Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Phlebotomist.
In this role, the successful candidate Position Summary:Responsible for performing routine technical duties in a laboratory or patient area.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Performs Quality Control Phlebotomy Procedures in the laboratory. Disposes of used needles immediately after use in the appropriate containers. Carries out safety and quality control procedures on a daily basis. Strictly complies with isolation and sterile procedures.
Labels the specimens and brings them into the main processing area in a timely manner. Labels all specimens accurately by affixing the computer-processing label. Brings STATS to appropriate departments immediately. Returns specimens to verifying area when rack is filled, and before breaks, lunchtime, and end of shift. Labels Blood bank specimens properly as set by laboratory protocol.
Performs routine Phlebotomy in a laboratory or patient area. Aware of patients frame of mind and general appearance before proceeding with venipuncture. Cleans the area and secures the tourniquet. Inserts the needle accurately into the vein and draws the blood properly. Draws the number and types of tubes in accordance with the requisition. Strictly follows departmental and standard operating procedures. Completes all procedures during assigned shift.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a Minimum Qualifications:High school diploma or the equivalent required. One year of Phlebotomy experience performing venipunctures and finger sticks. Practical knowledge of information system operations. Phlebotomy Certificate and/or Certification in Medical Assisting or equivalent experience. Appropriate interpersonal skills for interacting with patients, physicians, and other customers of the Cancer Center. Strong verbal communication skills in English language. Strong writing skills in the English language to include, but not limited to, legibility, neatness and completeness of thought. Detail oriented, capable of handling stress from irregular workload and demonstrate businesslike and professional attitude at all times.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
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