Banner Health IOP Phlebotomist in Sun City, Arizona
Sun City, Arizona
Client Phleb-IOP Area 17
This position is located at an IOP. This position is responsible for the collection and receipt of biological specimens into the department, their proper entry into the company’s computer system, the preparation of samples for analytical testing and/or the distribution of these specimens to the proper analytical area.
Performs specimen collection, ensuring correct patient and specimen identification and specimen integrity by using appropriate techniques for all age criteria as required. Manage client relationship within Compliance regulations to ensure that their needs are met and Sonora Quest’s business objectives are satisfied.
Enters and verifies patient demographics, location, physician data, tests requested, time and date of collection, appropriate clinical information, and all other pertinent data found on requisitions as required for processing and billing. Verifies accuracy of entered information. Verifies appropriateness of specimens received. Aliquots and labels specimens according to established departmental procedures and practices, delivers specimens to the technical area in a timely manner and / or performs initial processing and preparation of samples for transport. Performs “Triage” process as needed within Patient Service Centers.
Focuses on quality by assuring that all work performed is accurate and complete. Completes documents legibly and accurately per site protocol. Follows established methods and practices. Maintains familiarity with departmental procedures. Uses appropriate documentation to record communications.
Participates in departmental financial responsibilities through the appropriate use of supplies and materials. Avoids excessive waste. Participates in department initiatives to reduce costs and improve service.
Meets departmental standards for productivity and quality as currently defined. Communicates courteously and professionally with internal and external customers. Interacts with co-workers with an emphasis on teamwork and a focus on customer service. Field Operations Float/Trainer position employees must be able to work all PSC or Client Office shift times within their designated territory. Resolves basic service issues as necessary.
Initiates computer generated reports as required for patient reporting and quality assurance monitoring.
Minimum age requirement of 18. Must exhibit a high level of personal maturity and responsibility.
Good reading, writing and math abilities are required.
Oral and written communication skills sufficient to understand written and spoken instructions in English.
Bilingual (Spanish/English) is a plus.
Good organizational skills are also required.
Basic knowledge of department resource materials.
Previous experience of at least six months in a clinical laboratory setting or completion of a phlebotomy school.
Basic computer skills required.
Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.
Requires execution of “Confidential Information and Restrictive Covenant Agreement”.
Field Operations Float position employees must be able to work all Client Office shift times within their designated territory.
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