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Performs specimen processing, accessioning, Phlebotomy, heel and finger sticks, customer service, clerical duties, effective communication with laboratory customers, problem resolution, record keeping, supply inventory and maintenance, as well as cleaning and maintaining a safe work environment). Additional duties Include operation of instruments, preventative maintenance as appropriate to each section/dept. assigned. Performs all duties in a manner consistent with current laboratory safety standards. Maintains a current Phlebotomy Certification issued by the state of California Laboratory Field Services.
Must be a certified Phlebotomist and hold a valid California Phlebotomy license (CPT).
Previous one to two (1 - 2) years directly related lab experience, preferably in a large, complex healthcare system.
Demonstrated knowledge of Scientific Terminology
Thorough knowledge of laboratory regulations, laws, and ethical requirements.
Knowledge of Hospital Isolation, Infection Control protocols, patient comfort/safety.
Possess the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties of the position; demonstrated skills in basic collection and specimen preparation, storage and disposal of specimen.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
Must be able to work various hours, days, shifts, on-call and various locations based on the 24-hour Medical Center's business needs.
Must work variable shifts, weekend rotations, holidays, and swing shifts.
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