SMDH has a current opening for a full time, TEMPORARY phlebotomist.
The Phlebotomist performs phlebotomy and other specialized specimen collection procedures for patients both in in-patient and out-patient settings. Responsibilities include the processing, organizing, labeling and transporting of specimens as well as the input and extraction of data with the Laboratory Information System. Provides for patient care while performing duties and independently handles patient care and technical issues as they arise within the scope of their position. Also performs clerical tasks such as answering the phones and faxing lab reports as needed.
EDUCATION: High School diploma or equivalent required. Completion of a Medical Terminology course preferred. Completion of a formal phlebotomy training program as a stand-alone course or in conjunction with a Medical Assistant program preferred.
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: None required. National certification as a PBT(ASCP) or MLA(ASCP) preferred.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum 1 year experience without completion of a formal training program. After completion of a formal training program new graduates are welcome to apply.
Position Type : Full Time
Shift : Day
Salem Memorial District Hospital
35629 Highway 72
Salem, MO 65560