REFRESHMENTS: You will hand out refreshments to donors after they donate. You'll also watch for reactions that usually happen in the first 15 minutes.
TEMP TAKER: You will take potential donors temperatures upon arrival. If their temperature is above our threshold of 100.4, our staff will ask them to come back at a later day. (Downtown Location Only)
We have refreshment shifts in Spokane, North Spokane, Spokane Valley, CDA, Lewiston.
Vitalant exists to make a difference in people's lives by bringing together the best people, inspiring individuals to donate blood, producing a safe and ample blood supply, advancing cutting-edge research and embracing continuous quality improvement.
Vitalant exists to help people realize their life-transforming potential by offering convenient blood donation opportunities and sharing our expertise in transfusion medicine. Founded in 1943, Vitalant is one of the nation’s oldest and largest nonprofit transfusion medicine organizations. We comprise a network of nearly a dozen community blood centers, each with its own rich history and legacy. Vitalant is an internationally known and respected leader that continues to push the boundaries to advance the experience, practice and application of transfusion medicine.
Vitalant is a founding member of AABB (a professional organization that provides standards development and accreditation for blood centers) and was a driving force in the creation of America's Blood Centers (a consortium of independent community blood centers throughout the U.S. and Canada, including Vitalant). Both organizations play a major role in communicating advances in transfusion medicine nationwide.