Catholic Health Initiatives QA Coordinator - Blood Procurement(Days) Full-Time in HOUSTON, Texas
QA Coordinator - Blood Procurement(Days) Full-Time
BaylorSt. Luke’s Medical Center
A quaternary care facility that is home of the Texas Heart® Institute, a
world-class cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962
by Denton A. Cooley, MD–consistently ranked as one of the nation’s best in
Cardiovascular Services & Heart Surgery.
The first hospital in Texas and the Southwest designated a Magnet®
hospital for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center,
receiving the award four consecutive times. Baylor St. Luke’s is home to three
freestanding community emergency centers (Holcombe, Pearland, and San Felipe)
offering adult and pediatric care–treating more than 51,000 patients annually.
The hospital holds a collaborative partnership with Baylor College of Medicine
and affiliations with The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, The
University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston), Houston Baptist University, and
Prairie View A&M University.
Accountable for staff training, quality competency checks, and
annual competency review for new and existing Blood Procurement staff.
Accountable for Blood Procurement and Transfusion Service continuous
quality enhancement programs including departmental reporting, tracking, and
follow-up reporting for Pathology Quality Plan, Transfusion Committee Reporting
and TAC sub-committee. Must review and oversee quality control, outside
testing, and completion of donor /patient pre-donation, donation and
Degree - science or related field
Minimum Knowledge, Skills,and Abilities:
blood donor cards/ testing and other documents to insure all the appropriate/
complete documentation to provide safe blood products for our patients. Follow
testing to completion for donor related activities
for new personnel training, quality competency checks, and annual competency
review for new and existing Blood Procurement staff
that proper quality is being done and that it meets expected criteria. Report,
track, and integrate information for both programs.
and report Blood Procurement and Transfusion Service Continuous Quality
Enhancement programs. Report directly in the Pathology meetings and Transfusion
Committees. Interact directly with the Medical Director and regulatory agencies
on the Quality Programs and issues
review and revise, as needed departmental policies to comply with AABB, FDA,
CAP, and JCAHO standards
with maintenance of supplies inventory, time management, and other departmental
programs as needed. Assist with financial management of supplies and ordering
to contain costs and use personnel appropriately.
the department managers in Functions related to quality or compliance. Assist
with computer Functions including validations, upgrades, and additions of
Job Allied Health
Primary Location TEXAS-HOUSTON-ST LUKES MEDICAL CENTER
Daily Schedule Days
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2017-R0132125