• Gritman Medical Center
  • Moscow, ID 83843
  • Jun 29, 2020

Job Description

Performs blood collection by venipuncture or capillary puncture and processes samples for internal and external distribution. Prints and/or processes patient reports and provides reception support. Performs additional clerical, computer, and housekeeping functions as needed. Walks or drives to customers to deliver reports pick up specimens or draw blood.   Hours: Covers weekend day shift every four weekends; helps cover holidays and vacations. Qualifications Qualifications and Requirements:    High school diploma or equivalent. No experience required. Prefer clinical phlebotomy experience.   License/Registration: None required. Responsibilities Functional Demands:   Population Served: Neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric.   Physical Demands: Lifting: Occasional-Maximum of 40 lbs. from floor to knee, 1 x day. Frequent-none. Items lifted-bunker boxes, phlebotomy tray Transfers: Max assist transfer from chair to floor, 2 x month Push/Pull: Moderate force required to push down centrifuge Carry: Maximum of 5 lb. phlebotomy tray, 300+ feet at one time for 50% of 10 hour shift or 5 hours in one day/ Fine Motor: Very high degree required for blood drawing, label placement, computer use Computer: Intermittent use required. Standing: Up to 15 minutes at one time and 8 hours in one day. Sitting: Up to 15 minutes at one time and 2 hours in one day Kneeling: Squat up to 5 minutes at one time and 15 minutes in one day Crawling: Up to 1 minute at one time and 2 minutes in one day Stooping: Up to 5 minutes at one time and 5 hours in one day Driving: Up to 5 minutes at one time and 45 minutes in one day Climbing: Up to 2 minutes at one time and 5 hours in one day. Occasional lifting of supplies weighing up to 10 pounds with frequent carrying of phlebotomy tray weighing up to 5 pounds. Occasional pushing and pulling of bed, bedside table or phlebotomy chair. Occasional climbing of stairs to other levels of the building. Frequent stooping, kneeling and crouching to collect blood samples or to access supplies.   Environmental Conditions: Location: Inside. Exposure: Constant exposure to wet conditions from hand washing and solutions. Frequent exposure to noise from centrifuges, telephones, computer printers and laboratory equipment. Constant exposure to toxic or caustic chemicals in laboratory reagents. Constant exposure to biohazardous materials from patient speciments, including blood, urine, stool, CSF and other body fluids. Occasional exposure to fumes from staining reagents and constant exposure to odors from laboratory reagents and body fluids.   Required protective equipment: Laboratory coat required, either personal or hospital supplied. Gloves required for all specimen collection and processing. Safety goggles or safety shield required for specimen processing. Closed-toed shoes required.   OSHA Category: Class I High Risk

Employment Type

Part Time (non-benefited)