Responsible for the collections of blood specimens ensuring patient safety and consistency with age-specific considerations for all patients, neonates, infants, adolescents, adults and geriatrics, as well as employees. Performs clerical functions, processing duties, and training of students and employees. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned.
Performs venous and capillary phlebotomy and ensures specimen integrity
Maintains specimen integrity and follows proper labeling protocols
Performs clerical functions
Assists in stocking and maintaining laboratory supply inventory
Required: High School Graduate or equivalent
Required Certification: Phlebotomy(CPT) and CPR certification
Required: 6 months phlebotomy experience or formal training
Preferred: 1 yr experience
Knowledge of phlebotomy procedures and process.
Understanding of documentation required for phlebotomy procedures.
Knowledge of the purposes, organization, and policies of the local community's health systems sufficient to interact with other health care providers.
Knowledge of the policies and procedures of a clinic sufficient to provide effective patient care.
Skill in problem solving.
Skill in computer hardware and software use.
Skill in verbal and written communication.
Skill in exercising a high degree of initiative, judgment, discretion, and decision-making to achieve organizational objectives.
Skill in analyzing situations accurately and taking effective action.
Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with employees, policy-making bodies, third-party payers, patients, and the public.
Skill in organizing work, making assignments, and achieving goals and objectives.
Skill in exercising judgment and discretion in developing, applying, interpreting, and coordinating departmental policies and procedures.
Ability to obtain vital signs and record them correctly.
Ability to use medical equipment, supplies and instruments.
Ability to understand and carry out written, oral and/or graphic instructions.
Ability to multi-task, manage details and organize efficiently and effectively.
Ability to read, interpret, and apply policies and procedures.
Ability to set priorities among multiple requests.
Ability to interact with patients, medical and administrative staff, and the public effectively.
Ability to use EMR, other relevant computer hardware and software, telephone, copier, fax machine and other standard medical office equipment.
Equipment Operated: Mustbe able to operate medical office devices as well as standard office equipmentincluding computers, fax machines, copiers, printers, telephones, calculators, etc
Job: Phlebotomy/Blood/Medical Asst
Primary Location: Tucson, Arizona
Facility: Tucson Physician Group Holdings
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâs or employeeâs race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.