Blood Bank Medical Director – NYC and NYC Suburbs

New York
Nov 25, 2016
Position Type

The Northwell Health Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine seeks Board Certified/Board Eligible MD’s or MD-Ph.D. Physicians to join our team as a potential Blood Bank Medical Director at affiliate hospitals in the Nassau and Brooklyn regions of New York. Required qualifications include Board certification in Clinical Pathology (CP, with joint AP/CP certification preferred); accredited fellowship training in Transfusion Medicine (to include stem cell retrieval and apheresis) with Board certification in Transfusion Medicine; and a minimum of 3 years post-fellowship experience, preferably with at least 2 years as a Director or Associate Director of a Blood Bank. The preferred individuals would have demonstrated leadership and management abilities, including experience in support of oncology, hematology, trauma, pediatric, and obstetric programs. 

Highlights include:

  • Provide visible and accessible leadership and oversee all operations of the respective hospital Blood Bank.
  • Serve as the liaison with the Northwell Health Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and Laboratory Service Line.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements of CAP, AABB, New York State Department of Health, and other regulatory agencies. 
  • Provide leadership with respect to patient safety and quality, blood bank/transfusion medicine policies and procedures and operational performance of the blood bank.

Northwell Health includes 21 award-winning hospitals and more than 450 community-based practice locations throughout Long Island, Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island and Westchester.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. Physicians will be employed as members of Northwell Physician Partners, the seventh largest medical group in the country. Academic Appointment to the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine is commensurate with credentials and experience.

To learn more and apply, please contact Romaine Walton at