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Job Information Job #1314: Healthcare in Lancaster, California

Job #1314: Healthcare

Job Code:#1314

Title:PHLEB - Phlebotomy

Job Type:Permanent

Job Location:Lancaster CA

Job Description:

ABOUT USGlobal Service Resources, Inc., a leading Healthcare staffing company has an opening for Phlebotomist at our local government client location.JOB DESCRIPTION Perform venipuncture and finger sticks using standard equipment to include vacutainer tubes and sleeves, tourniquets, blood culture, syringes and butterfly needles. Communicate to patient/youth on the procedure to be done . Collect and distribute specimens from patient/youth for laboratory testing per testing requirements . Maintain inventory of supplies, stock supplies and hand trays. Follow Institution written standard procedures, or follow standard phlebotomy practices for positive patient/youth identification. Perform other duties as required including assisting Nurses, Medical providers, and/or laboratory personnel in obtaining blood from "hard to draw patients" and maintaining appropriate records of specimens drawn. Obtain blood specimens from patient/youth under a variety of conditions. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Process non-blood clinical specimens accordingly for testing or send outs. Perform test order recording into electronic system per procedure Handle and properly label bio hazardous specimens. Maintain a clean, neat and safe work environment. Work under stress, critical, unusual or dangerous situations where speed and attention to detail are important aspects of the tasks JOB REQUIREMENTS Pre-analytical testing phase of Clinical Laboratory operations. Medical terminology. Patient privacy. Principles and practices of proper venipuncture techniques. Correct color-coded tubes for laboratory testing per testing requirements. Proper processing of blood samples and other clinical specimens for laboratory testing. Safe handling of blood and blood products for laboratory testing. Transmission of infection and methods for prevention. The major constituents of whole blood, serum, and plasma. The basic expectations of normal blood clotting and when post-phlebotomy bleeding may be excessive. Signs and symptoms of physical problems that may occur during blood collection. Protocols to prevent sample cross-contamination A minimum of twelve (12) continuous months of experience within the last three (3) years performing services similar in scope to those defined herein in a public or private institution. Internship does not count towards the required experience. Must have the required licenses, permits and/or certifications noted herein. Patient/Youth healthcare is of paramount importance. Accuracy in communications is critical to ensure timely, correct care is provided. Must be able to speak, understand oral and written communication and write effectively in the English language. BENEFITS AtGlobal service Resources Healthcare,we concentrate on building careers and we offer attractive compensation packages. Medical Insurance Vision Insurance Prescription Drug Card Coverage Paid Private Housing or Housing Stipend Paid Travel Allowance Mileage Reimbursement 401(K) savings plan with employer match (soon to come) Hours Bonus Referral Bonus Program Free Direct Deposit Paid Professional Liability insurance Paid training Continuing Education assistance *Benefits available according to Company policy References will be requested if called for an interview.Since the job needs to be filled immediately please email your resume as soon as possible.We will contact you on receipt!Thank you,Global Service Resources, Inc. Keywords: Phlebotomy. Phlebotomist, blood culture, venipuncture, syringes, blood samples, patient privacy, medical terminology, vacutainer tubes, butterfly needles, laboratory testing, specimens, stock inventory, hand trays, transmission, infection