Certified Phlebotomist - AdventHealth Central Texas
Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX 76549
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX
Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
Award winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team that continues to build a world-class culture where you become family.
Extraordinary benefits to include tuition reimbursement and on-campus classes.
Cost of living is 20 percent lower than the national average
Largest school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle, high school, and specialized campuses to choose from
Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other family fun events.
Miles of scenic trails and parks available for recreational activity
You Will Be Responsible For:
Receiving specimens correctly in patients electronic medical record.
Sorting collection requests correctly according to time and date of collection.
Receiving surgical specimens correctly and determining the proper type and quantity of preservative.
Distributing specimens and barcode labels correctly to the various departments within the laboratory
while wearing proper attire handling all specimens.
Notifies Phlebotomy supervisor of complications or delays in processing specimens.
Resolves collection failures by using CERNER to research orders and collection times.
Prints a pending list and resolves any outstanding collection issues for oncoming shift.
What You Will Need:
High school graduate or equivalent.
Medical assistant or phlebotomy certification preferred.
Experience as a phlebotomist in a Hospital setting preferred.
Excellent customer service skills.
Mathematical, verbal and written skills at the high school level.
1 year experience preferred but not required.
New phlebotomy graduate students can apply.
Under the general supervision of the Administrative Laboratory Director(s) and direct supervision of the Phlebotomy Supervisor the phlebotomist assumes the responsibility for performing venipuncture and related procedures under the philosophy, policies and procedures established by the hospital and the department.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.