Phlebotomist, Full Time, Day Shift - Clinial Lab/COVID Adventist
Health is more than an award-winning health system. We provide
whole-person care to our communities and champion the greater good
- from the operating room to the boardroom, we are driven by our
unique passion to live God's love through health, wholeness and
hope. From Oregon to Oahu, we have a calling to always do more. Now
is your chance to apply your passion to our mission.
Locatedminutes from Lanikai Beach in Windward Oahu, Adventist
Health Castle is nestledat the base of the beautiful Ko’olau
mountain range. More than just a beautifulcampus, AHCS also one of
five organizations nationwide to receive the 2017Baldrige National
Featuring a full-service medical center,Castle offers a wide
range of inpatient, outpatient, and home-based services,with over
1,000 employees and staffed by more than 300 physicians. Located
justoutside of Kailua, AHCS serves all of O'ahu and is the primary
health carefacility for the Windward side of the island.
We're looking for someone to join our team as a Phlebotomist
Performs specimen collection and accession receiving.
Distributese specimens to designated departments. Collects and
processes appropriate patient specimens and samples for diagnosis,
treatment, and prevention of disease to conduct medical laboratory
testing. Focuses on phlebotomy and specimen collection; may perform
other, less complex technical and clerical tasks.
Essential Functions: Obtains blood specimens by performing
venipunctures and finger sticks. Verifies specimen identification
and appropriateness of sample type/volume for the indicated
testing. Processes samples using aseptic technique and prepares
required paperwork for appropriate testing and reference lab
testing. Confers with patients to obtain information for laboratory
records and to explain procedures.
Recognizes and reports abnormals results to ordering provider,
calling critical results within the appropriate timeframe.
Documents all laboratory tests and results appropriately on logs
and patient records per requirements. Communicates effectively with
other departments and staff, including physicians and their
offices, to facilitate the flow and quality of lab work.
Monitors and maintains equipment as needed per regulations,
interfacing with clinical engineering and technical consultant when
appropriate. Follows established guidelines for missed collections,
recollects, and difficult phlebotomies.
Assists in ordering supplies, noting expiration dates, usage,
and delivery times for stock and non-stock items; upon delivery
checks received items against items ordered, puts away stock,
rotates items for expiration dates, and discards expired items.
Coordinates with Lead Phlebotomist to run quality controls daily
as needed as well as other required testing. Performs proficiency
testing per regulatory agency procedures and documented according
to established guidelines. Participates in departmental performance
improvement and quality assurance activities.
Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
You'll be successful with the following qualifications:
High School Education/GED or equivalent: Required
in CA; Preferred in HI and ORAssociate's/Technical Degree or
equivalent combination of education/related experience: