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Lancaster General Health Phlebotomy Technician-Lancaster General Hospital (32hrs/week, 1st shift) in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Company

Lancaster General Hospital

Cost Center

5090 LAB-Phlebotomy

Supervisory Organization

Lab- Phlebotomy

Grade

G06

Summary

Job Description

Job Title: Phlebotomy Techn

This position is located at Lancaster General Hospital in Lancaster, PA.

Hours are Full-time, 32hrs/week 6:00 am to 2:30 pm with every other weekend and holiday with rotational on call

ATTENTION: Please be aware that, if you are an external applicant, you may need to complete an online assessment as part of the hiring process. This assessment will be sent to the e-mail address that you included in your application. Please note: Some e-mail accounts may receive the assessment e-mail in their junk/spam e-mail. This assessment must be completed within 5 days of receiving it. For more information regarding the assessment, please click HERE at http://www.lghealthjobs.org/Home/Career-Opportunities.aspx .

SUMMARY: Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine is currently seeking a Phlebotomy Technician for Lancaster General Hospital location. The Phlebotomy tech performs a wide variety of support functions for the Laboratory and Laboratory Service Areas. This position requires skills in some or all of the following functional areas: phlebotomy, point-of-care testing, specimen collection and preparation tasks. Maintains required competency skills in the required areas of expertise required for the specific work area.

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS:

Performs venipuncture and capillary specimen collection in an ambulatory and hospital setting.

Validates patient identity, specimen integrity and maintains working knowledge of specimen requirements and special protocols.

Documents all stages of specimen collection in required computer systems including investigating orders, “receiving” specimens, canceling tests, running collection lists and producing and using reconciliation reports.

Provide mentorship and oversight for new employees and clinical interns.

Organizes assigned workload and performs appropriate tasks meeting established productivity standards in phlebotomy and point of care testing.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • A High School diploma or equivalent(GED) is required

  • Licensure as a Phlebotomy Technician, PBT (ASCP) is preferred.

  • CPR certification is preferred.

  • Prior phlebotomy experience or completion of a phlebotomy course preferred

This position requires PA Child Abuse and FBI Fingerprinting Clearances.

Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, at http://lancastergeneralhealth.org/LGH/ a member of the University of Pennsylvania Health System (Penn Medicine), at https://www.pennmedicine.org/ is a 631-licensed bed not-for-profit health system with a comprehensive network of care encompassing Lancaster General Hospital (LGH), Women & Babies Hospital and the Lancaster Rehabilitation Hospital (in partnership with Kindred Healthcare) . Our membership in Penn Medicine brings together the strengths of a world-renowned, not-for-profit academic medical center and a nationally recognized, not-for-profit community healthcare system.

Outpatient services are provided at the Downtown Outpatient and Suburban Outpatient Pavilions, along with additional outpatient centers and Express and Urgent Care locations throughout the region. Lancaster General Health Physicians is a network of more than 300 primary-care and specialty physicians, at more than 40 offices throughout the region . Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences is a private, co-educational, Middle States-accredited four-year college offering a variety of associate and baccalaureate degree and certification programs in healthcare.

A four time designated Magnet hospital for nursing excellence, Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health has been recognized regionally and nationally for clinical excellence and patient safety; and ranked nationally by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s best hospitals in 2015-16 in three specialties. It is also one of only seven hospitals in the country with all of the following distinctions:

5 Star Rating on Medicare.gov Hospital Compare

Healthgrades America’s 50 Best Hospitals 2017 at https://www.healthgrades.com/hospital-directory/pennsylvania-pa/lancaster-general-hospital-hgst7169e6a6390100

Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A

US News List of High Performing Hospitals at https://health.usnews.com/best-hospitals/area/pa/lancaster-general-hospital-6231120

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