Phlebotomist/clerk

St Mary's Health System Lewiston, ME
* St. Mary's Health System, a member of Covenant Health, is hiring for a phlebotomist in our busy Laboratory! The Phlebotomist contributes to accurate and timely diagnosis of patients' medical conditions by collecting blood specimens from patients for testing purposes. They will serve as the primary point of contact for patients, providing clerical services which assure the exchange of necessary information between patient and treatment provider and coordinating ancillary services associated with meeting patient health care needs.

Responsibilities:

* Collect blood specimens by venipuncture, meeting expectations with respect to minimal number of draws required and volume of test performed

* Collects blood specimens by specialized methods

* General phlebotomy skills

* Order laboratory tests

* Clerical/receptionist duties

Education and Requirements:

* High School diploma or GED

* Successful completion of phlebotomy course

* 1 year previous experience

* Excellent customer service skills

* Excellent written, verbal an interpersonal skills

* Commitment to mission and values of Covenant Health

We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.