28 days old

Phlebotomist

Riverside Healthcare
Gloucester, VA 23061

Overview

Riverside Walter Reed Hospital located in Gloucester, Virginia is currently seeking Phlebotomists. Come join our growing team! 

 

Hours: Part-time and labor pool (as needed) available. Multiple shifts available.

 

Job Summary: Works under the supervision of the Laboratory Director/Laboratory Supervisor. This position performs routine and special laboratory specimen collections handling and distributions according to established protocols and standard operating procedures assuring collection of the appropriate specimen in correct container with appropriate labeling. The position is also responsible for explaining specimen collection procedures and instructions to patients nurses physicians etc. The phlebotomist may also be responsible for performing patient EKGs traveling to other patient off-site locations to collect blood and transporting of specimens back to the lab depending on worksite assignment. The phlebotomist must maintain patient confidentiality and properly identify patients according to guidelines set forth by the facility (i.e. Patient Safety Goals). This position is responsible for maintaining proper inventory in the department and for keeping appropriate stock levels in collection basket. The Phlebotomist is required to follow all quality control and quality assurance guidelines established in the department to include accurate performance of job duties with proper documentation. The Phlebotomist is responsible for effective interdepartmental and interdepartmental communications to include such items as shift-to shift hand off pending collection inquires resolutions etc. The position helps to maintain a constant state of readiness in the department to meet all Standards for accreditation form College of American Pathologists (CAP) Stat OSHA CLIA DNV etc. The Phlebotomist assists in the training of new and existing personnel as well as students. The Phlebotomist adheres to hospital infection control and department policies and procedures; maintains a profession demeanor/appearance and exhibits a positive attitude. May perform other duties as assigned.Riverside Walter Reed Hospital is a 67-bed acute care facility located in Gloucester, Virginia. With 24-hour emergency services, a 12,000 square foot Intensive Care Unit, a complete range of outpatient services, a highly professional, caring staff and more than 50 outstanding area physicians, Riverside Walter Reed provides comprehensive health care services to the communities of the Middle Peninsula. The Middle Peninsula is bordered on the south by the York River and the lower Chesapeake Bay on the east. Gloucester is a growing and increasingly changing county that is an integral part of the Hampton Roads metropolitan area. Growth in the Peninsula area has encouraged development in the Gloucester Point and the Courthouse regions of Gloucester.

Qualifications

Education: High school diploma or equivalence preferred.Experience: Previous experience in blood collection techniques preferred. Knowledge of laboratory medical terminology preferred. Working knowledge of Computers.Certification: ASCP or equivalent certification preferred.

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Posted: 2019-10-22 Expires: 2019-12-19

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