Phlebotomist Evenings


Description

Phlebotomist -  AdventHealth Central Texas

Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX  76549

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX

  • Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
  • Award winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team that continues to build a world-class culture where you become family.
  • Extraordinary benefits to include tuition reimbursement and on-campus classes.
  • Cost of living is 20 percent lower than the national average
  • Largest school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle, high school, and specialized campuses to choose from
  • Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other family fun events.
  • Miles of scenic trails and parks available for recreational activity

 

Work Hours/Shift:

1:30pm - 10pm

Every other weekend off

 

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Collects blood specimens through venipuncture and skin puncture practices

  • Prepares blood samples for laboratory analysis

  • Sends specimens to reference laboratories for additional testing, as necessary

  • Registration of patients, interprets and orders physicians test requests

  • Identifies and bands patients for blood product transfusion

  • Ensures pre-authorization and completes appropriate consent forms prior to collection of limited coverage tests

  • Maintains proper documentation, including accessioning logs, equipment records, and checklists

  • Maintains adequate supply inventories and ensures supplies are viable prior to use for patient collection

  • Performs other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Ability to draw and collect blood samples from patients, verify records, and prepare specimens for laboratory analyses

  • Up-to-date knowledge of blood collector equipment, anticoagulants, special precautions, and interferences

  • Ability to implement aseptic technique principles

  • Up-to-date knowledge of anatomy, physiology, infection control, specimen processing, medical terminology, anatomic terminology, first aid, and safety practices

  • Must be able to read, write and speak conversational English

  • Basic computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office

  • High School Education or equivalent

  • Associate's degree or Technical degree in a related field, or combination of High School degree and related experience preferred
  • 1+ year of hands on experience drawing blood on daily basis
  • Phlebotomy certification or equivalent preferred

 

Job Summary:

Collects and processes blood specimens from patients, while adhering to safety policies and compliance procedures.

 

 

 


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
Company
AdventHealth
Posted
06/06/2021
Location
Killeen, TX 76541, US