PRN (as needed)
This position plays an important role in the lab interacting with patients and nursing personnel. It is a non-credentialed position that supports preanalytical, analytical and post analytical laboratory workflows. Responsibilities include all the following: 1) registration, 2) inpatient, outpatient or outreach phlebotomy, 3) sample processing/aliquoting/prepping for transport/testing and 4) performs CLIA waived testing.
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Basic UPH Performance Criteria
Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.
Preferred or Specialized
Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.
High School graduate or equivalent.
Graduate of Phlebotomy Program.
None required. On the job training can be provided.
One (1) year of hospital clinical experience or demonstrated clinical efficiency.
1-2 years prior Phlebotomy experience.
Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.
ASCP Phlebotomy Certification
Writes, reads, comprehends and speaks fluent English.
Microsoft Office – basic computer skills.
Basic knowledge of computer systems used on analyzers, Sunquest and EPIC.
Critical thinking skills using independent judgment in making decisions.
Demonstrates knowledge of computer programs for patient identification, registration, order, and sample tracking.
Demonstrates basic knowledge of computer programs for reporting test results.
Demonstrates knowledge that patient and workplace safety is a priority by preventing errors, accidents and infections and reporting potential or actual concerns immediately.
Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.
Work may occasionally require travel. May drive a UPH vehicle, rental or own vehicle.