Phlebotomist FT D
Company: Parrish Medical Center
Posted on: June 6, 2021
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Various; Full-time Standard Hours/Week:
40 General Description:
Under the direct supervision of the Phlebotomy Supervisor, the
Parrish Healthcare Center at Port St John Coordinator and the
Manager of the Parish Heart and Health Village, collects adequate
and correct blood specimens by venipuncture and micro collection
techniques to obtain maximum quality samples on both inpatients and
outpatients. Properly identifies the patient and verifies
appropriate preparation and obtains necessary information, uses
laboratory computer terminals to enter and retrieve laboratory
data. Key Responsibilities:
- Provides all aspects of Phlebotomy care based on established
standards. Demonstrates competency in all procedures within the
scope of practice as appropriate to the ages of the patients
served; the ability to obtain and interpret information in terms of
the patient's needs; knowledge of growth development; and an
understanding of the range of treatment needed by these patients.
The employee will demonstrate competence by collecting adequate and
correct specimens with venipuncture and micro collection techniques
for the care and treatment of all age groups.
- Confirms the identification of the patient. Correctly
interprets the physician order and diagnosis. Confirms with each
outpatient the ordering physician name and tests requested.
Documents standing orders, determines and explains to the patient
when the order will expire. When taking a verbal order for a test,
uses proper phone etiquette and gives instruction to follow up with
a written order.
- Completes blood specimen processing; assures accurate patient
identification for specimen integrity and safe transportation to
the main lab.
- Utilizes the computer system to edit Laboratory
requests/requisitions and to add or delete tests. Demonstrates
understanding of the collection batch routines for phlebotomy, uses
the preview edit screen and Outstanding Specimen Report to ensure
collection of all samples.
- Educates the patient before performing the procedure and
ensures the patient questions are answered. Uses both verbal and
written instructions for procedure aftercare.
- Work requires occasional physical exertion and/or muscular
strain. Work involves several disagreeable elements and/or exposure
to job hazards where there is some possibility of injury.
Vocational or other technical school, certification, training or
apprenticeship required beyond high school. Work
0 to 1 year Required Licenses, Certifications,
- Phlebotomy Certification
Keywords: Parrish Medical Center, Titusville , Phlebotomist FT D, Other , Titusville, Florida
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