Mary Schumacher, MS, MT(ASCP) SBB, CQA (ASQ) – Senior Associate, Blood Bank Specialist
Core Skills: Blood Banking, Quality Assurance, Compliance
Mary has over 30 years of experience in blood banking and quality assurance in both the hospital transfusion service and blood donor center settings. She has an MS in Health Services Administration and is a Specialist in Blood Banking (SBB) and a Certified Quality Auditor (ASQ). Her experience includes supervising hospital Blood Banks/Transfusion Services and instructing MT and SBB students. In Blood Donation Centers, she has worked in the Quality Assurance department and most recently, as a Director of Technical (Laboratory) Services. Mary has experience with regulations and compliance, inspection preparation, procedure reviews, internal audits, and quality management. She also volunteers as an assessor for the AABB (American Association of Blood Banks).