Phlebotomist

Published: May 5, 2018

The phlebotomist is responsible for collecting and processing laboratory specimens accurately and efficiently. The phlebotomist is a part of a multidisciplinary team and must have excellent communication skills written and oral to provide above standard of care for clients of MAO/CCC.  The phlebotomist will have unlimited access to PHI and will maintain the confidentiality of patients and consumers served.

Job Type Part Time

Job Classification Non-exempt

Job Location Dothan, Alabama

Minimum Education High school diploma, or equivalent, and Phlebotomy experience and training. CMA eligible.

Work Experience Practical Phlebotomy experience.

Job Duties

  • Collect laboratory specimens as ordered by clinician
  • Appropriately label and provide requisitions for all specimens
  • Verifies test orders by comparing information to orders as recorded in the  Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and paper instructions accurately
  • Obtain specimens by performing but not limited to venipunctures, finger sticks, urine, oral and other body fluids as needed accurately and efficiently
  • Document all laboratory services performed accurately and efficiently as performed
  • Record all results confirm uploaded and reported in EMR
  • Processes lab specimens for transport appropriately
  • Maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations.
  • Reports and resolves all abnormal lab values to appropriate nurse and provider within the hour or report to include documentation in EMR. Will notify supervisor of all unresolved reports
  • Maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures; complying with OSHA, Clinical Guidelines and Policy and Procedures
  • Travel as assigned
  • Assist with patient reminders and document as assigned
  • Maintain lab logs to include but not limited to refrigerator temperature and supply logs
  • Maintains knowledge of computer system
  • Provider excellent customer service

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Diploma
  • Phlebotomy experience and training
  • CMA eligible
  • Computer proficiency to include Word and telephone operating system
  • Must work well without supervision and function independently as a part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Maintains knowledge of HIV/AIDS through current trend and in-service programs as provided by MAO
  • Effective communication skills both oral and written
  • Valid driver’s license and auto insurance

How to apply To apply, please submit resume and cover letter to DaQuentin Davis, HR Director, at DDavis@maoi.org Questions relating to this listing may also be directed to (334) 280-3349.