LifePoint Health Phlebotomist in Dodge City, Kansas
The Laboratory Phlebotomist performs task related duties within the Lab. This position has appropriate knowledge and skills necessary to effectively meet the growth, development, and clinical needs of age specified populations. The phlebotomist performs a variety of venipuncture and skin puncture techniques involved in collection of blood specimens from patients for laboratory procedures used in the diagnosis and treatment of disease. Assists the laboratory staff in ordering, stocking supplies delivered to the lab, properly receive specimens delivered to the lab, communicates with the technologists all incoming work, organizes and prioritizes work in order to complete work competently and effectively and in a timely manner; files reports in laboratory and physician files, answers phones and directs calls as appropriate; observes principals of data security / patient confidentiality; assists in training of new staff; maintains positive attitude, functions as a team player, and maintains inter and intra department communications; interacts with other healthcare works to solve problems; attends and participates in department meetings.
Reports to: Director of Laboratory
Minimum Work Experience
Phlebotomy experience required.
Previous Hospital phlebotomy experience preferred.
Phlebotomy certification preferred.
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
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Organization: *Western Plains Medical Complex
Location: Kansas-Dodge City
Requisition ID: 7453-2168