Kadlec Phlebotomist in Richland, Washington
Kadlec has an exciting opportunity for a Phlebotomist to join our growing Clinical Lab team located in Richland, Washington!
Shift Details: Full time, 1.0, Variable
High School Diploma or GED from an accredited educational institution required.
Completion of a formal Phlebotomy Training Program required.
Washington State MA-Phlebotomist Licensure required.
One year customer service experience required.
Healthcare experience preferred.
National certification by one or more agencies. I.e. ASCP, ASPT, NCA, NPA, or AMT
Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
As a Phlebotomist you will perform a variety of functions related to specimen collection, specimen processing, data entry, receiving and logging phone orders, retrieving lab results for physicians or their representatives, control and management of confidential information and documents, and report sorting and filing. Specimen collection for blood samples will be restricted to venous or capillary access.
Embraces Planetree Philosophy to provide a safe, comfortable, therapeutic patient-centered environment.
Performs competent phlebotomies on patients of all ages as ordered by a qualified provider.
Handles and processes laboratory specimens including but not limited to blood, body fluids, and tissue.
Follows hospital policy of identifying every patient and specimen by two step matching I.D. process.
Observes all patients during phlebotomy procedures for adverse reactions.
Labels all specimens immediately, while still in the presence of the patient.
Performs specimen processing to prepare samples for testing.
Operates laboratory computer system to enter patient data, track specimens, retrieve results, and tracking data.
Operates telephone, fax, and copy machines.
Reviews laboratory policies as directed by phlebotomy supervisor.
Uses appropriate medical terminology.
Functions as a team member, complimenting and enhancing the performance of other team members.
Follows the work schedule and reports to work on time.
Participates in laboratory and hospital wide Process Improvement Goals.
Attends department and required hospital meetings.
Pursues continuing education opportunities.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —
Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.
Located in sunny Tri-Cities, WA, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE. To learn more, click here: https://kadlec.jobs/about-us/
Job Category: Phlebotomist & Lab Support
Req ID: 291205