15 August 2016

Advanced EMT / Parmedic $3000 Sign On Bonus!

Employer: Grifols
Location:  Colorado Springs, USA


*Grifols is offering a $3,000 sign on bonus for the selected candidate*
(paid after 6 months of continued employment)
We’re Grifols, an international plasma manufacturer headquartered in Barcelona, Spain. We serve healthcare professionals and patients in over 90 countries, have an unmatched record of product safety, and are the largest plasmapheresis company in the world. We offer full healthcare benefits, tuition reimbursement, and some of our Academy courses even count for college credit!
If you enjoy providing excellent customer service in an environment built around teamwork and trust, then consider furthering your career with us as a Center Medical Specialist! Please read on ...

Under the supervision of the Medical/Laboratory Director and Center Management ensure donor suitability, product integrity and the continued good health of donors through the compliance with Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations and Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) Manual guidelines. A Traveling CMS may require routine travel up to 100%.

Primary responsibilities for role:
Promote customer satisfaction through appropriate interaction and responsiveness to customer needs.
Builds rapport with donors to ensure overall customer satisfaction with the center to support long term donation.
Selection of suitable plasmapheresis donors by performing physical examinations and taking medical histories on all donors through the use of FDA approved Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) Manual, current State and Federal guidelines, OSHA, CLIA, CGMP, all internal company procedures and personal education and experience.
Responsible for donor awareness to potential hazards.
Administration of donor consent form.
Provides Donor education on trends identified regarding general health assessment completed at the Center.
Provides counseling to Donors regarding unacceptable test results.
Evaluates and manages donor injuries and adverse events.
Performs evaluations of any history of illness or medications to ensure continued donor suitability.
Ensures Donor medical information is complete and accurate prior to donation.
Review of donor screening test to ensure eligibility of continued donation.
Assists in employee training and coaching regarding medical SOPs as necessary.
Assists with the administration of employee Hepatitis Vaccine program.
Maintain supplies necessary to perform job duties.
Maintains and ensures proper sanitation and cleaning of equipment and work areas between donors.
Ensures Donor and Staff confidentiality.
Reports all unsafe situations or conditions to Center Management.
Perform other duties as required.
This job description is intended to present the general content and requirements for the performance of this job. The description is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements. Managers and supervisors may assign other duties as needed.

Additional Responsibilities: Works under direct supervision until fully trained and then general supervision once trained. Handles all levels of medical issues in the center and may review complex cases with Medical Operations Supervisor or Center Medical Director. May direct or administer a hyper immune program. May assist or lead the administration of the employee Hepatitis and Flu Vaccine program. May assist with company research trials.

To qualify as a Center Medical Specialist with Grifols, you need the following:
Educated and currently certified/licensed in the state of employment and according to state requirements as an Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (or equivalent), Paramedic, Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN), Registered Nurse (RN), Nurse Practitioners or Physician Assistant.
Current CPR certification required.
A Traveling CMS is required to be a Designated Trainer for medical and may require multi-platform SOP training and a multi-state license.
Requires 6 months of related experience providing medical care and assessing patients.
Plasma or whole blood experience preferred.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Strong assessment skills with the ability to handle all donor suitability determinations. Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills. Good understanding of both verbal and written English. Where applicable written and verbal bi-lingual skills. Ability to understand and follow SOPs and protocols. The ability to organize, prioritize and complete daily, weekly and monthly tasks in a high-paced, highly-regulated environment following strict protocols in regards to audits and detailed documentation. Has the skills to delegate when appropriate. Computer proficient in web based training and Word.