Phlebotomist - Full time - Day


JERSEY SHORE UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER Eatontown Requisition # 2022-115943 ShiftDay StatusFull Time with Benefits Weekend WorkWeekends as Needed HolidaysNo Holidays Required On CallNo On-Call Required Shift HoursDays Address135 Route 35, Eatontown, 07724

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Overview

How have you impacted someone's life today? At Hackensack MeridianHealthour teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career, all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.

The Phlebotomist collects accurate and complete  blood specimens from inpatient, outpatient, outreach clients  and patient home draws on  patients of all ages,  in a timely manner in accordance with HMH and Laboratory policies and procedures and Federal / State regulations.

Responsibilities

A day in the life of a Phlebotomist at Hackensack Meridian Health includes:

 

1. Collects blood specimens from patients via venipuncture and skin puncture according to physician orders and applicable regulations, policies and procedures to ensure complete and accurate specimens for testing within established time guidelines.
2. Perform phlebotomy requests on in-patients, out-patients and outreach patients. Communicates clearly and tactfully with patients.
3. Performs registration as required.
4. Travel as required.
5. Ensures proper positive specimen identification.
6. Delivers all specimens to the laboratory as needed.
7. Completes STAT calls and time requests within 30 minutes with a minimum accuracy rate of 90%.
8. Travels and performs phlebotomy duties at off-site locations for corporate and municipal health fairs, and delivers specimens to laboratories as needed.
9. Maintains a clean, safe and orderly work area observing all safety, hygienic and infection control procedures established to avoid possible injuries and exposure.
10. Responsible for stocking of blood drawing supplies.
11. Assists in telephone coverage as needed.
12. Participates in training personnel and students as requested by HMH Leadership.
13. Other duties and/or projects as assigned.
14. Adheres to HMH Organizational competencies and standards of behavior.

Qualifications

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

1. High school diploma or equivalent.
2. Completion of a training program, prior work experience desirable.  Proven  phlebotomy skills with patients of all ages. 
3. Minimum of one or more years of experience in a hospital lab, physician office, or patient service center.
4. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
5. Proficient computer skills that may include but are not limited to Microsoft Office and/or Google Suite platforms.

 

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred:

1. Three years of phlebotomy / laboratory experience.

 

Licenses and Certifications Required:

1. Valid Driver's License from USA state.

 

Licenses and Certifications Preferred:

1. PBT(ASCP) certification or equivalent.

 

If you feel the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!

Our Network

Hackensack Meridian Health (HMH) is a Mandatory COVID-19 and Influenza Vaccination Facility

As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.