Bolivar Medical Center
Collects and processes blood specimens for testing in the laboratory.
Labels, processes and delivers specimens for testing. Collects blood specimens using age-appropriate techniques. Maintains equipment and medical supplies. Assists with coordinating and conducting blood drives, including interviewing and screening donors. Scanning reports to order including Pathology reports, and reference lab reports. EKG and arterial puncture performance. Non steroid breathing treatments. Vital signs and other nursing assistance. COVID/Flu/RSV/Strep swabbing on outpatients. Load Iris, and Sysmex with barcoded specimens. Responsible for Phlebotomy supply volumes on a weekly basis. Loading/unloading supplies. Maintaining storeroom including monitoring expired items. Making sure all requests by Pathology assistant are completed including printing/faxing billing. sheets, locating requested reports, slides, blocks and getting them shipped to the Pathologist timely. Other expanded duties as Laboratory Manager may add request. Assist Pathologist with Bone Marrow slide preparation.
High school diploma preferred
Medical Assistant or Phlebotomy certification preferred
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Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
- Critical Thinking