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Phlebotomist (Full-Time, Night)

  • Livingston, NJ
  • Cooperman Barnabas Medical Ctr
  • Lab-Specimen Collect & Proc
  • Night
  • Phlebotomy
  • Posted: August 5, 2022
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Summary


JOB SUMMARY:

Assumes responsibility for obtaining all blood/non-blood specimens of patients seen in physician’s office by venipuncture from the arm and/or micro collections from fingers in a variety of collection tubes or capillaries, some of which contain preservatives or anticoagulants. Prepares all specimens to be sent to appropriate laboratories and completes applicable paperwork. Assumes responsibility for recognizing situation that must be brought to the attention of the Office Manager or the Manager of Support Services of the Department of Pathology at Saint Barnabas Medical Center.


• Mobile phlebotomists are flexible, working at various locations while maintaining a high level of attention to detail during patient interactions.
• Understanding of proper patient identification methods.
• Knowledge of legal requirements pertaining to drawing blood, handling specimen samples, and the use of relevant medical equipment.
• Experience using effective puncture techniques.
• Knowledge of testing protocols and the use of testing equipment.
• Superb dexterity and hand-eye coordination.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Performs additional tasks as requested by the Office Manager.

EDUCATION:

  • High school graduate or equivalent.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Valid NJ Driver’s License
  • Completion of a recognized phlebotomy course in Phlebotomy and/or Medical Assistant (or equivalent).
  • Certification with an accredited Agency (such as: the American Society of Phlebotomy Technicians, Inc. and/or the
  • National Phlebotomy Association (NPA).
  • 1 year of Practical Phlebotomy Experience (Preferred).
  • Successful completion of all Orientation Programs.

Additional Information

Mission:  Provide compassionate care, healthcare excellence, and superior service to our patients and their families.

Vision:  Nationally recognized at the forefront of improving health and healthcare delivery.

Values: Ensure the safety of our patients, community and each other by consistently demonstrating our values of exceptional communication, outstanding teamwork, professional integrity, accountability, innovation and resilience as we strive towards becoming a high reliability organization.

Since 1865, Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center, formerly known as Saint Barnabas Medical Center, New Jersey’s oldest nonsectarian hospital, has worked to exceed our community’s highest expectations for compassionate, comprehensive health care. The 597-bed institution is one of the largest health care providers in the state, treating more than 32,000 inpatients and 82,000 Emergency Department patients each year. Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center and the Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center provide treatment and services for more than 370,000 outpatient visits annually. Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center has long been recognized as a leader in providing world-class care—delivering 6,500 babies annually which is one of the largest programs in the state, leading the nation in Kidney Transplant, and providing more than 100 medical and surgical specialty and subspecialty services. RWJBarnabas Health and Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center in partnership with Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey - the state's only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center - brings a world class team of researchers and specialists to fight alongside you, providing close-to-home access to the latest treatment and clinical trials.

CBMC is an equal opportunity employer.

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Paid Time Off for Work Life Balance
  • 401K Contribution & Match
  • Full Time, Part Time and Per Diem Opportunities
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Perks/Discounts: Travel, Electronics, Restaurants, Entertainment, Apparel, Fitness Membership, and more.
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