Lead Phlebotomist, Laboratory, FT Days

Allied Health Professionals Lawrence, Kansas


Description

Schedule: Days 8:00am to 4:30pm
On Call: No 
Weekends: Yes

Take Your Career to the Next Level with LMH Health!

At LMH Health, we are committed to being a partner for lifelong health for the communities we serve. The Lead Phlebotomist functions as a member of the laboratory team to perform the same receptionist, clerical, specimen handling and/or phlebotomy/registration duties as described in the phlebotomy or clerical lab assistant job descriptions, but have an expanded role with significantly increased responsibilities. They are often primary contacts for healthcare office managers and customer service concerns. They work closely with the Phlebotomy Supervisor to assure collaborative and efficient front office operations. They work with the Technical staff and are involved in pre-analytical, post analytical and technical lab processes. The Lead Phlebotomists have demonstrated proficiency in specific core competencies. In addition they have demonstrated eagerness and enthusiasm to learn, as well as the willingness and capability to assume additional responsibilities.

Top Reasons to work at LMH Health

  • Join a Team That Cares About the Community
  • Tuition Reimbursement to Support Continuing Education
  • Professional Development and Recognition
  • Excellent Benefits

RESPONSIBILITIES
a. Promotes the vision and mission of Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
b. Demonstrates proficiency and core competency including; punctual and responsible in attendance, flexibility in scheduling, appropriate independent judgment and initiative, professional appearance and demeanor, promotes teamwork, maintains positive attitude.
c. Acquires and updates knowledge pertinent to policies, specimen collection, procedures and result reporting.
d. Performs pre and post-analytical processing of lab orders, specimens and reports.
e. Functions as expert in section for problem solving.
f. Provides leadership and representation for laboratory with compliance issues related to Medicare and ABN organizational initiatives. ABN and compliance issues oversight.
g. Works closely with the HIMS department to assure complete and accurate patient medical record, assists with compliance and auditing needs as necessary.
h. Participates in maintenance of Lab Directory of Services.
i. Assists in training for all lab staff in areas of compliance, HIMS and pre and post-analytical subjects.

QUALIFICATIONS
Required:
a. High school graduate or equivalent.

Our Values

Patient 1st – We consider the patient first in everything we do.

Better Together – We are part of the LMH team that works together to achieve excellence.

Speak Up – We embrace a transparent culture of open, respectful communication where ideas are valued and solutions are created.

Innovate! – We actively explore new ideas and approach change with agility and an open mind.

Own It/Solve It – We hold ourselves accountable for our actions and we collaborate for solutions.

In Joy – We create a workplace that is both fun and meaningful.

At LMH Health we value inclusion and diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage all to apply. Employment is decided on the basis of experience and qualifications that meet the business need.