LTA II - Phlebotomist - 28 hours - days
At Steward Health Care System, we are committed to improving the health of our communities by delivering exceptional, personalized behavioral health care with dignity, compassion and respect. Our continued focus on the patient experience informs our caregivers in how to provide care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient and family preferences, needs and values.
We dedicate ourselves in the communities we serve to delivering affordable health care to all and being responsible partners. No matter what your role, as a member of the Steward family, you are a specialist in the making every patient and family feel right at home, every co-worker a key to our success, and every referring practice, a team of prized colleagues.
In support of this, we commit ourselves to the following values:
Performs a variety of routine duties to assist in laboratory processes, such as, performing venipunctures on both inpatient and outpatient population in various areas of the hospital. Performs a variety of functions related to accurate and safe collection and processing of laboratory specimens from patients of all ages. Follows the procedure manual and operates in accordance with the policies of the hospital.
• Registers and orders specimens received from clients into LIS.
-Perform phlebotomy on inpatient and outpatient populations using the stated procedural policies.
-Perform therapeutic phlebotomies
• Monitors work flow using the specimen tracker.
• Processes specimens including centrifugation, aliquoting, labeling.
All responsibilities are essential job functions.
Respects diverse views and approaches, and contributes in maintaining an environment of professionalism, tolerance, civility and acceptance toward all employees, patients and visitors.
Required Knowledge & Skills:
• Dexterity sufficient to manipulate instrumentation.
High School Diploma or Equivelant
Graduate of Phlebotomy Traning program preferred
Phlebotomy Certification Preferred, ASCP certification/elligible Pre