Phlebotomist

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Phlebotomist Job Description

 

Job Title: Phlebotomist

 

Location: [Insert location]

 

Job Type: Full-time/Part-time

 

Salary: [Insert salary range]

 

Job Summary:

 

We are seeking a skilled Phlebotomist to join our healthcare team. The Phlebotomist will be responsible for collecting blood samples from patients and preparing them for laboratory testing. The ideal candidate will be experienced in venipuncture and able to work well under pressure.

 

Responsibilities:

 

• Collect blood samples from patients using venipuncture, capillary, or arterial puncture techniques

• Label and document blood samples accurately and efficiently

• Prepare blood samples for laboratory testing

• Maintain a clean and safe work environment

• Follow all safety procedures and protocols

• Maintain accurate records of patient information and test results

• Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor

 

Requirements:

 

• High school diploma or equivalent

• Completion of a phlebotomy training program

• Current certification in phlebotomy from a recognized accrediting agency

• Minimum of one year of experience in a healthcare setting

• Knowledge of anatomy, medical terminology, and laboratory procedures

• Ability to communicate effectively with patients and healthcare professionals

• Good organizational skills and attention to detail

• Ability to work independently and as part of a team

• Must be able to pass a background check and drug screening

 

Physical Requirements:

 

• Must be able to stand for long periods of time

• Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds

• Must have good manual dexterity and hand-eye coordination

• Must be able to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends

 

This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee may be required to perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor.