Phlebotomist PRN 9/8/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Job Code: 25378-51172
The HCA Physician Services Group (PSG) is the physician and practice management solution for the Hospital Corporation of America (HCA). PSG operates more than 800 practices, 78 urgent care clinics, and partners with HCA s 165 hospitals to structure employed provider programs, professional service agreements, and joint ventures that offer the communities we serve high quality, cost effective care. We manage a collection of highly motivated healthcare professionals and innovative leaders who are committed to excellence in every aspect of their career.
We offer an excellent benefits package, competitive salary and growth opportunities. Join our team and share your skills and talents with the nation's largest private provider of healthcare services.
The Phlebotomist collects blood and checks the quality of blood from donors.
DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
*Preparing equipment to collect blood products efficiently.
*Cleaning and sterilizing equipment, instruments, and work area.
*Conducting designated laboratory testing.
*Performing veni-puncture, arterial, and capillary punctures on patients.
*Identifying and labeling specimens.
*Assisting in the care of the donor prior to, during, and after donation.
*Instructing patients on urine collection procedures.
*Allocating urine specimens.
*Performing bleeding time tests and urine dipstick tests.
*Performing sweat chloride collection procedure or Drug of Abuse urine collection procedure.
*Entering laboratory data into the computer system.
*Performing other related duties as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES
*Knowledge of laboratory techniques to perform routine blood and urine tests.
*Knowledge of lab equipment and testing to perform quality control tests.
*Knowledge of medical terminology to communicate with lab staff.
*Knowledge of all routine containers and minimum volumes required for specimen collection.
*Skill in operating a variety of laboratory instruments.
*Skill in labeling and maintaining all materials for collection.
*Skill in preparing written reports utilizing the results of lab tests.
*Ability to establish and maintain working relationships with patients and coworkers.
*Ability to communicate clearly and effectively.
*Ability to read and understand both written and oral instructions.
*Ability to maintain strictest patient confidentiality.
*Graduate from an accredited phlebotomy diploma program or an Associates degree in a scientific or health related field.
*One to two years experience as a phlebotomist, certified medical assistant, or EMT is required.
*Phlebotomy certification is required.
Last Edited: 12/27/2016