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Company: Sparrow Health System
Location: Charlotte, MI
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

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Job Opportunity Job ID: 29885 Positions Location: Charlotte, MI   Job Description General Purpose of Job:   Description:

Positions Location: Charlotte, MI

 

Job Description

General Purpose of Job:  

Collects specimens from patients and processes specimens for testing, storage, or to be sent to outside labs in accordance with established procedures.

 

Essential Duties:

Collects specimens from patients and processes specimens (blood, urine, stool, tissues, etc) for testing, storage, or to be sent to outside labs in accordance with established procedures.

  • Explains specimen collection procedures to patients and their families.
  • Maintains required records and documentation.
  • Performs follow-up on redraws, missing specimens, and incorrect tests.
  • Assists in maintaining work areas; cleans equipment/instruments, restocks supplies, and orders supplies as necessary including specimen collection supplies for other departments.
  • Performs miscellaneous clerical tasks in support of the department including, but not limited to, patient registration, answering phones, maintaining files, and faxing/mailing lab reports to physician offices as directed.
  • Trains newly hired laboratory staff, staff from other departments, and students as required in specimen collection and processing.
  • Assists patients with wardrobe for blood draws and urine collection as needed.
  • Attends staff meetings and in-service programs.
  • Supports and serves as a role model for our mission, vision, values, and customer service initiatives. Adheres to the organization\u2019s policies & procedures, and compliance guidelines.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Job Requirements Work Experience\u2022 In lieu of education, at least 1year of Phlebotomist experience. Education\u2022 High school diploma or GED \u2022 Successful completion of an accredited Phlebotomy program, including externship. In lieu of education, 1year of Phlebotomist experience. Specialized Knowledge and Skills\u2022 Knowledge of various collection techniques including venous and skin puncture. \u2022 Written and computer skills necessary to maintain patient records \u2022 Interpersonal skills necessary to provide courteous and accurate information to medical staff, patients, families and others. \u2022 Organizational skills to prioritize work flow. \u2022 Mental ability to adapt and respond to multiple priorities and demands, meet ongoing deadlines, and work on tasks requiring accuracy and attention to detail. \u2022 Physical ability to stand for prolonged periods of time and properly utilize required laboratory equipment/tools. \u2022 Demonstrates ability to use a keyboard as may be required to perform the essential duties of the job.

Sparrow Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Job Family Clinical Professional/Technical/Allied Health Requirements: Shift Variable Degree Type / Education Level High School / GED Experience Level New Grad


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