25 days old

Phleb/Lab Assistant

Orange City, FL 32763
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Phleb/Lab Assistant

AdventHealth Fish Memorial

Location Address: Orange City, FL

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth

  • Career growth and advancement potential
  • Faith Based organization
  • State of the art lab facilities

Work Hours/Shift:


You will be responsible for:

Perform phlebotomy on inpatients and/or outpatients per procedure

Correctly identify the patient

Wear proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Able to locate a venipuncture site

Draw specimens in the proper order

Correctly label tubes at bedside/patient side

Label tubes with time and Destiny id

Apply dressing

Properly dispose of Sharps and Biohazardous material

Deliver specimens to the Processing area or appropriate department

Use computer for various tasks

Receive specimens

Generate and fax patient reports when requested

Cancel tests at the request of the floor

Generate collection labels

Generate and work collection lists

Register patients

Perform laboratory assistant duties

Empty tube system, receive and deliver specimens to Processing

Answer telephone, solve problems, route calls for others correctly

Collect Chain of Custody specimens per procedure

Identify patient by use of photo ID.

Properly fill out forms

Secure specimen for transport

May be required to work at the outpatient area, Florida Hospital East Region MedLab, or other facilities as needed.

May be required to learn Registration including the entering of patient demographics, insurance information, Medical Necessity and ordering of tests.

Required to learn how to process and/or deliver specimens to the proper department & fill in as needed

May be required to fax reports to the doctors offices

Perform other duties as assigned or as needed

Responsible for complying with HIPAA, CAP, JC,OSHA and all other local, state and federal laws governing the hospital in general and the laboratory in particular

Must conform to all hospital and laboratory policies and procedures


What You Will Need:


Computer skills required.

Good customer service skills.

Excellent phlebotomy skills


Computer skills preferred

Good customer service skills

Excellent phlebotomy skills especially on neonates or child

Registration skills


High School diploma or equivalent.

1 year phlebotomy experience, preferably in a hospital setting, or completion of phlebotomy training course which includes an externship in an approved facility.

Job Summary:

The phlebotomist is responsible for obtaining blood specimens on inpatients and outpatients of differing age groups as required. The phlebotomist must be able to obtain blood by the use of various phlebotomy techniques. They must be able to use the computer system for generating labels, collection lists and for retrieving copies of reports as well as other functions. They must ensure that all blood draws are performed and transported to the laboratory in a timely manner. They must maintain a close working relationship with the nursing floors and the laboratory technologists/technicians. The job requires tact and compassion. They may also be required to work at other hospital owned facilities or drawing at nursing homes. The job also includes learning patient registration and test ordering and processing functions.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Posted: 2020-11-09 Expires: 2020-12-08
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