Emory Healthcare Phlebotomist II (ETS) in Atlanta, Georgia
JOB DESCRIPTION: * For use by Emory Temporary Services only * Supervises blood collection and processing and assists in training new phlebotomists. Prioritizes phlebotomy requests and assigns collections to phlebotomists. Collects, labels and processes patient specimens for testing. Collects patient blood samples by performing venipuncture, finger and heel punctures. Promptly researches any problems with specimen collection or processing. Oversees and performs special collections and capillary punctures, monitors coagulation and bleeding times, and reports findings to the medical technologist in charge. Receives donor blood, reagents and supplies and documents date received. Assists in preparing blood components for transfusion following established protocol. Observes universal precautions, barrier protection methods, infection control and isolation procedures. Responds to telephone inquires from medical staff concerning status of patient testing. Adheres to strict protocol regarding patient identification. Participates in in-service and educational programs. Responds to stat collection assignments within fifteen minutes and in accordance with protocol. Provides technical guidance, instruction, and supervision to less experienced phlebotomists. Assists supervisor in maintaining attendance records, reporting incidents, and maintaining stocks of commonly used phlebotomy supplies. Inspects specimen labeling and packaging and identifies those that have been improperly labeled or collected. Troubleshoots the laboratory computer system. Performs related responsibilities as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A high school diploma or equivalent (GED). Successful completion of a phlebotomy training program and two years of hospital phlebotomy experience.
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Division School Of Medicine
Campus Location Atlanta, GA, 30322
Campus Location US-GA-Atlanta
Department SOM: Peds: BMT
Job Type Temporary Part-Time
Job Number 18962
Job Category Laboratory
Standard Hours 20 Hours
Emory Healthcare is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to providing equal opportunity in all of its employment practices and decisions. Emory Healthcare prohibits discrimination, harassment, and retaliation in employment based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age (40 and over), disability, citizenship, genetic information, service in the uniformed services, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.