Phlebotomist, per diem

Greenwich, CT
Nov 2, 2018

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Job Description

To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values-integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.
EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran
Summary:
To obtain blood samples from patients by venipuncture or skin puncture observing proper phlebotomy technique and patient identification policies. Exhibiting a caring and courteous manner to all patients and guests is required. Responding immediately to STAT requests and drawing other specimens in a timely manner. Processing and receiving specimens into the laboratory computer system in the Central Processing area of the lab.
Responsibilities:
  • 1. To obtain blood samples from patients by venipuncture or skin puncture observing proper phlebotomy technique and patient identification policies. Responding immediately to STAT requests and drawing other specimens in a timely manner.
  • 2. Demonstrates service excellence in all patient care activities exhibiting a caring and courteous manner to all patients and guests. Promotes teamwork and quality in all interactions with co-workers, physicians, physician offices, nurses and other departments. Presents professional image while actively promotes the Hospital's and the Department's Mission, Vision, Values and Goals.
  • 3. Processing and receiving specimens into the laboratory computer system in the Central Processing area of the lab.
    Other information:

    EDUCATION:

    High School Diploma is required. College or technical school courses are preferred.

    EXPERIENCE:

    Previous phlebotomy experience preferred(2 years). Computer familiarity and keyboard skills are required. A friendly caring personality is necessary for public relations.

    LICENSURE:

    Certification is phlebotomy is a plus but not required.

    SPECIAL_SKILLS:

    The phlebotomy activity requires manual dexterity with an excellent fine motor skills. Working with patients directly, a great deal of emphases is placed on patient interpersonal skills.
    ACCOUNTABILITY:

    Proper patient identification procedures must be followed.
    COMPLEXITY:

    PHYSICAL_DEMAND:

    Phlebotomy may require extended periods of standing bent over patients, walking throughout the hospital carrying a basket and using the stairs. Computer work in an average laboratory setting. May be required to enter isolation rooms using proper isolation technique including proper mask fitting.

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    Job Info

    Job: 3043

    Department: Laboratory
    Category: Nursing-support
    Status: Per Diem
    Shift: NIGHTS
    Hours: 0.00