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Mayo Clinic Transfusion Medicine Physician in Phoenix, Arizona

City Phoenix

State Arizona

Telecommute No

Department Laboratory Medicine & Pathology

Why Mayo Clinic

Join the authority in medicine and partner with the nation’s best hospital (U.S. News & World Report 2020-2021), ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. At Mayo Clinic, we believe there is a better path to healing that humanizes the practice of health care and inspires hope in the people who need it most. You will be part of an amazing diverse team committed to solving the most serious and complex medical challenges – one patient at a time.

Mayo Clinic offers a variety of employee benefits. For additional information please visit Mayo Clinic Benefits . Eligibility may vary.

Position description

The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at Mayo Clinic Arizona is actively recruiting a Transfusion Medicine physician interested in developing a career at Mayo Clinic in Phoenix, Arizona. The successful candidate must have strong knowledge and skill sets in all aspects of Transfusion Medicine including immunohematology, management of transfusion products, apheresis, stem cell collection and processing, coagulation, and regulatory compliance to join our growing practice and to make contributions to our patient care, and educational and scholarly activities. Candidates with strong experience and interest in laboratory and clinical coagulation are strongly desired.

The Transfusion Medicine service at Mayo Clinic in Arizona currently supports a 268-bed tertiary care hospital, which includes general adult medicine and multiple complex specialty practices, including hematology/oncology, solid organ and stem cell transplantation, neurology, and cardiology. The Mayo Clinic Arizona Phoenix campus is experiencing exciting growth and plans are in development to expand clinical practice space. The expansion will add 1.5 million square feet, including a new, state of the art laboratory, by 2023, and 94 patient rooms and five operating rooms by 2024.

The Transfusion Medicine section is currently staffed by four full-time, board-certified Transfusion Medicine specialists who provide blood product transfusion support, supervise apheresis procedures, manage cellular therapy activities, and offer clinical consultations. Approximately 26,000 blood products are transfused and over 2250 apheresis procedures are performed annually.

License or certification

The successful candidate will have an MD, DO or equivalent degree, be board-certified in clinical pathology and transfusion medicine, and must qualify for Arizona medical licensure and academic rank at Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine. Applicants must have experience in all aspects of clinical transfusion medicine practice, including immunohematology, transfusion service, cellular therapy, apheresis, and laboratory and clinical coagulation. Candidates will cover afterhours/weekend on-call activities for therapeutic apheresis, blood bank/transfusion, coagulation services and the clinical laboratory. The selected candidate will participate in teaching medical students, residents, and fellows, engage in scholarly activities, work in a team-oriented manner, and undertake leadership responsibilities as needed.

Benefits eligible Yes

Schedule Full Time

Site description

Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the fifth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.

Category Physicians & Scientists

Career profile All Physicians Specialties

Specialty Laboratory Medicine & Pathology

Job posting number 154701BR

Recruiter David Binder

Equal opportunity

As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.