Weeks Medical Center Phlebotomist in Lancaster, New Hampshire

Phlebotomist

Location:

Hospital

Department:

CLINICAL LABORATORY

Schedule:

Full-time

Shift:

Varied shifts

Hours:

40 Hours per Pay

Job Details:

  • CPR Required

  • 1-2 yrs experience preferred

  • Position Summary

  • Collects blood and urine samples, correctly identifies patients, transports specimens and accessions specimens into the Laboratory Information System (LIS). The phlebotomist also answers the telephone, and provides non-technical support to all laboratory personnel.

  • Qualifications

  • Must be BLS certified

  • Minimum of one-year experience as a phlebotomist

  • High School Graduate or equivalent GED

  • English speaking and writing skills required / preferred

  • Essential Functions of the Job

  • Required skills and competencies. Has competency checklist been completed with all competencies met (i.e. job skills / knowledge, equipment knowledge)?

  • Consistently verifies the identity of the patient being drawn and labels all specimens properly.

  • Following prescribed procedures and using appropriate technique, obtains blood specimens by skin puncture or venipuncture. Performs Bleeding times using proper technique and obtains acceptable results.

  • Collects STAT and Urgent specimens within the established time frames.

  • Demonstrates age specific knowledge for procedure being performed.

  • Collects Blood, Urine and Hair specimens for Legal Purposes.

  • Establishes and maintains Chain of Custody for Legal Purposes.

  • Uses Laboratory Information System (LIS) Appropriately and efficiently.

  • Performs all other duties as assigned.

Job Code:

70104826

Posted:

Feb-19-2018