Universal Health Services Enid , OK 73702
St. Mary's Regional Medical Center is not just a hospital.
We are a team of healthcare professionals focused on developing the best culture of quality care for our patients. We proudly hold the 1st Quality Award given throughout all UHS facilities nationwide. St. Mary's Regional Medical Center is located in Enid, Oklahoma, and is a subsidiary of, UHS, Universal Health Services Inc. UHS is one of the nation's largest and most respected healthcare management companies.
Our Medical Center was founded in 1915 and consists of 229 licensed beds. St. Mary's is considered the economic, social, medical, political, and educational hub of Northwest Oklahoma. We are proud to serve Northwest Oklahoma by providing several progressive and comprehensive healthcare services. Here you will experience a team oriented environment providing the most technically advanced procedures in the region delivered in a respectful and dignified manner.
St. Mary's provides comprehensive medical and surgical services including progressive cardiac services; 24- hour trauma center and emergency services; dedicated women's center ; the Northwest Neuro-Science Institute, Joint Institute; diabetes care center recognized by the American Diabetes Association; Skilled Nursing facility; comprehensive inpatient CARF accredited rehabilitation unit, community resources center; CAP and AABB accredited laboratory; fully accredited cancer program, a Women's Imaging Center and Wound Care unit.
Performs phlebotomy for collection of blood specimens throughout the medical center. Maintains specimen collection component of the LIS. Performs patient registration functions for courier specimens.
St. Mary's Regional Medical Center is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.
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No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by St. Mary's as a result of the referral or through other means.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Licensure, Training & Travel Requirements (if applicable):
High school graduate or GED required.
Phlebotomy certification (CPT) or health-related experience preferred. On-the-job training may be given.
Good interpersonal skills required.
Typing and basic computer skills required.
Must successfully complete the pre-employment assessment.
Demonstrates proficiency in phlebotomy and specimen collection using appropriate collection techniques and devices as appropriate for age of patient.
Demonstrates safe handling and proper collection techniques to maintain integrity and quality of specimens
Demonstrates correct procedure for labeling, accessioning, and delivering specimens to the proper department.
Responds promptly to phlebotomy requests for STATs, ASAPs, NOWs and outpatients, with a supportive and cooperative attitude.
Greets and receives patients in a friendly manner, demonstrating sensitivity to patient's needs.
Communicates information to appropriate areas, departments and individuals. Alerts appropriate staff concerning STAT orders.
Educates patients and documents appropriately.
Restocks phlebotomy trays and procurement areas after use and at end of shift.
Demonstrates knowledge and skills to operate hospital and laboratory computer information systems efficiently and effectively.
Demonstrates knowledge and skills of computer downtime procedures.
Participates in department PI activities.
Provides back-up courier support when necessary.
Keeps phlebotomy area clean, neat, and organized.
Completes departmental training and competency exams on an ongoing basis.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Assists medical staff and hospital departments with requested laboratory records and test results.
Prints, faxes, and distributes patient reports per laboratory policy.
Performs necessary clerical functions including registration of courier specimens.
Assists secretaries and other laboratory departments when workload permits.
Other duties as assigned.