Under the direction of the Manager, perform all job functions to ensure the professional and efficient processing of patients. Must be able to work flexible hours and have excellent customer service skills.
Perform veni-puncture, finger sticks and heel punctures on both adults and pediatric patients.
Process blood specimens by accessioning, spinning and packaging for transport.
Have knowledge and follow all policies and procedures as outlined in the various safety and departmental manuals.
Coordinate specimen pick-ups and tracking of specimens when necessary.
Use appropriate sterile and precautionary procedures when drawing patient specimens; properly identify patient before culture, tube, or whatever technique is required for proper collection of the specimen.
Train new staff in job responsibilities.
High School Graduate or GED equivalent
License/Certificate: Phlebotomy Technician or Credentialed Medical Assistant.