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.
At Bridgeport Hospital, we are committed to providing quality medical care and treatment that is coordinated and centered on the patient's specific needs. We strive to achieve benchmarks as a Patient Centered Medical Home and provide health care in a setting where patients are at the center of their care team. All employees of Bridgeport Hospital are part of the patients care team and contribute to the team approach of promoting access, continuous, comprehensive care and work to provide quality improvement in the care provided to their patients.
Performs clerical and receptionist duties as it applies to remote site Blood Draw Stations. Performs approved ancillary testing and collects specimens. Distributes laboratory results-reports, responds professionally to phone/individual inquiries and coordinates patient visits for lab services. Maintains a neat and orderly work area. Essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following. Other duties may be applicable. Communicates with ancillary staff in an effective and professional manner.
High school diploma or equivalent. Graduation of a Phlebotomy program preferred.
Phlebotomy experience preferred; Laboratory specimen processing skills helpful.
Phlebotomy Certification and CPR preferred.
Good interpersonal skills. Knowledge of general Laboratory and diagnostic terms.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to sit and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; climb or regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.