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    About the Position: This position is for the Training and Education Coordinator who will be responsible for managing and tracking all aspects of training within the Armed Service Blood Bank Center (ASBBC) at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD. The ASBBC collects, processes, stores, and distributes quality blood products for Service members, veterans, and their families.

    Position is being filled using EHA - Critical Need Health Care Occupations.

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    Responsibilities

    • Develop a training program and ensure staff are properly trained according to requirements set forth by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), AABB, College of American Pathologists (CAP) and the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA).
    • Develop, track, and evaluate staff technical competencies using the MediaLab, Inc electronic system, as well as track WRNMMC requirements, and perform audits.
    • Work in close coordination with ASBBC Director, Technical Supervisor, and Operations Officer to develop training plans for all MLT and SBB students rotating through the ASBBC; assist staff with continuing education opportunities.
    • Provide services that may include attending mobile blood drives, screening and qualifying blood donors, lot release and shipment tasks, and quarantine verification. Become proficient in the Electronic Blood Management System.
    • Write and review standard operating procedures (SOPs) and forms. Develop new solutions to methodological problems; recognize and solve quality assurance problems; troubleshoot instruments used in testing.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11

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