Medical Assistant I-Phlebotomist

Medical Assistant I-Phlebotomist

UnityPoint Health | Waterloo, IA, 50702, US
Salary Range:$29,000 – $35,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

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Description

Overview:
UnityPoint Health - Allen Hospital Full-Time Benefit: 40 hours weekly; 1100,1230,1430 Rotational 2nd shift; holiday/weekend rotation Sign-On Bonus: $1,500.00 paid over 6 mos  The Medical Assistant I Phlebotomist, under the direction of the Manager-Compliance/ED Lab/Phlebotomy, is responsible for collection of blood samples through phlebotomy(blood collection) techniques, including vacutainer, syringe, winged infusion set and capillary collections.  All phlebotomists are expected to assist with collections from outpatients, inpatients as well as stat nursing home patients and any other patient types supported by UnityPoint Health. Phlebotomists also assist in the collection of other specimens such as urines for analysis and urines for drug screens. Phlebotomists should possess good clerical and computer skills to support the Laboratory department. Why UnityPoint Health?? Commitment to our Team – We’ve been named a Top 150 Place to Work in Healthcare 2022 by Becker’s Healthcare for our commitment to our team members.? Culture – At UnityPoint Health, you Come for a fulfilling career and experience a culture guided by uncompromising values and unwavering belief in doing what's right for the people we serve.? Benefits – Our competitive Total Rewards program offers benefits options that align with your needs and priorities, no matter what life stage you’re in.? Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Commitment – We’re committed to ensuring you have a voice that is heard regardless of role, race, gender, religion, or sexual orientation.?Development – We believe equipping you with support and development opportunities is an essential part of delivering a remarkable employment experience.? Community Involvement – Be an essential part of our core purpose—to improve the health of the people and communities we serve.?? Visit us at UnityPoint.org/careers to hear more from our team members about why UnityPoint Health is a great place to work. https://dayinthelife.unitypoint.org/?  

Responsibilities:
Learn and understand basic techniques of phlebotomy and specimen collection.Perform phlebotomy and specimen collection for inpatients, outpatients and nursing home patientsLearn and understand collection of urine drug screens for occupational and medical collectionsOther tasks as assigned

Qualifications:
Valid driver’s license.Must be able to read, write and speak EnglishMust possess basic computer skills and knowledge using word processing, spreadsheet, email and web browserUse of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position. Requires frequent travel to area nursing home facilities