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Director of Transfusion Medicine

Phoenix Children's
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
14 days ago


Director of Transfusion Medicine

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Phoenix Children’s is seeking a board certified/eligible Director of Transfusion Medicine to join a group of two physicians in Transfusion Medicine and Apheresis, and a group of 13 faculty members in the rapidly expanding Division of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. 

The successful candidate will serve as a program leader and clinical attending for Transfusion Services, Apheresis and Coagulation.  Clinical duties include support of a blood bank that performs a full range of immunohematology testing and dispenses 13,000 blood products per year, a therapeutic apheresis and phlebotomy service with 650 cases/year, and a coagulation service.  The apheresis service includes cell collection for hematopoietic progenitors, lymphocytes for CAR-T and DLI, extracorporeal photopheresis, plasma exchange, red cell exchange, therapeutic cytapheresis, and LDL apheresis.  

There are opportunities for research, education, and other pathology practice commensurate with experience and interest in a rapidly growing program.  Faculty appointments with the University of Arizona-Phoenix College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic Arizona, and Creighton University School of Medicine are encouraged.  Rank is dependent on the candidate’s qualifications.   

Successful candidates will be BC/BE in Blood Banking and Transfusion Medicine, with primary training in Clinical Pathology (preferred), Pediatrics, or Hematology/Oncology.  Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work collaboratively with team members, physicians, clinical lab scientists, nurses, caregivers, and the leadership teams to advance patient care and hospital mission are required.  Qualifications include licensed or eligible for licensure in the state of Arizona.

About Phoenix Children’s

Nationally recognized as a premier destination for pediatric medical care, research, and medical education, PCH provides care to the fourth largest pediatric market in the 5th largest city in the United States, serving the Phoenix/Scottsdale/Tempe metropolis.  The PCH healthcare system is rapidly growing to facilitate patient access including multiple ambulatory buildings, and scheduled opening of satellite hospitals throughout the county. 

Phoenix Children’s main hospital campus, located in the heart of Phoenix, is a full-service, freestanding, tertiary medical center, offering 433 licensed beds, 72 of which are dedicated to pediatric and cardiac intensive care and 33 of which are NICU.  We expect over 650 beds in the PCH Healthcare system by end of 2024.  Our main campus features the state’s only Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center, treating about 2,650 patients annually, and a full range of specialty services, including orthopedics, neurosciences, cardiovascular, and oncology/hematology. Phoenix Children’s is a staff of over 4,500, with more than 500 employed physician/advanced practice providers. Additionally, Phoenix Children’s is a teaching hospital, leading the way for the next generation of pediatric providers through residency programs and fellowships, and is actively involved in clinical research, dedicating $10 million annually to support research activities. Phoenix Children’s is Arizona’s only children’s hospital recognized by US News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals, ranking in all 10 specialties in 2020-21. Phoenix Children’s also consistently ranks on the Becker’s Hospital Review list of the 150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare and was named the 2018 Exceptional Innovator and Business of the Year by the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce.

Please submit inquiries with CV and references to:

David Blaha

Physician Talent Acquisition Partner


Job Information

  • Job ID: 62649619
  • Location:
    Phoenix, Arizona, United States
  • Company Name For Job: Phoenix Children's
  • Position Title: Director of Transfusion Medicine
  • Job Function: Director,
Phoenix , AZ , US

Phoenix Children’s is Arizona’s premier hospital for family-centered, pediatric care for patients with complex medical needs. We’re proud of the broad and deep experience our expert team of physicians and staff brings across more than 75 pediatric subspecialties — experience you won’t find anyplace else in Arizona. With a medical staff of nearly 1,000 specialists, Phoenix Children’s is one of the largest pediatric healthcare systems in the country, and the most comprehensive children's care facility in the state. We provi...

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