Phlebotomy Tech I - Phoenix Metro PSC's & IOP's ($1,000 Sign on bonus)
Company: Sonora Quest
Posted on: October 11, 2021
Primary City/State: Department Name: Work Shift: Job Category:
Phlebotomy We are proud to offer new base pay rates!! New Grads:
$16.30. Experienced (3-11+ yrs): $18.06 - $20.02, depending on
experience. $1,000 Sign On Bonus (external candidates only) **These
positions require performing safety-sensitive functions in the
healthcare industry and as a result, we do not hire people who use
marijuana for such a safety-sensitive position** POSITION SUMMARY
This position may be located within a Patient Services Center or
IOP (In Office Phlebotomy). 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. This
includes responsibility for pre and post aspects of analytical
testing. This position will also perform specified analytical
testing as assigned. Follows the guidelines of the Code of Conduct.
CORE FUNCTIONS 1. To include the following: 1) specimen collection
2) general laboratory specimen processing or 3) referral laboratory
processing. In doing so, ensuring correct patient and specimen
identification and specimen integrity by using appropriate
techniques for all age criteria as required. Only staff with a high
school diploma or GED may perform any specified analytical testing,
i.e. Point of Care testing. 2. 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. Level II will assist lead in monitoring
workflow and training of new employees 3. 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. Communicate courteously and professionally
and responds accordingly. Initiates computer generated reports as
required for patient reporting and quality assurance monitoring.
Meets departmental standards for productivity and quality as
currently defined. Level II will have knowledge of more computer
functions, i.e. A.R.E. Actively participates in input to
dept/system via committees or Six Sigma teams. Maintains acceptable
specimen rejection rates and meets the departmental standards for
productivity and quality as currently defined. 4. 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. Basic
knowledge of billing. Commitment to error free work environment. 5.
Communicates courteously and professionally with internal and
external customers. Interacts with co-workers with an emphasis on
teamwork and a focus on customer service. All employees must be
able to work all areas/departments/shifts as assigned. Resolves
basic service issues. Attends meetings and remains current with
internal/external communications, i.e. e-mail, newsletters, etc.
Increased knowledge of laboratory terminology. 6. Acknowledges and
understands the importance of 'Patient Rights' and privacy (HIPAA).
Promotes, supports and exhibits behavior consistent with the
Mission, Vision, and Values of Laboratory Sciences of Arizona and
customer-focused care. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - Minimum age
requirement of 18.
- Must be a high school graduate, or have achieved equivalency
through the GED exam.
- Good reading, writing and math abilities are required.
- Good organizational skills are also required.
- Basic knowledge of department resource materials.
- Previous experience of at least six months in a clinical
- Phlebotomy positions may substitute completion of a phlebotomy
school for experience.
- Basic computer skills required.
- Position may require ADHS Fingerprinting Certification or the
ability to obtain fingerprint certification.
- Float positions must possess a valid driver's license and be
eligible for coverage under the company auto insurance policy.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS - Bilingual (Spanish/English) is a plus -
Knowledge of medical terminology
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