Obtains blood and other specimens from inpatients, outpatients, ED patients, extended care facility patients, physician office patients, clinic patients, and any other offsite location patients for laboratory testing according to licensed physician’s or provider’s orders. In doing so, obtains needed supplies, verifies patient identification, prepares skin sites, and performs venipuncture and skin punctures according to established aseptic techniques. Labels specimens and transports same to laboratory for analysis. Performs clerical and/or computer duties associated with the laboratory. Maintains professional relationship with patients, staff, and physicians. The following are general characteristics of this job, although duties may vary by assigned area and/or shift.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Analytical skills necessary for Phlebotomy requirements and specimen preparation.
Completion of formal structured phlebotomy program OR 3 months’ full-time phlebotomy experience or equivalent.
Phelbotomy Technician Certification (PBT)
Job seekers will be afforded equal opportunity regardless of their race, ethnicity, veteran status or disability status.
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