Atlantic Health System is seeking a Part-Time Phlebotomist I for Pre-Admission Testing and Screening at Overlook Medical Center. 10 am - 6 pm shift, including every other weekend.
Aid the department by performing venipuncture and any added laboratory testing as ordered by the provider. Performs electrocardiogram (EKG) as ordered by the provider. Helps with rooming patients for appointments with physician and anesthesia team as needed and performs vital signs
Performs venipuncture in a safe environment, following Atlantic Health System Policy including positive patient identification using the Two-Identifier System.
Enters Computerized Laboratory Order Entry in Softlab as ordered by the provider.
Releases Epic orders and Softlab orders.
Performs correct test as ordered by the provider.
Uses laboratory references to ensure correct testing codes and correct collection tubes/ containers are utilized.
Contacts provider for prescription or order clarification as needed.
Maintains asepsis and disposes of sharps properly.
Properly labels tubes and promptly sends tubes to the laboratory for processing.
Performs electrocardiogram (EKG) as ordered by provider following Atlantic Health System Policy including positive patient identification using the Two-Identifier System.
Releases EKG order in Epic a time of performing the test. If EKG order needs to be entered into Epic, notify Registered Nurse (RN) for order entry.
Assist with rooming patients for physician appointments and anesthesia provider appointments. Performs vital signs including, temperature, pulse, blood pressure, oxygen saturation, height, and weight. Communicates vital sign recordings with RN or provider.
Keeps clean, well-stocked, and organized workstation. Replenishes supplies as needed. Notifies team if stock supplies are low for prompt reordering. Performs other departmental maintenance duties as assigned (i.e., eyewash log, refrigerator log, nutrition ordering).
Helps with clerical functions as needed (i.e., scanning documents into Epic and patient phone calls)
Minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent
Formal phlebotomy training preferred and ASCP certification preferred
Medical Terminology preferred
Excellent communication skills
Excellent telephone skills
Electronic order entry
Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined with the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 14th year in a row to Fortune's 'Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For' list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families, and our employees.
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