Phlebotomist (Full Time) (Days) SIGN ON BONUS
Diagnostic Services, Phlebotomy
Western Region Laboratory Medicine Team
Job Summary$5,000 SIGN ON BONUS FOR QUALIFIED APPLICANTS
Benefits start on day 1!
***This position is eligible for night time shift differential and voluntary staffing incentives as schedules require.
As a phlebotomist, you'll support Geisinger's mission of providing exceptional patient care through innovative, efficient, and high-quality laboratory services.
Phlebotomist II is responsible and accountable for performing a wide range of tasks to provide a specimen of highest analytical quality for testing and accurate information for the system and medical laboratories' clients.
Phlebotomist II can independently perform venipunctures and skin punctures on all age groups, from neonates through adults.
Phlebotomist II will obtain blood specimens, process specimens for analysis, utilize the appropriate computer systems to register patients, facilitate billing, and perform overall specimen accessioning and processing.
Phlebotomist II will have interpersonal communication ability to explain the blood drawing process and to show a comforting attitude toward patients.
Performs venipunctures and skin punctures to obtain blood specimens according to Clinical Laboratory Standards Institute guidelines.
Exhibits knowledge of adequate and correct collection requirements.
Performs accessioning procedures appropriately and accurately to ensure positive identification of the specimens.
Recognizes and resolves discrepancies as appropriate.