Requirement Detail

Job Title

Patient Services Technician/Phlebotomist

Job Code

130361

Contact Phone #

954-985-6650 - Ext 246

Date Posted

01/27/2014

Number Of Positions Available

1

Location

Palm Desert, CA USA

Pay Rate

Job Description


• PST with a minimum of 2 years experience as a patient service technician/phlebotomist. This position is a float and may be required to travel throughout the territory covering sites.

Skill and comprehension level required for this category:-
• Phlebotomy certification (where required) from an accredited agency, completion of an approved phlebotomy training course, or equivalent experience through previous employment.
• Minimum of two years verifiable phlebotomy experience.

Exhibit proficiency in all of the following:-
• Blood collection by venipuncture and capillary technique from patients of all age groups, urine drug screen collections, paternity collections, breath/saliva alcohol testing, LCM/Cyber Tools, TestCup, pediatric blood collections, difficult draws (patients in mental retardation facilities, long-term care facilities, drug rehabilitation facilities, prisons, psychiatric facilities, or similar facilities).
• Has comprehensive understanding of compliance and safety, and is able to effectively communicate the importance of compliance and safety to other employees.
• Possess the ability and skills necessary to provide orientation and training for patient service technicians.

Job Handles Sputum Samples? Yes

Skill Requirements:-
• Administrative: Answer telephones, maintain logs/records, organizational skills, proficiency with numbers, research information, time management, train employees, use computerized databases, written and verbal communications.

Machine:- Personal computer.

Physical Demands:-
• Speech clarity, utilization of fingers and hands, standing-remaining on one’s feet in an upright position, sitting-remaining in the normal seated position, handling-seizing, holding, grasping. Moderate physical effort (up to 30 pounds); must comply with applicable safety procedures.

Working Conditions:-
• Possible exposure to infection from disease-bearing specimens; regularly exposed to the risk of blood-borne diseases; must comply with applicable safety procedures.

Vision Requirements:-
• Far acuity-ability to see clearly at 20 feet or more; near acuity-ability to see clearly at 20 inches or less; depth perception-ability to judge distance and space relationships; color vision-ability to distinguish and identify different colors.

License/Certification/Education:-
• Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent w/2 years experience. Meet all state & local requirements for Phlebotomy.
• Normally requires a Valid Driver’s License along with a clean driving record.

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