Colleton Medical Center is proud to be the leader of Healthcare Services to Colleton and Surrounding Counties. Our 135 bed facility is able to provide the most comprehensive care to improve the health of our community, and we have been serving the community for over half a century. We are fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) and offer a full-range of diagnostic, therapeutic, emergency and surgical services. Colleton Medical Center's Laboratory Department is dedicated to providing lab services in a customer oriented environment offering the highest level of excellence.
Incumbent is responsible for collecting blood, urine, sweat, and other specimen material by venipuncture or capillary puncture procedure, withdrawing the correct specimen, placing it in the appropriate tube and labeling as established. (Arterial puncture is not done by laboratory personnel). Performs clerical and receptionist duties, maintains statistical data, processes reports, records and billing information. Manages incoming and outgoing telephone and fax information. Officially greets persons who enter the laboratory area. Enters and processes computer data. Qualifications: Licensure/Certification/Registration:
Phlebotomy certification or eligible. Experience:
- Previous knowledge of the proper technique of venipuncture is preferred (6 months.)
- Performs in accordance with delineated job responsibilities and satisfactorily
completes a yearly evaluation based on these responsibilities.
- Must possess the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively meet the needs of the patient/internal & external customer.
A little about us:
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