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ProMedica Health System Senior Phlebotomist - Toledo Hospital - Full Time - Days in Toledo, Ohio

Performs routine and special blood specimen collection for all age specific patients.Provides leadership and ensures continuity for other phlebotomists.

  • Performs all functions of a phlebotomist

  • Collects products or specimens for basic procedures and performs point-of-care testing using proper techniques.

  • Follows strict principles of asepsis and antisepsis. Assists in the care of the patient prior to, during and after specimen collection.

  • Determines, from like samples, combinations of tests and the associated acceptable minimum volumes.

  • Knowledgeable of pre-analytic variables which may affect specimen analysis. Familiar with test synonyms and abbreviations, and cross-referencing tests to specimen types.

  • Utilizes laboratory computer information system to include all work aides and shortcuts within the system. Utilizes quality assurance data to enhance the services rendered by the section.

  • Recommends changes in procedures to address quality issues and provide customer satisfaction.

  • Performs and documents quality control procedures. Acts as a resource and is a liaison between the phlebotomy staff and the POCT team.

  • Maintains established hospital and departmental policies and procedures, objectives, quality assurance, safety, environmental and infection control.

  • Complies with requirements of accreditation and regulatory agencies by attending mandatory in-services and continuing laboratory education and participating in continuous quality improvement.

  • Maintains and upgrades personal professional development.

Must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Requires one of the following: • A diploma from an accredited phlebotomy training institute or equivalent relevant education with a minimum of three (3) years’ experience as a phlebotomist. Must fulfill all the requisites of phlebotomist. • Equivalent experience working in a direct patient care capacity where performing draws was a required function with a minimum of three (3) years’ experience. Must fulfill all the requisites of phlebotomist.

  • Must be able to continuously move about department and between workstations.

  • Must be able to understand directions, communicate and respond to inquiries;

  • requires effective interpersonal skills.

  • Must be able to tolerate exposure to disease bearing specimens, blood and body

  • fluids, odorous chemicals, carcinogens, mutagens, low-level radiation, electrical

  • hazards and flammable liquids.

  • Must be able to differentiate colors.

  • Must be able to input and retrieve information from computer.

  • Must be able to move, lift or carry materials or equipment weighing up to 50 lbs.,

  • up to 10% of the time.

  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time.

    ProMedica is a mission-based, not-for-profit integrated healthcare organization headquartered in Toledo, Ohio. For more information, please visit www.promedica.org/about-promedica

    Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex/gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, age, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, citizenship, familial or marital status, genetics, or any other legally protected category. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendment Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a job with ProMedica, please contact employment@promedica.org

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Drug-Free Workplace

Requisition ID: 62779

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