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Vantage Oncology Centers of Pennsylvania Phlebotomist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Abington Hematology Oncology is looking for a committed Phlebotomist. English/Russian speaking.and.nbsp; Full time, Monday- Friday located in NE Philadelphia area and Horsham, PA.About Abington Hematology Oncology Associates Oncology:is an 8-physician practice located in Southeastern Pennsylvania dedicated to providing compassionate and cutting-edge cancer care and hematologic treatments to all of our patients..and.nbsp; Abington Hematology Oncology offers comprehensive benefits for employees including medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with a matching component, and a robust wellness program. Abington Hematology Oncology Associates is part of the US Oncology Network.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:Position is entry level and requires 1-3 years experience.High school diploma or equivalent is recommended. Licensure from an accredited school of phlebotomyPhlebotomist tasks include:.and.nbsp;Proficient at venipuncture and skin puncture (finger stick) collection, blood pressures, weighing and taking patient heights..and.nbsp;Perform diagnostic procedures, interpreting test results, use of the coulter, and proper recording of charts..and.nbsp;The phlebotomist should be able to assist the physician with bone marrows and provide comfort to the patient..and.nbsp;Carry out the utmost care and precautions collecting samples in order to prevent transmission of any infectious diseases..and.nbsp;Familiar with sterilization practices and infection control.and.nbsp;Collect blood, tissue, or other laboratory specimens, log the specimens, and prepare them for testing.and.nbsp;Properly identifies and bands patients for blood product transfusion. Processes properly labeled specimens according to local bloodbank policy..and.nbsp;Operates designated laboratory equipment as directed..and.nbsp;Uses equipment effectively, skillfully and efficiently. Maintains equipment and work area as directed..and.nbsp;Performs waived lab testing under CLIA guidelines for personnel. Records proper lot numbers of all controls, calibrator, and reagents for waived lab tests..and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;Experience and Education: Licensure from an accredited school of Phlebotomy Knowledge and Skills Required:.and.nbsp;Medicine - Knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries, diseases, and deformities. This includes symptoms, treatment alternatives, drug properties and interactions, and preventive health-care measures..and.nbsp;Clerical - Knowledge of Medical procedures and terminology..and.nbsp;Time Management - Managing one.and.#39;s own time and the time of othersThe US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer..and.nbsp; All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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