AGC Tenwek Hospital Blood Bank - Hemovigilance Jobs in Kenya

AGC Tenwek Hospital Blood Bank - Hemovigilance Jobs in Kenya

Job Description:

To ensure that all unethical transfusion events are identified, investigated, reported and corrective actions are made and followed up.


  • Take custody and ensure easy availability to all Hospital staff involved in the transfusion process of all National and Hospital policies, guidelines and standards regarding the practice and transfusion medicine.

  • Monitor adherence to cold chain, blood use and discard practices.

  • Monitor, train and promote adherence to blood recipient and donor identification policy, counselling procedure, sample collection and labelling procedures.

  • Train Clinicians, Nurses and Lab staff on the National transfusion practices.

  • Identify areas of possible risk to the transfusion process and institute preventative measures.

  • Document and report to transfusion committee, transfusion near misses events.

  • Follow up all adverse events investigation and report as required.

  • Prepare Monthly reports to Hospital transfusion committee, Hospital Management and Regional blood Centre and ensure retention of original copies.

  • Plan and organize blood campaigns in collaboration with Satellite centers.

  • Assist blood bank Technologist to accomplish daily section’s work.

  • Perform any other task assigned by Laboratory Manager or transfusion Committee.

    Qualifications & Experience

  • Higher National Diploma or above in Medical Laboratory Sciences from a recognized institution.

  • Registered with Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians and Technologists board with valid practice license.

  • Must have experience in Blood transfusion and Hemovigilance in a busy Hospital Laboratory.

  • Ability to manage time.

  • Observe Laboratory work ethic.

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; AGC Tenwek Hospital Blood Bank - Hemovigilance Jobs in Kenya

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