Apheresis Diploma Nurse, Hoxworth Blood Center

Overview

Current UC employees must apply internally via SuccessFactors > http://bit.ly/UCEMPL

 

Hoxworth Blood Center is seeking a Registered Nurse to perform therapeutic apheresis procedures including peripheral blood stem cell collections and other specialized procedures on patients within our community.  The RN will be responsible for monitoring these patients throughout the treatment or in research collections.  Work involves both adult and pediatric patients.  Traveling between hospitals within our community to perform procedures is required.  The work schedule includes some weekends, evenings and on-call duty that is required.  This job requires a positive attitude, excellent communication and organizational skills as well as the ability to develop good customer-service relationships.

 

 

Physical Requirements:

Exposure to bio-hazardous products, chemicals and body fluids; may be exposed to unpleasant odors and adverse weather; may have to ambulate donor in cases of adverse reaction. Ability to lift up to 20 lbs required.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Graduation from an accredited registered nurse program.  Current OH RN license; must be able to obtain other state licenses as needed. Experience in intensive care, emergency or dialysis nursing, or intravenous therapy. 

 

 

This position will be a professional position paid at an hourly rate.

 

The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.

 

As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).

 

The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.

 

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