Phlebotomist

  • Altru Health System
  • 1200 S Columbia Rd Grand Forks North Dakota 58206-6002 United States
  • Feb 03, 2019
As needed Allied Health

Job Description

This position is a flex-time position, which works only as needed, covering vacations, illnesses, emergencies, and does not have regularly scheduled hours.  Flex-time does not receive benefits; in lieu of benefits, it receives an additional 15% flex differential.

The Phlebotomist demonstrates a working knowledge of clinical laboratory terminology and requirements; maintains a minimal miss and re-draw rate; performs patient identification and specimen labeling; provides complete, legible documentation; demonstrates knowledge and understanding of phlebotomy processes and techniques; performs, interprets and reports bedside testing; organizes and prioritizes workload and processes specimen requests; performs quality assurance processes; recognizes problems, takes appropriate action, documents problems and corrective action; actively communicates throughout the shift and manages priority requests to ensure effective department workflow and maintains service area cleanliness and supply inventory. Patients cared for include infants, children, adolescents, adult and geriatric.

Required:
  • High school graduate or equivalent.


Preferred:
 

  • Previous phlebotomy experience.
  •  Six (6) months medical experience related to patient care