PHLEBOTOMIST

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  • Syracuse, NY
  • Oct 16, 2018
Full time

Job Description

POSITION PROFILE: * JOB TITLE: PBT / Phlebotomist * SHIFT/HOURS/CALL/ROTATION: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm (approximate) * Hourly Rate is $12.00 - $12.75 per hr BOE. * CERTIFICATIONS/REGISTRATIONS/LICENSE/EDUCATION REQUIRED: MINIMUM ONE YEAR OF EXPERIENCE in PHLEBOTOMY. * APPROXIMATE STARTING DATE REQUIRED/DESIRED: Immediate * EQUIPMENT / SKILLS/ COMPETENCIES/ PROFICIENCIES: EMR, Computer, venipuncture. Pediatric and geriatric blood draws. * STAFF/TEAM (Description): Numerous lab personnel, manager. * JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: * Performs a variety of routine blood drawing procedures, to include venipuncture, using standard equipment such as vaccutainer tubes and sleeves, tourniquets, syringes and butterfly needles. * Interacts directly with patient to obtain information for laboratory records, explain procedures, allay fears, and elicit cooperation. * Utilizes standard procedures for the maintenance of positive patient identification; records appropriate collection information in accordance with established protocol. * Processes, labels, and stores blood samples for subsequent analysis. * Maintains inventory of supplies, reordering as required; stocks supplies on carts and hand trays. * Performs various quality control procedures to maintain compliance with internal and external regulations as per facility requirements, OSHA, JCAHO, HIPAA. * Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned. * Ability to perform standard phlebotomy procedures and techniques. * Knowledge of appropriate blood processing and handling procedures. * Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. * Ability to accurately complete and maintain administrative documents and records. * Knowledge of supplies, equipment, and/or services ordering and inventory control. * Ability to understand and follow specific clinical protocol, specifications, and procedures. * Knowledge of relevant clinical and patient care regulations, policies, procedures, and standards. * Knowledge of sterile procedures. * May require physical effort including lifting up to 25 pounds and some extended periods of standing or walking. * Will work with blood or blood-borne pathogens and will require OSHA training.

Salary

$24,000 - $25,000