Apr 04, 2022

Phlebotomy Tech I - CHA - NHMG-16th St Lab

  • New Hanover Regional Medical Center
  • Wilmington, NC, USA
Speech Therapy Laboratory

Job Description

Location: New Hanover Medical Group

Department: NHMG-16th St Lab

Full Time Equivalent: FTE: 0.010000

Work Type: 1 to 31 Hours Pay Period

Work Schedule: ENTERSCHED - Please Select Schedule!

Exempt from Overtime: Exempt: No



Summary:
Works under the general supervision of the Lead Phlebotomist, Phlebotomy Coordinator or Laboratory Manager this employee draws blood from patients in the physician’s office or similar facility for analysis or other medical purposes.



Responsibilities:
1. Greet patient
2. Assemble equipment such as tourniquet, needles, disposable containers for needles, blood collection devices, gauze, cotton, and alcohol on work tray according to requirements for specified test or procedures
3. Verify or record identify of patient or donor and converse with patient to allay fear of procedure
4. Apply tourniquet to arm, locate accessible vein, swab puncture area with antiseptic and insert needle into vein to draw blood into collection tube
5. Withdraw needle, apply treatment to puncture site and label and store blood container for subsequent processing
6. Prick finger to draw blood



Credentials:

Education:
Essential:
* High School Diploma

Other information:
Experience: Completion of an accredited phlebotomy program or one-year phlebotomy experience required. Experience related to customer service and quality patient care preferred. Demonstrates standards of performance (ownership, teamwork, communication, compassion) that support patient satisfaction and principles of service excellence.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Individual will possess commensurate combination of education, experience and qualifications.