Phlebotomist - OUHC Lab - PRN (Open)
Company: Ochsner Clinic Foundation
Posted on: March 16, 2023
This job performs various laboratory functions to support the
department in patient care. Conducts phlebotomy procedures;
processes and receives specimens; accessions specimens; distributes
specimens; and performs and results specific test
procedures.EducationRequired -High School diploma or
equivalentPreferred - Completion of phlebotomy courseWork
ExperienceRequired -NoneCertificationsPreferred - Current license
or trainee license in the state of practiceKnowledge Skills and
- Must have computer skills and dexterity required for data entry
and retrieval of patient information.
- Must be proficient with Windows-style applications and
- Effective verbal and written communication skills and the
ability to present information clearly and professionally to
varying levels of individuals throughout the patient care
- Knowledge of venipuncture procedures
- Strong interpersonal skillsJob Duties
- Performs clinical assignments.
- Supports departmental goals and objectives.
- Processes specimens.
- Resolves problems.
- Exhibits versatility and cooperation.
- Adapts behavior to the specific patient population, including
but not limited to: respect for privacy, method of introduction to
the patient, adapting explanation of service or procedures to be
performed, requesting permissions and communication style.
- Other related duties as required.The above statements describe
the general nature and level of work only. They are not an
exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties, and
skills. Other duties may be added, or this description amended at
any time.This employer maintains and complies with its Compliance &
Privacy Program and Standards of Conduct, including the immediate
reporting of any known or suspected unethical or questionable
behaviors or conduct; patient/employee safety, patient privacy,
and/or other compliance-related concerns.The employer is an Equal
Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.Physical and
Environmental DemandsThe physical essential functions of this job
include (but are not limited to) the following: Frequently exerting
10 to 20 pounds of force to move objects; occasionally exerting up
to 100 pounds of force. Physical demand requirements are in excess
of those for sedentary work. Reasonable accommodations may be made
to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
functionsMechanical lifting devices (carts, dollies, etc.) or team
lifts should be utilized.Must be able to sit for prolonged periods
of time.Must be able to travel throughout and between
facilities.Must be able to work a flexible work schedule.Duties
performed routinely require exposure to blood, body fluid and
tissue.There may be an occupational risk for exposure to
communicable diseases.Because the incumbent works within a
healthcare setting, there may be occupational risk for exposure to
hazardous medications or hazardous waste within the environment
through receipt, transport, storage, preparation, dispensing,
administration, cleaning and/or disposal of contaminated waste. The
risk level of exposure may increase depending on the essential job
duties of the role.
Keywords: Ochsner Clinic Foundation, Lafayette , Phlebotomist - OUHC Lab - PRN (Open), Healthcare , Lafayette, Louisiana
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