Medical Director - Transfusion Medicine

Milwaukee, WI

full-time
Inpatient and outpatient

Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital

Versiti

Under the direction of the VP of Transfusion Medicine (TM) Medical Director at Versiti this position will oversee blood center related TM responsibilities at Versiti WI as well as provide clinical care. This position will also have leadership of the Immunohematology Reference Laboratory (IRL) at Versiti. This physician will hold an academic appointment at Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) in the Department of Pathology. Our Versiti transfusion program partners with MCW in the oversight of a TM fellowship program. Versiti is an affiliation of blood centers in WI, IN, IL, MI and OH, including the Versiti Blood Research Institute which is in the MKE area.

Responsibilities for this position:

This physician will support and assist with medical direction, including compliance with local, state, and federal regulations and accreditation agencies at Versiti affiliated hospitals.  As Medical Director for the Versiti Wisconsin IRL, provide clinical case review and consultation, oversight of IRL laboratory staff technical duties and working with Versiti laboratory management to provide education and skill advancement. Furthermore, the physician will participate in clinical and/or applied research at Versiti, or partner hospitals, and publish in peer-reviewed journals. Finally, this physician will maintain a high level of community involvement and public relations outreach efforts and demonstrate Versiti core values.  This position offers a wonderful opportunity to join one of the largest TM groups in the United States, with excellent academic partnerships to pursue their specific interests in research.

Experience:

  • M.D. or D.O. Degree; current or eligible for medial licenses in IL, WI, IN, MI and OH.
  • Board certified in clinical pathology, IM , or pediatrics
  • Board certified/board eligible in Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine (American Board of Pathology – ABP)
  • Minimum 5 years clinical experience desired
  • Active controlled substances and Federal DEA licenses may be required

 

About Versiti

About Us
Versiti is a fusion of donors, scientific curiosity, and precision medicine that recognize the gifts of blood and life are precious.

We are home to the world-renowned Blood Research Institute, we enable life saving gifts from our donors, and provide the science behind the medicine through our diagnostic laboratories.

Versiti brings together outstanding minds with unparalleled experience in transfusion medicine, transplantation, stem cells and cellular therapies, oncology and genomics, diagnostic lab services, and medical and scientific expertise. This combination of skill and knowledge results in improved patient outcomes, higher quality services and reduced cost of care for hospitals, blood centers, hospital systems, research and educational institutions, and other health care providers.

At Versiti, we are passionate about improving the lives of patients and helping our healthcare partners thrive.

Our Mission
We are Blood Health Innovators who enhance lives through discovery, diagnosis, and treatment.

Our Vision
We will expand the frontiers of patient health through the integration of science, medicine, and service.

Our Core Values:

Do Right Always
Uncompromising Quality | Unflinching Honesty | Unwavering Stewardship

Strengthen the Team
Be Inclusive | Collaborate with Courage | Cultivate Community

Find a Better Way
Embrace Curiosity | Enlarge the Conversation | Generate Solutions

Make Results Happen
Inspire Urgency | Ignite Passion | Drive Performance


Posted June 28, 2021