McLaren Health Care Laboratory Techno BMT in Detroit, Michigan
Job Summary: Coordinates administrative and operational activities of the Bone Marrow Laboratory to support the bone marrow transplant program. Provides necessary services to manipulate, preserve and prepare human tissue for infusion.
Essential Job and Department Specific Functions:
1.Prepares human tissue for transplantation following aseptic techniques including red cell depletion, cryopreservation and purging.
2.Assists in the collection and transplantation of cells, including travel to collection site, preservation and transportation of collected tissue, preparation of tissue for transplantation and assisting in infusion.
3.Cultures tissue for transplantation and evaluates viability and quality of cells for infusion. Analyzes cultures or cryopreserved specimens by performing laboratory analysis or microscopic examination. Prepares all media used in laboratory.
4.Assists in coordinating services in treatment of transplant patients such as facilitating information transfer and scheduling procedures among hospital services, physician offices and treatment team.
5.Ensures efficient operation of the laboratory including maintenance of sterile conditions, preservation of tissues, preparation and maintenance of records and reports and maintenance of equipment, materials and supplies.
Bachelors of Science in Biology or equivalent.
One to two years experience in a bone marrow lab, blood bank or hematology lab.
Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
Primary Location: Michigan-Detroit-Karmanos Cancer Cntr/Instit
Employee Status Regular
Shift Day Job
Job Type Standard
Req ID: 20009555