Phlebotomy Specialist | Part Time - 40 Hours Bi-weekly
ChristianaCare Health System
Location: Newark, Delaware
Internal Number: JR64412
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Christiana Care is recruiting for a Phlebotomy Specialist to work part time, 40 hours bi-weekly.This position is located at the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center located in Newark, Delaware. The position is five / 8 hour shifts in a two week period. Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
As the Phlebotomy Specialist, you will interview, register, order and perform laboratory tests along with processing patient specimens on outpatients at the Outreach Laboratory site.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform successful venipuncture, micro-procedure and bleeding times using established procedures on adult and pediatric patients
Interview and register outpatients accurately in the HIS
Properly label and process patient specimens prior to arrival in clinical laboratory
Interpret physician's orders in an accurate manner
Follow-up with physician's office to clarify any confusion or question, including resolution of any medical necessity and/or diagnosis issues
Handle all telephone requests in a courteous manner, documenting the call
Select correct encounter and orders laboratory tests accurately in the LIS
Plate patient specimens for microbiology cultures
Transport patient specimens to clinical laboratory as necessary
Perform Point of Care Testing (POCT) on Glucose Tolerance Test (GTT) patients
Maintain daily log sheets
Maintain supplies and adequate inventory of medications
Education and Experience Requirements:
High School Diploma or equivalent required
Successful completion of a Phlebotomy Training Program required; or at least one year of comparable phlebotomy experience
Experience required in the following: performing phlebotomy procedures including venipuncture, finger and heel stick
Experience with patient registration and test order entry
Experience and understanding of insurances
Knowledge of medical terminology
BLS (CPR) Certification required; or must obtain within 60 days of hire
Incredible Work/Life benefits including medical/dental/ vision insurance coverage on your first day of employment, paid PTO, retirement plans, twelve weeks of paid parental leave, annual membership to care.com, access to backup care services for dependents through Care@Work, retirement planning services, financial coaching, fitness and wellness reimbursement, and great discounts through several vendors for hotels, rental cars, theme parks, shows, sporting events, movie tickets and much more!
If you 're inspired to make a difference, we invite you to become a ChristianaCare caregiver!
EEO Statement: Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.
UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.
ChristianaCare Health System is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is proudly a Nurse Magnet recognized institution. Christiana Care Health System is also one of the largest health care providers in the mid-Atlantic region, serving all of Delaware and portions of seven counties bordering the state in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with two campuses. Christiana Care is continually recognized for excellence on a regional and national level. Our role in the community is expressed in the Christiana Care Way: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in their health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."Christiana Care is a great place to work because we value diversity and recognize it to be a core part of our success. Because of the diversity of our employees, affiliated health professionals and volunteers, we are ...positioned to meet the unique needs of our patients and community. We acknowledge and celebrate the uniqueness and talent of each employee. Because of our talented workforce we are able to provide a quality healthcare experience to our patients and community. We strive to create an inclusive environment in which individual diversity can be leveraged and thrive. Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.