Phlebotomist III Support Services at Saint Agnes Hospital (Baltimore, MD)
Required Education: High school diploma or GED.
Preferred Education: Completion of a Phlebotomy course through a local community college or other organization. Phlebotomy certification by ASCP or equivalent phlebotomy certification organization
Required experience: Minimum five years experience in hospital, medical office, or clinical laboratory functioning in a job title encompassing use of phlebotomy skills and/or specimen processing.
The Phlebotomist possesses excellent communication skills, organizational and public relation skills. A concern for excellence in patient care and a cheerful personality are essential.
Frequent communication outside of the work group is required to resolve disagreements, reach agreements and clarify issues/processes. Responsibility exists to ensure that internal customers are satisfied with service.
Possesses knowledge of laboratory testing and procedures to serve as a resource for clients and customers.
Demonstrates the ability to work quickly and accurately in an environment with many distractions.
Performs clinical duties, including venipuncture and skin puncture, in accordance with population specific guidelines and adheres to National Patient Safety Goals as outlined in policy and procedures.
Possesses a thorough understanding of chemical and bio-hazardous situations in the laboratory and follows all precautions listed in the departmental chemical hygiene and exposure control plans.
Carries out responsibilities in accordance with Ascension Health Core Values, St. Agnes policies/procedures and applicable civil laws. Accountable for efficient use of resources and support of the St. Agnes mission.
LabCorp is currently seeking an experienced Phlebotomist for a part time position with our client in Owensboro, KY.
Must have a minimum of two years recent phlebotomy experience. This does not include clinicals. Prefer experience in a reference lab or hospital setting.
Candidates with less than two years experience will not be considered.
Will work at our client site and must be able to:
· Provide excellent customer service by demonstrating professionalism at all times to the client and to the patient
· Demonstrate proficiency in blood collection by venipuncture and capillary technique from patients of all age groups
· Follow established procedures to complete urine drug screen collections
· Demonstrate adherence to compliance and safety guidelines
· Use computer system to enter patient and billing data quickly and accurately
. A data entry test will be required with a passing score of 3000 KSPH, and 10% or less error rate · Pass a written phlebotomy test and a mock draw test with no less than 20 of 22 steps performed correctly