Phlebotomist, Multi Specialty Clinic Lewistown (Part Time) (Days)
Location: East Waterford
Posted on: January 13, 2022
Job Title: Phlebotomist, Multi Specialty Clinic Lewistown (Part
Location: Lewistown, Pennsylvania
Job Category: Diagnostic Services, Phlebotomy
Work Type: Part time
Department: Community Medicine General Regional Laboratory Team
Date Posted: 01/07/2022
Job ID: R-13138
Job SummaryPhlebotomist II is responsible and accountable for
performing a wide range of tasks to provide a specimen of highest
analytical quality for testing and accurate information for the
system and medical laboratories' clients.
Phlebotomist II can independently perform venipunctures and skin
punctures on all age groups, from neonates through adults.
Phlebotomist II will obtain blood specimens, process specimens for
analysis, utilize the appropriate computer systems to register
patients, facilitate billing, and perform overall specimen
accessioning and processing.
Phlebotomist II will have interpersonal communication ability to
explain the blood drawing process and to show a comforting attitude
- Performs venipunctures and skin punctures to obtain blood
specimens according to Clinical Laboratory Standards Institute
- Exhibits knowledge of adequate and correct collection
- Performs accessioning procedures appropriately and accurately
to ensure positive identification of the specimens.
- Recognizes and resolves discrepancies as appropriate.
- Evaluates specimen suitability and acceptability.
- Resolves or refers problems as appropriate.
- Performs testing and records Point of Care instrument
maintenance, troubleshooting, and quality control as assigned.
- Handles and replenishes reagents and supplies according to
established protocols as assigned.
- Follows established reporting procedures as appropriate.
- Records and reports problems and solutions as appropriate.
- Navigates and accesses multiple computer applications as
- Knows and abides by related policies and procedures including
- Provides phlebotomy coverage as required to Medical Group
offices, skilled nursing facilities, or performs in-home phlebotomy
for homebound patients.
- Successful completion of initial and subsequent competency
Work is typically performed in a clinical environment. Accountable
for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all
organization policies and procedures.The specific statements in
this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent
typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the
job. Additional competencies and skills outlined in any
department-specific orientation will be considered essential to the
performance of the job related to that position.
Position DetailsAs a phlebotomist, you'll support Geisinger's
mission of providing exceptional patient care through innovative,
efficient, and high-quality laboratory services. At Geisinger, our
phlebotomists are the friendly faces that collect samples to be
analyzed by our state-of-the-art labs. Supporting a varied patient
population, you'll be responsible for venipunctures/skin punctures
on patients. There are many other tasks our phlebotomists complete,
such as troubleshooting physician orders, processing specimens for
testing, as well as aiding our patients.We have many different
skill levels in our labs, from new to experienced phlebotomists,
and all skill levels are well utilized. Geisinger employs
phlebotomists in roles I, II, and III. We also have numerous staff
members who pursue their ASCP certification and become trainers for
our department!Phlebotomist I: Less than one year of phlebotomy
experience. Can be a new graduate from a phlebotomy training
program.Phlebotomist II: At least one year of phlebotomy experience
OR graduation from a NAACLS-accredited phlebotomy
program.Phlebotomist I, II and III qualifications will be
considered at appropriate compensation. Salary commensurate with
experience. Experience as a nursing assistant (NA), certified
nursing assistant (CNA), medical assistant (MA), certified medical
assistant (CMA) or similar will be considered! Military experience
will be considered. US Army 68W Combat Medic, 18D, US Navy Hospital
Corpsman, US Air Force Combat Medic.This position offers a
competitive compensation package, including medical, dental,
vision, retirement, generous PTO! Benefits start on day 1!
EducationHigh School Diploma or Equivalent (GED)- (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)Valid Driver's License - Default
Our Purpose & ValuesOUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about
caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger
family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone
as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure
colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our
knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the
caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and
better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community,
and the nation. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our
patients and members and the Geisinger family We offer healthcare
benefits for full time and part time positions from day one,
including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as
important, from senior management on down, we encourage an
atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. We are
an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and
Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated
against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran
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