Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
A two-year commitment to this position is required.
Obtains quality blood samples using a variety of phlebotomy methods (capillary, venous, assisted line and arterial collections) and standard safety equipment from all age groups with strict adherence to regulatory requirements and collection procedures. Works primarily between two hospital campuses (RMC and SMC) in the general patient care areas including pediatrics.
Also responsible to provide phlebotomy support services to the Intensive care units and the Operating Room (OR). Responsible for accurate patient identification, quality specimen labeling, handling and transportation as well as accurate specimen testing using Point of Care (POC) equipment. Able to work with a variety of computer programs/systems. Must maintain patient confidentiality.
Utilizes good customer relations and communication skills in performing phlebotomy, answering the phone and interacting with patients, nurses, providers and others health care professionals to ensure high customer satisfaction. Demonstrates a positive and professional demeanor. Ability to work independently as well as in a team.
Must possess skills in coping, understanding, following written and verbal instruction, organization, prioritization, attention to detail, problem solving, critical thinking and decision making. Assists with training students and new employees.
High school diploma or equivalent and a graduate of a phlebotomy training program that provides a clinical rotation or 3 months of phlebotomy experience.
Inpatient/hospital experience as well as National Phlebotomy certification (e.g. NHA, ASCP, etc.) preferred.
MLT/MT/CLS degreed candidates with phlebotomy experience.
ALL MUST be included for your application to be considered:
Internal candidates must provide their past three performance appraisals.
License or certification
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification may be required in outpatient settings.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $17.91 per hour.
Hours / Pay period
Various FTE Available
Part Time and Full Time Shifts with start times are 3:45 am, 6:00 am, 2:15 pm and 10:30 pm
1 out of 2 weekends
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