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Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center Phlebotomist - Laboratory - FT - 702021 in Alamogordo, New Mexico

Performs delegated tasks/care as directed by the Clinical Supervisor of the Laboratory. This description is not intended to be a complete list of duties.

• Accurately identifies all patients in a manner prescribed by written laboratory policies.

• Accurately collects all specimens (pediatric through geriatric) and labels samples in a manner prescribed by written laboratory policies.

• Processes samples according to SOP and properly labels all samples.

• Trains new employees and students properly and thoroughly using the 3-step process.

• Completes specimen collections within a timely manner.

• Obtains accurate patient information concerning medications, weight, height, fax numbers, etc and promptly records this information on the patient’s order.

• Transcribes physician’s orders into the laboratory computer system in an accurate and timely manner.

• Responds to and notifies laboratory staff of all STAT and ASAP orders.

• Delivers all specimens to appropriate sections of laboratory.

• File, fax, call or mail all patient results in an accurate and timely manner. Documents all faxes and mail-outs in appropriate logs.

• Maintains laboratory front desk area/phlebotomy area in a clean and orderly manner.

• Stocks phlebotomy area and trays. Watches supplies and requests supplies to be ordered as appropriate.

• Does not leave workstation unattended.

• Uses time between procedures to Department’s advantage. Regularly helps others.

• Works diligently under time and volume pressures without diminished accuracy or loss of composure.

• High School diploma or equivalent.

• Current American Heart – HeartSaver or Basic Life Support (BLS) card.

• Must demonstrate required technical, interpersonal, and computer skills.

• A graduate of an accredited phlebotomy program and/or must have documented experience as a phlebotomist.

• Knowledge, expertise, and clinical competency to function satisfactorily in the role.

• Performs related responsibilities as assigned.

ID: 2020-3256

External Company Name: Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center

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