- High School Diploma or GED
- Communication Skills
- Computer Skills
- Certified Phlebotomy Technician
Performs a variety of cross-functional duties including intravenous (IV) catheter insertions, specimencollection, computer entry, and patient greeting and escort in a patient-focused department.
High school graduation or equivalent.
3 years related experience.
CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) certification by the Maryland Board of Nursing. CPRcertification required. Phlebotomy certification preferred.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Venipuncture competency. Verbal and written communication skills. Basic computer skills preferred.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Completes paperwork; ensures accurate chart notes, logs, and statistical records.
Conducts data entry.
Conducts EKG testing.
Contributes to the achievement of established department goals and objectives and adheres to department policies, procedures, quality standards and safety standards. Complies with governmental and accreditation regulations.
Greets and escorts patients.
Inventories supplies. Restocks carts/rooms and reorders supplies as needed.
May participate in multidisciplinary quality and service improvement teams.
Performs intravenous catheter insertions, changes of IV sites and dressings, and routine inspection of sites.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Performs routine blood drawing functions.
Recognizes quality control problems; takes appropriate steps to correct and report them.
About MedStar Health
MedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment.