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Why UT Health - East Texas?
Our People. Our people truly are our greatest strength. They make a massive difference in the amazing care we provide every day. We work closely together to create a positive experience for our patients and each other.
Our Purpose. We will build on your experience and provide meaningful and purposeful career growth for your future. You will have the opportunity every day to make a difference in someone's life and change the course of healthcare.
Our Place. Quitman, Texas is a small town with a huge heart where you will have the privilege of caring for your neighbors. Everybody is somebody here.
Representing the very best in healthcare, UT Health East Texas is comprised of 10 hospitals and more than 50 clinics across east Texas. With nearly 7,500 employees and over 1,000 licensed in-patient beds, UT Health East Texas provides healthcare services to thousands of patients annually through our hospitals, clinics, Level 1 trauma facility, air emergency fleet and EMS service in a metropolitan service area of a quarter-million people.
Our UT Health Athens hospital is seeking an experienced Phlebotomist. We are looking for your experience, knowledge and patient care skills in our Laboratory Services where you will be responsible for:
What You Will Be Doing:
Collect blood specimens by venipuncture of capillary method or urine drug screens in a timely, effective manner using organization policies and procedures
Follow organization policies and procedures for proper identification of the patient and properly label all specimens at the bedside
Responds in an effective manner to priority collection needs. Organizes work in order to obtain acceptable turnaround time for collection of all priorities of specimens
Performs bedside testing procedures i.e. bleeding times, clotting times, therapeutic phlebotomies
So what experience are we looking for in our Phlebotomists?
High School Diploma or equivalent required
One (1) year phlebotomy experience preferred
ASCP certification preferred
Now that you have read about what you will be doing and the experience we seek, it is time to apply and make a difference in the lives of our patients.
UT Health East Texas is an equal opportunity employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).
UT Health East Texas