END DATE October 13, 2016

Nursing Home Phlebotomist, 15 Hrs, PT, Poughkeepsie, NY

Bio-Reference Laboratories, Inc. - Poughkeepsie, NY

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Job Description

Job Purpose:
To serve geriatric patients by preparing specimens for laboratories testing and performing screening standards.

Position Responsibilities:
Float between Dutchess, Ulster, and Putnam counties occasionally filling in for Orange, or Rockland if coverage is needed for early morning draw.
Ensures that specimen requirements are met at the time of collection and maintains specimen integrity.
Fully understand all of the physician s orders.
Check all test requisitions or computer label against script to ensure 100% correct.
Understand and comply with OSHA and DEP regulations.
Attend annual department trainings.
Answer telephone calls, read laboratory results to satisfy inquiries.

**Phlebotomist Schedule Monday-Friday 5am-8am

BioReference Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Prescription program
Life insurance
401K match

Minimum Qualifications
Phlebotomy certification preferred.
2 years Previous experience with venipunctures.
Great communication skills.
Strong attention to detail and the ability to work independently.
Excellent customer service skills covering phones and with patient interaction.
Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.

Working Conditions:
Must have transportation-position requires driving facilities.
Shift times are early morning draws, occasionally may be required to work later.

Physical Requirements:
Standing, walking and leaning at a quick pace daily for your 3 hour shift.