Phlebotomist
HealthStar Physicians
 Morristown, TN

Requisition Number: PHLEB01133

Essential Functions:

  • Maintains adequate supplies to perform job duties.
  • Processes all patients with the assistance of Labdaq.
  • Performs venipuncture, arterial and capillary punctures on patients including teens, adults, handicapped and elderly.
  • Identifies and labels specimens properly.
  • Assists donor before, during and after donation.
  • Processes urine collections.
  • Processes and knowledgeable in drug screen collections.
  • Knowledge of electronic medical records data entry.
  • Cleans and sterilizes equipment and work area following safety, cleanliness and infection control procedures.
  • Inventories supplies and places orders.
  • Maintains patient confidentiality.

Skills/Abilities:

  • All candidates must demonstrate current competencies applicable to the position.
  • Knowledge of phlebotomy techniques.
  • Knowledge of clinic protocols and policies.
  • Assisting other phlebotomists as directed.
  • Other job functions as directed.
  • Must demonstrate current competencies (efficient and effective blood draws) applicable for the position.
  • Knowledge of clinic/medical practice procedures.
  • Must be skilled in customer service and have a pleasant and courteous demeanor
  • Must be able to respond to stressful or emergency situations in a calm and effective manner.
  • Must have the ability to work cooperatively as a member of office staff and team.

Mental/Physical Requirements:

  • Standing six to eight hours per day, walking, bending, and reaching.
  • Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds of supplies and equipment.
  • Occasional stress when dealing with priorities and anxious patients

Qualifications:

  • Experience is a plus
  • State Certification as Phlebotomist is recommended.

Education:

High School Diploma or equivalent. State certification as phlebotomist is recommended.

Licenses and Certifications:

Certification as phlebotomist preferred but not required with experience.

Certification as CCMA preferred but not required.

Current CPR certificate preferred but not required.