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Posted: Friday, January 5, 2018 9:00 AM

Per Diem - 1st Shift Opening Job Summary: The Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) collects, receives, processes and distributes laboratory specimens. The CPT performs patient phlebotomy at different locations. The CPT communicates tests results inter- and intra department as needed. The CPT maintains equipment and supply inventory. The CPT maintains a working knowledge of departmental standard operating procedures. This knowledge includes the use of specialized equipment, patient identification and specimen labeling requirements, lab safety and computer functions related to order and receipt of specimens. The CPT projects an image of professionalism in communication, appearance and conduct. The CPT supports the Laboratory mission. The CPT participates in the continuous quality improvement process. The CPT maintains a working knowledge of departmental standard operating procedures. This knowledge may include the use of specialized instrumentation, Quality Control requirements, and preventive maintenance. Job Specific Essential Funcation: Technical Duties: Demonstrates thorough understanding of various phlebotomy techniques. Maintains aseptic techniques when collecting specimens. Uses appropriate technique when drawing blood. Labels specimen immediately after completion of the procedure. Disposes used needles and supplies in suitable containers. Performs quick registration in Hospital Information System. Demonstrates an understanding of laboratory tests, instruments and supplies. Transports labels, records, distributes, preserves, stores or disposes specimens appropriately. Prepares solutions/reagents as needed. Assists in the preparation of specimens for testing and/or shipping. Operates selected laboratory equipment under supervision. Cleans and/ or sterilizes instrument, working areas, supplies according to hospital policies. Maintains and orders supplies to keep materials on hand at all times. Checks package integrity and expiration dates for sterile supplies; Disposes contaminated material in accordance with hospital policy. Assists with care and maintenance of department equipment. Assists in maintaining laboratory records, including but not limited to the documentation of ordering, performing and reporting of laboratory tests. May assist in the training of less experienced phlebotomists as assigned. Receives training in more complex blood drawing techniques as assigned. Quality Control: Actively participates in all department quality control measures. Takes appropriate action when corrections are indicated. Identifies patient samples by strict adherence to established procedures; labels samples accurately and completely. Cooperation : Develops and maintains a professional working relationship with the entire care team as well as patients and their families. Communicates with courtesy, accuracy, and reverence for confidentiality. Education and Training: Maintains competence and actively participates in continuing education programs. Performs other duties as assigned. Education, Training and Experience Required: Required : Certified Phlebotomy Technician I (CPTI) including Float: High school graduate or equivalence. Must meet and maintain current State of California Certified Phlebotomy Technician I (CPTI) certification. 1 year of clinical healthcare experience or recent training through an approved CPT program Preferred : Previous experience with billing and registration preferred Customer/Client Service experience Skills or Other Qualifications: Required : Knowledge and skills necessary to provide age specific care. License and Certifications: Required : A valid current Certified Phlebotomy Technician I or II by the State of California Appropriate customer service and interpersonal skills. Position Reports to: Laboratory Support Services Supervisor or Manager


• Location: Orange County

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