Phlebotomist (Sajak Lab) - PRN

Anne Arundel Medical Center
Annapolis, MD
Jun 20, 2017
Jun 21, 2017
Accountant, IT
Full Time
Refer Save Apply Job ID: SDF-36997 Description: Espouses the principals of Lean Thinking and creates a work environment that positively promotes continuous process improvement;Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations;Maintains inter- and intradepartmental work flow by fostering a spirit of cooperation (hand offs);Maintains laboratory supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies;Explores opportunities to add value to job (innovative ideas) to benefit the organization and taking ownership of the outcome. Proactively finds other work-related tasks during low census;Practices proper patient identification verification according to standard work;Determines and executes the best method for obtaining biological specimens from patients of all ages as required to include venipuncture, capillary, and heel-stick puncture to ensure quality specimens for testing;Registers patients accurately in the Hospital Information System including, but not limited to, correct date of service, ordering caregiver and special flags;Orders appropriate tests in Laboratory Information System (LIS) as requested by authorized provider by accurately reading and interpreting orders and being familiar with test mnemonics;Resolves unusual or unclear test orders by contacting the ordering provider;Responds to requests for lab results and sends appropriate scheduled reports;Prepares aliquots of samples and shipping batches to move samples to various locations within the hospital campus as well as to contracted laboratories;Conserves laboratory resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results.Performs functions to established productivity guidelines with minimal errors;Operates and maintains laboratory equipment. Performs preventative maintenance and troubleshoots problems to the full extent of ability;Actively participate in the laboratory quality plan/program (ex. investigative reports, notification of delays, etc.);Participate in the training of new staff and students by serving as a mentor and technical resource.Enhances the laboratory and hospital reputation by demonstrating a courteous and professional demeanor during all encounters.Required License/Certifications: Phlebotomy certification with the National Phlebotomy Association or American Society of Clinical Pathology or eligible.Preferred Qualifications:Experience: One year of experience working in an acute care facility in an equivalent role.Light Work: Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. If the use of arm and/or leg controls requires exertion of forces greater than that for Sedentary Work and the worker sits most of the time, the job is rated for Light Work.Required - BLS (CPR) Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation by the American Heart Association for Healthcare Providers Requirements: Expertise Lab/Phlebotomy Lab/Phlebotomy Schedule PRN/Contingent PRN/Contingent Location Annapolis Annapolis

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