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Phlebotomist PRN

Job Description
Job Description

Description

Hospital Phlebotomist - Central Texas Medical Center

Location Address: 1301 Wonder World Dr., San Marcos, TX 78666

Top Reasons to Work At Central Texas Medical Center, San Marcos, TX
  • Be part of a team dedicated to providing Texas Hill Country residents with the best medical care possible, as evident by CTMC being named a Center of Excellence for bariatric surgery, knee replacements and primary stroke care by The Joint Commission.
  • CTMC's highest priority is the safety of its patients and staff. Recently, CTMC was the recipient of the Premier Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (HIIN) Excellence in Patient Safety Across the Board Award and is a five-time recipient of the Leapfrog Group's 'A' for patient safety.
  • In back-to-back years, CTMC has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get with the Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award, recognizing the hospital's commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment.
  • Located near colleges and universities to expand your career by offering tuition reimbursement. Just one of the perks of the extraordinary benefits package.
  • CTMC's CREATION Health Institute was created to provide information, education, health screenings and events that emphasize a healthy lifestyle. Offerings such as HealthCheck, disease management, support groups, women's health, nutrition, healthy living for seniors and children's health are provided to the public for free or a minimal fee.
  • CTMC is a proud member of the AdventHealth System.

  • Work Hours/Shift:

    PRN

    Need coverage for every other weekend

    Saturdays and Sundays 5am-6pm

    You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Collects blood specimens through venipuncture and skin puncture practices
  • Prepares blood samples for laboratory analysis
  • Sends specimens to reference laboratories for additional testing, as necessary
  • Registration of patients, interprets and orders physicians test requests
  • Identifies and bands patients for blood product transfusion
  • Ensures pre-authorization and completes appropriate consent forms prior to collection of limited coverage tests
  • Maintains proper documentation, including accessioning logs, equipment records, and checklists
  • Maintains adequate supply inventories and ensures supplies are viable prior to use for patient collection
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Qualifications

    What You Will Need:
  • Ability to draw and collect blood samples from patients, verify records, and prepare specimens for laboratory analyses
  • Up-to-date knowledge of blood collector equipment, anticoagulants, special precautions, and interferences
  • Ability to implement aseptic technique principles
  • Up-to-date knowledge of anatomy, physiology, infection control, specimen processing, medical terminology, anatomic terminology, first aid, and safety practices
  • Must be able to read, write and speak conversational English
  • Basic computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • High School Education or equivalent required
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from American Heart Association Required
  • Associate's degree or Technical degree in a related field, or combination of High School degree and related experience preferred
  • One year of technical experience preferred
  • Phlebotomy certification or equivalent preferred

  • Job Summary:

    Collects and processes blood specimens from patients, while adhering to safety policies and compliance procedures.

    This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
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