High School/GED from Nationally Accredited College/Universit
Allegan General Hospital seeks a full time Phlebotomist Clerk to work for our Lab.
*This position includes a weekend on-call rotation (every 5th wknd) as well as a holiday rotation
Job Duties include, but are not limited to:
-Collect blood from patients utilizing approved venipuncture techniques.
-Collect blood using micro-techniques when indicated.
-Assist and instructs patient for the collection of urine and feces.
-Order tests according to physician's written order.
-Maintain files according to policy and procedure.
-Assist with logging and filing the histology and cytology reports.
-Order and maintain an adequate supply of specimen collection materials and forms related to specimen collection.
-Pick up specimens from Allegan Prof. Building according to daily schedule.
-Provide courier service to physicians and extended care facility when asked.
-Assist in specimen processing including spin down and ordering reference testing when needed
Qualifications include, but are not limited to:
-High School Diploma or GED
-Ability to collect blood specimens from all ages using techniques appropriate to the age and condition of the patient
-Ability to respond to potentially stressful situations in a positive manner, with tact and sensitivity
-Willingness to meet the needs of patients, physicians, guests and other customers with a positive and friendly attitude