Phlebotomist, GMC (Full Time) (Evenings)
Posted on: May 25, 2023
Job Title: Phlebotomist, GMC (Full Time) (Evenings)Location:
Danville, PennsylvaniaJob Category: Diagnostic Services,
Phlebotomy, LabSchedule: Evenings Work Type: Full timeDepartment:
GMC Phlebotomy TeamDate Posted: 10/11/2022Job ID: R-39275Job
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 toward
- 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.Position Details$5,000 SIGN ON BONUS
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 as well as specimen
collections in our inpatient setting. 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!**This
position requires a valid drivers' license. This role includes
driving a company-owned vehicle to a satellite location on the
hospital campus for specimen collection.**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.$5,000 SIGN ON BONUS
FOR QUALIFIED APPLICANTS!This position offers a competitive
compensation package, including medical, dental, vision, 5%
retirement contribution, fertility/adoption support (including IVF)
and generous PTO! Benefits start on day 1!This position is eligible
for shift differential and voluntary staffing incentives as
schedules require.EducationHigh School Diploma or Equivalent (GED)-
(Required)Certification(s) and License(s)Valid Driver's License -
Default Issuing BodyOur Purpose & ValuesOUR 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 know that a diverse workforce with
unique experiences and backgrounds makes our team stronger. Our
patients, members and community come from a wide variety of
backgrounds, and it takes a diverse workforce to make better health
easier for all. We are proud to be an affirmative action, equal
opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment regardless to race, color, religion,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin,
disability or status as a protected veteran.
Keywords: Geisinger, Scranton , Phlebotomist, GMC (Full Time) (Evenings), Healthcare , Benton, Pennsylvania
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