Phlebotomist/Lab Assistant I - Immediate Response Lab

  • The Christ Hospital Health Network
  • 2139 AUBURN AVENUE CINCINNATI Ohio 45219 United States
  • Posted: Jan 10, 2019
Full-time Allied Health

Job Description

Title: Lab Assistant I – Immediate Response Lab
Shift: Full Time, Days
This position is located at The Christ Hospital main campus, 2139 Auburn Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219.
Job Overview: The Phlebotomist/Lab Assistant I will be responsible for performing pre-analytic processing of specimens; collecting specimens; accessions, labeling and distributing specimens; and performing clerical and miscellaneous duties. The Phlebotomist/Lab Assistant will be placed on a weekend, holiday, and call rotation.
We have an established career path for our Phlebotomist/Lab Assistants that will give them the opportunity to grow and develop in their field and increase their earning potential.
This position will also be responsible for:

  • Obtaining blood specimens by venipuncture or skin punctures
  • Following proper patient identification protocols andestablished blood collection protocols.
  • Performing pre-analytical processing
  • Processing a volume of specimens appropriate for the assigned work area.

Education: High school diploma or GED required; completion of formal phlebotomy training program or equivalent is preferred.
Required Skills and Knowledge: Phlebotomy experience preferred. Ability to read and comprehend written information required; ability to effectively and efficiently perform a variety of job duties in a stressful, fast paced environment is required; Phlebotomy skills preferred; keyboarding skills preferred. Phlebotomy certification preferred.

There are many ways to define excellence. For us at The Christ Hospital, it’s all about our patients...And making healthcare what they want it to be. Accessible. Personal. Affordable.
Our commitment to exceptional outcomes, affordable care and the finest patient experiences is recognized yearly with numerous awards from leading healthcare organizations and publications. At the top of our list of honors are the 17 consecutive years that we’ve been named to U.S. News & World Report’s list of Best Hospitals and being named the Most Preferred Hospital by the Greater Cincinnati community for 21 consecutive years (National Research Corporation).
What does this mean for you?
GROWTH- opportunities to learn, develop, and impact.
VALUE - a robust employee package that provides you the ability to maintain a healthy work-life balance, competitive compensation, flexible and meaningful benefits, development opportunities so you can be your best self, and a culture of compassion.
PRIDE- from all that we have accomplished in our past, and all that we’re positioned for in the future.
CHALLENGE- we are in one of the most competitive markets in the nation, yet continue to rise to the top through our incredible employees and transformational results. We seek individuals motivated by what it takes to be a part of a winning team.
Named #24 on Forbes 500 America’s Best Employers for 2017, we are transforming care…inspired by you.