Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Davenport, FL
  • Date Posted:
    6/8/2021
  • Job ID:
    21014383
  • Job Family
    Laboratory
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

Phlebotomist AdventHealth Heart of Florida

Location Address: 40100 US Hwy 27, Davenport, FL 33837
 

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Heart of Florida

  • Close proximity to Walt Disney World
  • Various outdoor activities for families and children to enjoy
  • Beautiful local golf courses available year round
  • Faith-based work environment
  • Great benefits
 
Work Hours/Shift:
  • Full Time Days 
 

You Will Be Responsible For:   

  • Collects patient, physician and test order information in order to create patient accounts. This includes verifying patient identification, insurance information, physician credentials and test order requirements.
  • Performs assigned pre-analytical activities related to laboratory testing, which may include:
  • Collects patient, physician and test order information in order to create patient accounts. This includes verifying patient identification, insurance information, physician credentials and test order requirements.
  • Blood specimen collection via venipuncture or capillary puncture for all age groups
  • Receives, and processes patient specimens which includes separating specimens by centrifugation prior to testing. May include transporting.
  • Aliquots different sample types, if needed, and either loads preanalytical instruments, which include automated stainers, or delivers them to the testing department
  • Cytopreparatory staining
  • Accessioning of surgical cases that requires a knowledge of anatomy.
  • Receive and set up cultures. Inoculation of different petri dishes for bacterial growth
  • Blood and/or Blood Component processing, storing, shipping, modifying and selecting compatible products using a validated Transfusion Information System
  • Performs periodic preventive instrument maintenance and quality assurance procedures as assigned
  • Continually maintains workspaces neat and organized by cleaning and disinfecting selected or assigned laboratory equipment. Keeps lab areas and spaces properly supplied.
  • Follows AdventHealth’s system wide communication model.
 
 
Qualifications
What Will You Need:        

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • N/A
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
  • High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent
  • Completion of Blood Collection Program, Medical Lab Assistant Program, or similar training program appropriate to anticipated department assignment
  • 1-year experience in hospital laboratory setting appropriate to department work assigned
  • Current student seeking higher educational degree or certification in a science field such as nursing, medical technology, pre-med, or related field may be substituted for the 1-year hospital experience

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • N/A

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:

  • National Certification in Phlebotomy if phlebotomy duties are required
  • National Certification as a Medical Lab Assistant
 
Job Summary:

The Phlebotomist perform various laboratory support procedures in assigned areas which may include phlebotomy and/or specimen processing in clinical and anatomical pathology areas. Performs any of the following non-technical functions under the supervision of the department supervisor, manager or director.

  • Specimen collection and transporting
  • Specimen processing; trouble shooting sample and order discrepancies
  • Submission and monitoring of specimens submitted to referral laboratories; shipping samples to reference laboratories or facilities for consult; entering billing information
  • Patient registration
  • Perform equipment maintenance procedures
  • Blood component preparation and issuance
  • Receiving and inoculation of culture media
  • Accession surgical cases requiring knowledge of anatomy; trouble shoot and escalate any missing surgical specimens; assign and distribute slides to pathologists
  • Inventory and ordering of supplies

Works customarily involves practical knowledge in various laboratory procedures and support functions in pre-analytical and post-analytical tasks. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.



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

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