Edit
Irish Blood Transfusion Service

Irish Blood Transfusion Service

The National Blood Transfusion Association established in 1948 was wound up in 1965 and replaced, under the Health (Corporate Bodies) Act, 1961, by the Blood Transfusion Service Board (BTSB). In 1975 and 1991 respectively the Cork and Limerick Blood Transfusion Services were absorbed by the BTSB. The BTSB changed to the Irish Blood Transfusion Service (IBTS) in 2000, The IBTS have also opened a new centre in Carlow in September 2000 and more recently in Ardee, Co Louth and in D’Olier Street, Dublin.

There are over 600 staff currently employed by the IBTS, 300 of those being in the National Blood Centre, IBTS Headquarters, James’s Street, Dublin 8. In 1998 there were 365 employees in the IBTS.

In the Headquarters in James’s Street we not only deal with blood products but we also have the following:

  • The National Blood Group Reference Laboratory
  • The National Tissue Typing reference Laboratory and Service
  • The Heart Valve bank
  • The National Eye Bank
  • The Irish Unrelated Bone Marrow Donor Registry
  • The Munster Musculoskeletal Tissue Bank (Pilot Basis)

    We are an Equal opportunity Employer

Overall rating
 

No reviews yet. Be the first!

 

Email me jobs from Irish Blood Transfusion Service

Please enter your email address

Irish Blood Transfusion Service Jobs
(2)

Medical Scientist

  • See description
  • Updated 27/03/2017
  • Dublin

The IBTS is currently recruiting a Medical Scientist based in Quality Control in the National Blood Centre, Dublin.

RGN

  • See description
  • Updated 27/03/2017
  • Cork

The IBTS is currently recruiting nurses based in Nursing in Cork

We use cookies to customise our website for you, giving you the best possible user experience. If you continue without changing your settings, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive this personalisation. Find out more about our cookie policy

Accept & Close