Intermountain Healthcare Phlebotomist I - Salt Lake Clinic - Full time in Salt Lake City, Utah
Greater Salt Lake area
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The Phlebotomist I is responsible to collect patient specimens for medical diagnostic testing.
Essential Job Duties
1. Performs sample collection that may include:
a. Venipuncture (Evacuated systems, Syringe, Winged Collection sets)
- b. Capillary Puncture (Finger, Heel)
- c. Blood Culture Collections
- d. Throat and/or Nasal Swabs
- 2. Properly identifies patients and correctly labels samples.
- 3. Appropriately instructs patients and family members on sample collections.
- 4. Identifies opportunities for continuous process improvement and executes project conception, data collection and implementation.
- 5. May perform moderately complex testing or administer Skin Test (TB).
- 6. Performs basic phlebotomy computer functions effectively and appropriately for assigned responsibilities.
- 7. Responsible for pickup and delivery of specimens throughout the facility.
- 8. May be responsible for patient registration.
- 9. May prepare and process samples for testing (including aliquoting, centrifugation, tracking).
- 10. May provide appropriate training to new staff.
- 11. May help maintain supply room inventory, notifying supervisor when supplies are low.
- Entry Rate: $13.68
- Full time, 40 hours per week - M-F 8hr shifts 9:30am to 6:00pm, Rotating Saturday shifts 8:00am-12:00pm
- Benefits Eligible
- Basic Life Support certification (BLS) for healthcare providers.
- High School diploma or GED in compliance with CLIA regulations.
- Ability to work in a team environment under stressful situations.
- Self-motivated and able to work independently.
- Basic computer skills.
- Flexibility to work a variety of shifts that may include weekends, holidays and nights.
- Interact with patients, patients' family, patient care providers, and others requiring the employee to verbally communicate information, as well as understand spoken information.
- Operate computers and complex and delicate lab equipment with precision and accuracy requiring the ability to move fingers and hands.
- See and read lab equipment, labels, monitors, and documents.
- Walk while transporting phlebotomy equipment cart.
- Remain standing for long periods of time to perform work.
- Adjust body, including bending, to perform phlebotomy work.
- Six months of phlebotomy experience OR Phlebotomy training as approved by Manager/Supervisor.
All positions subject to close without notice. Intermountain Healthcare prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran status, disability and/or genetic information.
Working Hours 40
Primary Work Location Salt Lake Clinic
Job Type Full Time
Location US-UT-Salt Lake City