Community Health Systems Phlebotomist PT in Statesboro, Georgia

Description:

Performs venipuncture, heel sticks, and finger sticks to obtain blood samples for testing purposes. Properly identifies patients and follows procedures for collection of specimens. Ensures that all information from the blood collection of specimens is entered into the laboratory computer system including time drawn, time received, and proper phlebotomy code. Collects chain of custody urine drug screens for pre-employment, post-accident, and just cause cases using proper collection procedures as set forth by NIDA. Picks up samples from nursing units as require. Performs other related functions as assigned by the Phlebotomy Supervisor. Completion of a formal training course in phlebotomy procedures from an accredited school or training program preferred. One year phlebotomy experience preferred. Phlebotomy certification preferred.

Qualifications

Performs venipuncture, heel sticks, and finger sticks to obtain blood samples for testing purposes. Properly identifies patients and follows procedures for collection of specimens. Ensures that all information from the blood collection of specimens is entered into the laboratory computer system including time drawn, time received, and proper phlebotomy code. Collects chain of custody urine drug screens for pre-employment, post-accident, and just cause cases using proper collection procedures as set forth by NIDA. Picks up samples from nursing units as require. Performs other related functions as assigned by the Phlebotomy Supervisor. Completion of a formal training course in phlebotomy procedures from an accredited school or training program preferred. One year phlebotomy experience preferred. Phlebotomy certification preferred.

Job: Laboratory

Organization: East Georgia Regional Medical Center

Location: GA-Statesboro

Requisition ID: 1818343