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Phlebotomist

Wichita, KS, United States

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Description

SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Wesley Medical Center - Wichita, Kansas


Phlebotomist - 3rd Shift


Shift: 9:00 PM - 7:30 AM (rotating weekends)


One of the most experienced and comprehensive medical centers in Kansas! Wesley is the hospital of choice for thousands of people in Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Their preference for Wesley extends well beyond the high quality medical services Wesley offers. It also includes the spirit of intensive caring that inspires and guides everyone who works at Wesley Medical Center. Wesley Medical Center is an acute care center licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets.  As a leader in overall recommend care, Wesley treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more than 6,000 babies - more than any hospital in a 13 state region! Wesley Healthcare owns and operates Wesley Medical Center, Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER, Wesley Children’s Hospital, Wesley West ER, Wesley Derby ER and multiple WesleyCare clinics.


Position Description: Under close supervision, the Phlebotomist I performs skillful phlebotomy on the correct patient, utilizing knowledge of age related factors, specimen requirements, specimen volume, aseptic technique and universal precautions

  • Obtains blood of sufficient quantity and quality from adult and pediatric patients utilizing proper phlebotomy and identification techniques including venipuncture, heel,toe or finger sticks 
  • Processes specimens brought to the laboratory and delivers the specimens to the correct section for testing; utilizes the laboratory computer system to process and track specimens to ensure efficient pre-analytic specimen processing 
  • Obtains cultures for Microbiology and Virology, using aseptic technique and a knowledge of anatomy to select the proper site and obtain accurate results 
  • Utilizes universal precautions and knowledge of more restrictive isolation procedures when procuring,transporting and processing specimens to ensure patient and employee safety 
  • Participates in the improvement of operational functions of the department 
  • Utilizes good customer relations and communications skills in performing phlebotomy, answering the phone and interacting with patient, their families, department members, and hospital staff to ensure high customer satisfaction 
  • Properly handling and processing hazardous chemicals and waste as needed



 

 

Qualifications

Preferred Registration, Licensure or Certification:
  • Certification preferred 
Required Education or Experience:
  • High school diploma or equivalent, as required by the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)
Required Knowledge and Skills:
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and utilize good customer relation skills

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Wesley Medical Center
Facility: Wesley Medical Center
Job ID: 00323-20267
Category: Laboratory
Contract: Full-time
Shift: Days (rotating weekends)
Job Class: Regular

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