Phlebotomist I

Service Cape Girardeau, Missouri Phlebotomy/Transport PRN


Description

Variable Shift

Performs venipunctures and capillary sticks following universal precaution protocol; performs computer and clerical functions to order and receive laboratory data. Duties require interaction with different patient age groups

Begin 

  • Provides excellence in hospitality, courtesy and compassion
  • Performs venipunctures and capillary sticks following Universal Precaution protocols; collects blood samples efficiently and with respect for the patient.
  • Performs computer and clerical functions to accurately collect laboratory information; utilizes positive patient identification system and labeling protocols as indicated.
  • Receives and processes samples in the LIS with accuracy.
  • Distributes samples to lab departments for testing.
  • Completes outpatient lab order entry.
  • Stocks adequate supplies.
  • Answers telephones and distributes/faxes reports.
  • Maintains current CPR certification.
  • Duties require interaction with patients of various age groups, social and economic backgrounds.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Lab Courier additional duties:

  • Service Outreach Laboratory accounts; pick-up and delivery of requisitions, supplies, lab specimens, and reports.
  • Client registration and billing as indicated.
  • Accurately and efficiently process lab specimens to prepare and package send out specimens

Become
  • High school graduate or equivalent required.
  • Computer skills preferred.
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English