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Job: Lab Assistant - PRN

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Job Description

Prepares skin site and performsvenipuncture and skin punctures according to established aseptic techniques toobtain blood specimens in accordance with physician orders. Instructs patientsin specimen collection methods and procedures in an age appropriate manner (ie:urinalysis and bacteriology), and obtains specimens for culture and analysis.Treats patients and families with dignity and respect. Labels and recordsspecimens obtained, transports them to the laboratory and distributes toappropriate laboratory area for analysis. Prepares blood for testing.



Qualifications

Qualifications:

- High school diploma or equivalent certificate required.

- 1-3 years of phlebotomy experience required. 

- Knowledge of aseptic methods and basic medical terminology required.


Language Skills:

- Ability to read, understand, and communicate effectively in English.  Additional languages helpful.

 

 

Skills:

- Must be familiar with various computer software applications or LIS and type a minimum of 40 WPM.

- Must have excellent interpersonal skills.

 

  

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