Phlebotomist Thurs&Fri 8am-4pm

Sows Ear Medical Clinic - Lantzville, BC (30+ days ago)

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Hours: 8am - 4pm Thursdays and Fridays

& Cover when needed

OVERVIEW

The laboratory phlebotomist is directly involved with the collection and labelling of samples taken with the lab. A good knowledge of the requirements surrounding the collection and labelling of samples is demonstrated daily and responsibility is taken to ensure knowledge remains up to date and current in line with guidelines. Reports to the Laboratory Supervisor any errors or areas of concern. Advises the supervisor of any stock that requires ordering. Demonstrates sound knowledge and understanding of patient confidentiality and privacy at all times.

REQUIREMENTS

Diploma in Phlebotomy

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Draw blood from patients and;
  • Collect and tag specimens exactly as outlined in each medical requisition
  • Verifies a patient or donor’s identity to ensure proper labeling
  • Develops effective collection techniques as they relate to groups such as pediatric and geriatric patients
  • Properly packages each specimen and ensure that every specimen is delivered to the laboratory on time and is packaged and processed per LifeLabs guidelines and requirements
  • Maintains an organized and clean work area based on best practice and in keeping with Clinic expectations and requirements in order to practice infection control
  • Answers patient questions regarding collection techniques and offers additional resources on the collection process if a patient requests them
  • Demonstrates good interpersonal skills by ensuring patients feel at ease with having their blood drawn
  • Assembles and maintains medical instruments such as needles, test tubes, and blood vials
  • Demonstrates a sound knowledge of privacy and confidentiality surrounding a patient’s medical care

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $20.00 to $22.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Phlebotomy: 1 year (Preferred)