HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Laboratory Asst PRN in Richmond, Virginia
As one of the largest facilities in the nation’s largest hospital system (HCA), Chippenham Hospital provides the full scope of healthcare services. With 466 beds, we specialize in heart care at the Levinson Heart Hospital and emotional and mental health services through the Tucker Pavilion. Our ER is also a state-authorized Level II trauma center and we offer Central Virginia’s only Pediatric ER staffed 24/7 by pediatric-trained ER nurse and physician specialists.
The < INSERT TALEO POSTING JOB TITLE (Lab Phlebotomist)> is responsible for obtaining blood specimens from patients by a variety of techniques, and performing a variety of clerical and minor technical functions. Greets and directs all patients to the appropriate department for testing. The Lab Phlebotomist collects blood samples ensuring proper patient identification and labeling of samples. Maintains strict quality control and adheres to hospital policiesand proceduresfor transporting/delivering samples to laboratory. The Lab Phlebotomist may perform special tests such as clotting time, bleeding time, and glucose tolerance tests. The Lab Phlebotomist communicates clearly and empathetically with physicians, staff, patients, and families. Maintains confidentiality of patient, employee and departmental information. The Lab Phlebotomist performs clerical functions such as filing, answering telephones, and assuring smooth departmental operations.
Patient Rights - The Lab Phlebotomist will work to support and protect the rights of each patient served, treat each patient with dignity and care, and maintain patient confidentiality/privacy.
Patient Safety – The Lab Phlebotomist demonstrates commitment to patient safety initiatives including patient falls, medication safety, National Patient Safety Goals, critical value reporting, and administration of blood products.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
- Completion of Medical/Lab Assistant or Phlebotomy program (preferred)
- ASCP/Phlebotomy Certification (preferred)
- Experience in phlebotomy (preferred)
Title: Laboratory Asst PRN
Location: Virginia-Richmond-Chippenham Hospital
Requisition ID: 00035-32243