Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News, VA is currently seeking a labor pool Phlebotomist.
Job Summary: This position performs routine and special blood collections according to established Protocols and standard operating procedures. The position is also responsible for explaining specimen collection procedures and instructions to patients, nurses, physicians, etc. The phlebotomist may also be responsible for performing patient EKG's, traveling to other patient off-sight locations to collect blood and transporting of specimens back to the lab depending on work site assignment. This position is responsible for maintaining proper inventory in the department and for keeping appropriate stock levels in collection basket. The Phlebotomist assists in the training of new and existing personnel as well as students. May perform other duties as assigned.
Education: High school diploma or equivalence preferred
Certification: ASCP or equivalent certification preferred
Experience: Previous experience in blood collection techniques preferred. Working knowledge of Computers.