Posted

30+ days ago

Location

Seattle, WA

Description

We are looking for a Mobile Phlebotomist (40 hours per week) in our Seattle, WA location.

Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm Flexible

Position Summary:

The Mobile Phlebotomist aims to serve patients by preparing specimens for laboratories testing and performing screening standards. The Phlebotomist shall draw quality blood samples and/or collect other specimens while creating an atmosphere of trust and confidence in the patient's home.

Position Responsibilities:

Duties may include but are not necessarily limited to the following:

* Using superior customer service, greet customers appropriately, show proper identification and only when told enter home with all proper PPE.

* Successful completing blood draws, collecting specimens, labeling specimens, centrifuging specimens, recording maintenance data and decontamination, and updating patient information.

* Set up area for collection. Collects specimens according to established procedures. Properly explains in a clear but courteous manner the process of the venipuncture (blood drawing) and or other specimen collection (ex. urine or fecal) as required. Reduces patient anxiety by providing a calm environment for patients before, during and after the collection process.

* Demonstrate technique/s using straight needles and/or butterfly needles.

* Fully understand all of the physicians' orders.

* Matches laboratory requisition forms to specimen tubes. Label, centrifuge, split, and freeze specimens as required by test order.

* Check all test requisitions or computer label against script to ensure 100% correct.

* Stores specimen sample according to required temperature, places samples in appropriate collection container/ tube, accurately labels, follows different procedures as outlined by specific to protocol deemed necessary for transport to maintain integrity of the specimen.

* Transports specimen to proper drop off location.

* Understand and comply with OSHA and DEP regulations.

* Attend annual department trainings

 

Education:

* High School Diploma or GED

* Valid Phlebotomy certification for the state where you will be employed as required (CA & LA require license, FL requires certification

Minimum Qualifications:

* Minimum of 6 months' work experience performing venipunctures in a fast paced lab or hospital setting

* Superior customer service skills, clear and audible voice, ability to show empathy and proper level of concern and care

* Using superior customer service, greet customers appropriately, show proper identification and only when told enter home with all proper PPE.

* Reliable transportation with at least 4 years of licensed driving experience and possess a valid driver's license issued in the state of residence.

* Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite

* Must be flexible with work schedule

Preferred Qualifications:

* Excellent patient interaction skills both in person and by phone

* Strong attention to detail and the ability to work independently

Other Information:

* Successfully pass pre-employment (post offer) drug screen and MVR.

 

BioReference Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled