Carondelet Medical Group - New Laboratory Facility - across from Tucson Mall
Phlebotomist - Full Time Days
Adheres to and supports the mission, purpose, philosophy, objectives, policies, and procedures of Tenet Physician Resources.
Adheres to the Tenet HIPAA Compliance Plan and the Privacy Standards Confidentiality Agreement.
Demonstrates support for the Tenet Corporate Compliance Program by being knowledgeable of compliance responsibilities as expressed in the Code of Conduct; adhering to federal and state laws, rules, regulations, and corporate policies and procedures policies that affect his/her specific job functions/responsibilities; and reporting compliance issues/concerns in a timely and appropriate manner.
Perform blood draws competently and expediently with as little patient discomfort as possible
Record phlebotomy requisitions
Identify the patient by comparing patient information on the requisition to the patient’s identification band before venipuncture is performed
Display courteous, professional manner towards patients, co-workers, nursing and medical staff
Label and record all test tubes, log procedures and file paperwork
Demonstrate knowledge of color top tube to use, volume of blood needed and test requirements
Follow standard precautions at all times
Dispose all sharp instruments in a rigid sharp container
Clean and supply venipuncture trays
Maintain clean work area
Order supplies as needed
Complete assigned duties efficiently and in a timely manner
Seek guidance and direction when necessary
Assist front office and medical assistants in the office as directed
Education: High school diploma/GED required with completion of phlebotomy program
Certification: Phlebotomy (CPT) and CPR certification
Experience: Must have a minimum of one year of experience working as a phlebotomist in a physician office
Must have Phlebotomy skills
Must be comfortable drawing blood in a lab setting, as it will be a primary role
Knowledge of phlebotomy procedures and process.
Understanding of documentation required for phlebotomy procedures.
Knowledge of the purposes, organization, and policies of the local community's health systems sufficient to interact with other health care providers.
Knowledge of the policies and procedures of a clinic sufficient to provide effective patient care.