Phlebotomist, Healthplex CenterPoint (Full Time) (Days) SIGN ON BONUS
Posted on: November 22, 2021
Job Title: Phlebotomist, Healthplex CenterPoint (Full Time)
(Days) SIGN ON BONUS
Location: Pittston, Pennsylvania
Job Category: Diagnostic Services, Phlebotomy
Work Type: Full time
Department: Clinic & Mobile Phlebotomy Team
Date Posted: 10/14/2021
Job ID: R-20764
Job Summary $5,000 SIGN ON BONUS FOR QUALIFIED
APPLICANTS!Phlebotomist II is responsible and accountable for
performing a wide range of tasks to provide a specimen of highest
analytical quality for testing and accurate information for the
system and medical laboratories' clients. Phlebotomist II can
independently perform venipunctures and skin punctures on all age
groups, from neonates through adults. Phlebotomist II will obtain
blood specimens, process specimens for analysis, utilize the
appropriate computer systems to register patients, facilitate
billing, and perform overall specimen accessioning and processing.
Phlebotomist II will have interpersonal communication ability to
explain the blood drawing process and to show a comforting attitude
- Performs venipunctures and skin punctures to obtain blood
specimens according to Clinical Laboratory Standards Institute
- Exhibits knowledge of adequate and correct collection
- Performs accessioning procedures appropriately and accurately
to ensure positive identification of the specimens.
- Recognizes and resolves discrepancies as appropriate.
- Evaluates specimen suitability and acceptability.
- Resolves or refers problems as appropriate.
- Performs testing and records Point of Care instrument
maintenance, troubleshooting, and quality control as assigned.
- Handles and replenishes reagents and supplies according to
established protocols as assigned.
- Follows established reporting procedures as appropriate.
- Records and reports problems and solutions as appropriate.
- Navigates and accesses multiple computer applications as
- Knows and abides by related policies and procedures including
- Provides phlebotomy coverage as required to Medical Group
offices, skilled nursing facilities, or performs in-home phlebotomy
for homebound patients.
- Successful completion of initial and subsequent competency
exams required.Work is typically performed in a clinical
environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific
obligations and complying with all organization policies and
procedures.The specific statements in this profile are not intended
to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered
necessary to successfully perform the job. Additional competencies
and skills outlined in any department-specific orientation will be
considered essential to the performance of the job related to that
Position Details $5,000 SIGN ON INCENTIVE FOR QUALIFIED
APPLICANTS!As a phlebotomist, you'll support Geisinger--s mission
of providing exceptional patient care through innovative,
efficient, and high-quality laboratory services. At Geisinger, our
phlebotomists are the friendly faces that collect samples to be
analyzed by our state-of-the-art labs. Supporting a varied patient
population, you--ll be responsible for venipunctures/skin punctures
on patients at our brand new Healthplex CenterPoint location. There
are many other tasks our phlebotomists complete, such as
troubleshooting physician orders, processing specimens for testing,
as well as aiding our patients. We have many different skill levels
in our labs, from new to experienced phlebotomists, and all skill
levels are well utilized. Geisinger employs phlebotomists in roles
I, II, and III. We also have numerous staff members who pursue
their ASCP certification and become trainers for our
department!Phlebotomist I: Less than one year of phlebotomy
experience. Can be a new graduate from a phlebotomy training
program.Phlebotomist II: At least one year of phlebotomy experience
OR graduation from a NAACLS-accredited phlebotomy program.
Phlebotomist III: Geisinger-financed ASCP certification required
within six months of hire. Phlebotomist I, II and III
qualifications will be considered at appropriate compensation.
Salary commensurate with experience. Experience as a nursing
assistant (NA), certified nursing assistant (CNA), medical
assistant (MA), certified medical assistant (CMA) or similar will
be considered! Military experience will be considered. US Army 68W
Combat Medic, 18D, US Navy Hospital Corpsman, US Air Force Combat
Medic.$5,000 SIGN ON INCENTIVE FOR QUALIFIED APPLICANTS!This
position offers a competitive compensation package, including
medical, dental, vision, retirement, generous PTO! Benefits start
on day 1!
Education High School Diploma or Equivalent (GED)- (Required)
Experience Minimum of 1 year-Laboratory (Required)
Our Purpose & Values OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is
about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our
Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat
everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We
treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We
share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare
the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and
better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community,
and the nation. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our
patients and members and the Geisinger family We offer healthcare
benefits for full time and part time positions from day one,
including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as
important, from senior management on down, we encourage an
atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. We are
an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and
Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated
against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran
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