Certified Phlebotomist PRN at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 12/2/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    12/2/2019
  • Job ID:
    19021653
  • Job Family
    Laboratory
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    5 - Weekend Night
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    Central Texas Medical Center

Job Description


Description


Certfied Phlebotomist -  Central Texas Medical Center


Location Address: 1301 Wonder World Dr., San Marcos, TX  78666


Top Reasons to Work At Central Texas Medical Center, San Marcos, TX


  • Live in the Texas Hill Country that includes small towns and big appetites within a  30 minute drive to Austin and also includes living near the San Marcos River for tons of aquatic fun.
  • Located near Colleges and Universities to expand your career by offering Tuition reimbursement and includes many low-cost living environment choices.
  • CTMC's CREATION Health Institute was created to provide information, education, health screenings and events that emphasize a healthy lifestyle. Offerings such as HealthCheck, disease management, support groups, women's health, nutrition, healthy living for seniors and children's health are provided to the public for free or a minimal fee. 

  • LeapFrog grade “A” for patient safety and prides itself in safety for all patients, visitors and employees. Also, recognized for a 6th year of “Most Wired Health System”, Click here to review other prestigious awards: http://www.ctmc.org/about-us/awards-and-recognitions
  • Support the spiritual state of mind of the patient by praying with them and educating families during visits to explain the important element of the healing process.



Work Hours/Shift:


PRN, as needed



You Will Be Responsible For:


  • Correctly identifies patients and collects appropriate specimens via capillary, venipuncture and throat swabbing techniques according to laboratory policy.   

  • Maintains documentation relating to specimen collection and patient preparation. 

  • Distributes laboratory reports to nursing stations, Health Information, physicians and clients. 

  • Communicates requested laboratory results via phone/fax/mail. 

  • Assists testing personnel with computer order entry. 

  • Assists front office personnel with clerical functions and phone duties.

  • Assists with collection, documentation and report distribution of special procedures (i.e., drug screens, paternity testing, etc.).


Qualifications


What You Will Need:


  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

  • Effective communication among employees, and between employees, patients, visitors and supervisors is essential to ensure quality patient care and to avoid misunderstanding, errors and miscommunications which could have a detrimental effect on the health, safety and well-being of patients and co-workers.  In addition to these communication and safety concerns, individuals in this position must be able to effectively review patient and related medical records, understand nurse and/or physician verbal and written instructions, read labels of laboratory supplies, safety information and hazardous chemicals.  Therefore, to prevent misunderstandings, errors, and miscommunications in the provision of quality patient care and other job-related services, employees in this position are required to have the capability of fluently speaking, reading, and writing English.

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED), and three to six months related experience and/or training in Phlebotomy.

  • Current Phlebotomy Certification, EMT Certification, or Medical Assistant Certification.


  • Current certificate in C.P.R. or become CPR certified within 90 days of hire.



Job Summary:


Responsible for the organized procurement of laboratory specimens and report distribution.  Facilitates the team process by assisting on the departmental and hospital level with the ultimate goal of customer satisfaction.


 




This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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