Laboratory Assistant PRN
Location:
Englewood , Colorado
Posted:
October 22, 2017
Reference:
03167-66245
Position Summary:
Performs all technical procedures, maintains knowledge of all procedures and protocols pertinent to the department. Maintains proficiency in performance of technical procedures, including venipuncture, capillary puncture and bleeding times on patients of all ages. Collects and processes specimens on patients of all ages as required. Performs test requests and charts results on patients with many different clinical conditions (from screening of healthy outpatients up to and including the major, complex intensive care patients) and all age ranges from newborns to geriatric patients. Assists in the clerical duties of the department. Performs required function verification of equipment. Communicates with other allied health care professionals and patients according to job requirements.
Equipment Listing:
1. Computer 4. Printers
2. Copy Machine 5. Blood Drawing Equipment
6. Fax Machine
Qualifications:
Position Requirements

Licensure/Certification/Registration:
None


Education:
High school diploma or better


Experience:
Healthcare experience as a Phlebotomist, 1 - 2 years preferred and/or completion of formal phlebotomy class preferred.


Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
Must have effective verbal and written communication skills in order to communicate in a clear and concise manner with coworkers, physicians, nursing staff and patients. Must demonstrate above average manual dexterity. Must have the ability to type proficiently (at least 30 words per
minute) on the computer.

Degree of Supervision Required
Minimal to moderate supervision; individual proceeds on his/her own initiative in compliance with policies, procedures and practices prescribed by the immediate supervisor, except in situations not understood.

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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