CHRISTUS Good Shepherd
CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Medical Center Longview
700 East Marshall Avenue
Longview, TX 75601
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Responsible for performing all the duties of a phlebotomist including specimen collection, specimen receiving, and specimen referrals.
·Ensures that the company philosophy and core values are evident in the service delivered to customers.
·Takes responsibility for seeking and achieving professional growth and continued
·Assures quality of work performed by all associates. Coordinates services to customers in a manner that provides customer satisfaction and cost efficient operations.
·Assures compliance with CAP, JCAHO, OSHA, infection control, safety and other regulatory standards, including privacy and security of health information (PHI).
·Maintains collection tray/container/bag and working area in a neat and sanitary condition & restocks as necessary.
·Responsible for procurement of supplies for the department in cooperation with the team lead.
·Performs all duties of a phlebotomist; specimen collection, specimen receiving, specimen
·Prepares specimens for referral to outside labs, to include: ordering of misc. and misc.
referred testing, packaging of specimens, calling of cab, referral paperwork and the mail
·Performs all patient specimen collections including, but not limited to, venipuncture,
capillary collection, urine drug screen collection, skin tests and blood, throat and NP
·Ensures that specimen requirements are met at the time of collection and maintain
·Demonstrates good communication skills by competently interacting with customers,
patients, family members, nurses, physicians, clients, and co-workers.
·Operates the laboratory computer system to document specimen information, patient
registration, order entry, collection lists, and other assigned tasks.
·Performs other related duties as assigned (stand-by/on-call, inventory, special projects,
·Completes associate performance evaluations and annual competency assessments in a
·High School diploma or equivalent.Diploma or Transcript required at time of hire.
·Completion of a Phlebotomy; Medical Laboratory; or Medical Assistant program that includes phlebotomy preferred
·Familiar with medical terminology; computer data entry; organizational skills
·One year phlebotomy experience preferred
·Certification from National Accredited Program Preferred
Per Diem As Needed