Lab Assistant/Phlebotomist Technician - Variable Shift

  • Jefferson Healthcare
  • Port Townsend, WA 98368
  • Jan 05, 2021
Assistant/Support Laboratory Technician

Job Description

Lab Port Townsend, WA, USA $16.56 - $25.84 DOE Hourly Full-Time Comprehensive Benefits Package Email Me Similar Jobs Email Me This Job Full-Time Lab Assistant/Phlebotomist Technician Jefferson Healthcare, Port Townsend, WA 257-2020 Jefferson Healthcare is looking for... ....a Full-Time, Lab Assistant/Phlebotomist Technician for our Laboratory team! We are very proud of the  service we provide to our community and we would love for you to join our team. Please apply at - We look forward to hearing from you! A current resume and cover letter are required for any applicant to be considered. This position will remain open until filled.   Position Description FTE: 1.0 FTE, full time Positions available: 1 Schedule: Variable shift, could be 8, 10 or 12 hour shifts. Days: May vary GENERAL POSITION SUMMARY: Performs many pre and post-analytical duties in assisting the Medical Technologists in the performance of their duties including phlebotomies, order entry, specimen collection and sample processing. The Laboratory Assistant also performs clerical functions, including giving results to providers, distribution of reports, charges, credits and supply ordering within the laboratory.   ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES: Performs phlebotomies including venipunctures, infant heel sticks, finger sticks and therapeutic phlebotomies and completes proper documentation Processes specimens and results from reference lab Collects other specimens including:  blood cultures, blood alcohol and urine drug screens Processes and documents specimens from local clinics for in-house testing and prepares specimens for courier Maintains the laboratory and the outpatient drawing area in a neat, clean and orderly manner Keeps lab glassware clean and restocked Restocks, receives and inventories laboratory blood supplies Performs computer entry of patient orders and demographics for outpatients and referral Distributes reports and gives verbal reports on completed tests   SECONDARY FUNCTIONS: Assists with filing and billing Provides back-up support for clerical functions and report distribution within the laboratory Other job duties as assigned by supervisor Plates microbiological specimens Assists training new employees and students Enters patient charges Assists tech with Blood Bank inventory, orders, returns and receipt as needed Orders blood products as directed Reconciles bills from reference labs Fills orders from outside clinics and nursing stations   EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: High School diploma or equivalent required Washington State Medical Assistant-Phlebotomy certification required; as a condition of employment, application for MA-Phlebotomist Certification must be submitted to DOH within 90 days of hire. BLS Certification required Washington State AIDS Education curriculum required Must stay current in knowledge base, certifications and licenses indicated above, and meet Hospital-mandated education requirements 1-3 years of phlebotomy experience preferred 1-3 years of EPIC Beaker lab experience preferred   If you are looking to work with an exceptional team of professionals, we encourage you to consider Jefferson Healthcare. Work where your talent is truly appreciated.

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