Tissue Banking at NewYork-Presbyterian:
Skin Bank Technician - Skin Bank - Per Diem
Step into a fast-paced, high performance environment at New York’s first and only comprehensive skin bank – and rediscover the reasons you entered your field. As a Skin Bank Technician at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, you’ll thrive within an AATB-accredited lab at the #1-ranked hospital in New York (U.S. News).
You’ll make a lifesaving difference for patients across the region - our center supplies two-thirds of all skin tissue procured in New York State. And you’ll join a close-knit team with low turnover, for a truly rewarding professional experience.
Gather pertinent information about referred organ and tissue donors while carefully screening medical histories. Interact with an array of organ transplant programs, eye institutes and other medical organizations.
You’ll participate in the meticulous skin graft procurement process, to include removal of skin from donor cadavers. You’ll ensure tissue safety and viability and serve as the front line of our critically important mission.Our allograft skin grafts enable burn victims to fight infection, maintain their fluids and body heat, and control pain. We also provide cryopreservation services for patients desiring to bank skin for future autologous transplantation. Established in 1979, the New York State Firefighters Skin Bank today stands as a vital resource for medical centers throughout the region. Join us, and be inspired by Making It Possible.
This is a per diem position located at Weill Cornell Medical Center.
Join a hospital where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Enjoy competitive compensation along with benefits such as tuition reimbursement, hospital retirement contributions, and financial planning assistance. Start your life-changing journey today.
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