Community Health Systems Phlebotomist II - Laboratory (PRN) in Crestview, Florida

Description:

Collects human clinical specimens using established, approved laboratory methods in a safe and efficient manner. Interacts with patients, physicians and hospital staff members in a professional manner. Serves as receptionist for patients and hospital staff conducting business with the laboratory. Performs clerical duties as needed to create, maintain and communicate patient data to health care providers.

Qualifications

Education:

High School education or equivalent required. National accreditation certification in phlebotomy or documentation of graduation/education certificate from an approved school or program of phlebotomy is required.

Experience/Skills:

Minimum 1 year of experience in phlebotomy preferred. Position requires knowledge of medical terminology and familiarity with clinical laboratory policies and procedures related to specimen collection and processing. Work is performed under the direction of a medical laboratory technologist supervisor. Other required abilities include: entering and retrieving data from laboratory information system, excellent communication skills, interaction with the public and medical/ nursing personnel, handling multiple priorities, and managing stress effectively.

Licenses/Certificates:

Certification in Phlebotomy with industry-recognized national accreditation organization (e.g. NPA, ASCP, etc.) or graduation from an accredited school of phlebotomy is required.

Must have current BLS certification prior to hire date. Must be approved by the American Heart Association.

Job: Laboratory

Organization: North Okaloosa Medical Center

Location: FL-Crestview

Requisition ID: 1748250