Responsible for procuring biological specimens using phlebotomy procedures including blood cultures and blood samples. Assists in cleaning laboratory equipment as necessary and in performing non-professional clerical duties in the department as assigned.
Draws and collects blood samples from patients, verifies records and prepares specimens for laboratory analysis. May prick finger to draw blood. May conduct interviews, take vital signs, and draw and test blood samples to screen donors at blood bank. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Requires a high school diploma and/or certification by a nationally recognized body. Has knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
Years of Related Experience:
- Minimum: 0-1
- Preferred: 2-4
- Education 1: High School Graduate/Equivalent