Maintain and calibrate equipment.
  • Stock supplies, break down empty cartons and assist with proper disposal.