Women & Infants - Laboratory Job ID: 07031-P0702-710P
The Clerk/Phlebotomist is responsible for obtaining blood specimens for analysis. Performs various screening tests and associated record keeping for the proper collection, identification, and processing of laboratory specimens. Collects blood specimens and checks quality of blood, assuming responsibility for the safety and comfort of specimen donors and adherence to established standards and practices. Performs EKG tracings and also performs patient registration duties by obtaining and verifying appropriate insurance and demographic information from patients. Registers all laboratory specimen.
High School graduate or equivalent with previous phlebotomy experience in the healthcare field preferred. All employees hired during or after 2010 must have a phlebotomy certificate. Pleasant phone manner, strong interpersonal skills and fluency in the English language, and ability to accurately relate technical information essential. Experience is preferred.