The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Phlebotomist I in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Company Job ID-18147 Req ID: 18147 Shift: Days Employment Status: AF - Active - Regular - Full Time Job Summary Under the supervision of the Manager/Supervisor performs phlebotomy in both inpatient and outpatient settings. The phlebotomist must exhibit the ability to work independently in all inpatient units and outpatient settings, demonstrating the nuanced knowledge required to successfully serve patients in these settings. Job Responsibilities Performs venipuncture and capillary phlebotomy following established procedures, including: Identifying patient correctly 100% of time Rendering age appropriate care Following all safety and infection control rules Training others in these techniques Enters or releases information in the appropriate computer system, verifying that all tests are ordered accurately and completely using established procedures; makes inquiries when needed. Ensures that all orders are accounted for before finishing patient, including draws on the daily Pick up lists. Must understand and be able to implement the computer nuances unique to each area Must understand and be capable of implementing the downtime procedure in both inpatient and outpatient settings Uses problem-solving to address any and all problems that arise and follow through with appropriate action. Responds to work demands with very little or no errors and is able to perform the essential duties assigned independently. Interacts professionally and cordially with coworkers and colleagues. Follows all inventory control policies and keeps the laboratory clean, well-stocked and generally in good appearance. Assists in receiving and rotating supplies, resolving all discrepancies. Must be flexible in scheduling and cooperative in performing all assigned duties, which includes but not limited to additional pickup runs, performing OGTT and completing all paperwork and TAT information. Performs other duties as assigned or requested. Job Responsibilities (Continued) Job Responsibilities (Continued) Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations BLS - Post-hire Required Education and Experience Required Education: High School Diploma and certification from vocational or technical training program in either Phlebotomy or Medical Assistant. Required Experience: Minimum of 1 year of phlebotomy experience Preferred Education, Experience & Cert/Lic Phlebotomy major preferred. Pediatric phlebotomy experience preferred Additional Technical Requirements Preferred Experience: Pediatric phlebotomy experience Preferred Licenses/certificates/registrations: PBT (ASCP) All CHOP employees who work in a patient building or who provide patient care are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless they are granted a medical or religious exemption. Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for its patients, family members, visitors and employees. In an eff