Phlebotomist, Geisinger Medical Center (Full Time) (Nights) SIGN ON BONUS
Location: Marion Heights
Posted on: January 26, 2023
Job Title: Phlebotomist, Geisinger Medical Center (Full Time)
(Nights) SIGN ON BONUS
Location: Danville, Pennsylvania
Job Category: Diagnostic Services, Phlebotomy, Lab
Work Type: Full time
Department: GMC Phlebotomy Team
Date Posted: 10/11/2022
Job ID: R-39281
Job Summary$5,000 sign on bonus for qualified applicants!
Phlebotomist II is responsible and accountable for performing a
wide range of tasks to provide a specimen of highest analytical
quality for testing and accurate information for the system and
medical laboratories' clients. Phlebotomist II can independently
perform venipunctures and skin punctures on all age groups, from
neonates through adults. Phlebotomist II will obtain blood
specimens, process specimens for analysis, utilize the appropriate
computer systems to register patients, facilitate billing, and
perform overall specimen accessioning and processing. Phlebotomist
II will have interpersonal communication ability to explain the
blood drawing process and to show a comforting attitude toward
- Performs venipunctures and skin punctures to obtain blood
specimens according to Clinical Laboratory Standards Institute
- Exhibits knowledge of adequate and correct collection
- Performs accessioning procedures appropriately and accurately
to ensure positive identification of the specimens.
- Recognizes and resolves discrepancies as appropriate.
- Evaluates specimen suitability and acceptability.
- Resolves or refers problems as appropriate.
- Performs testing and records Point of Care instrument
maintenance, troubleshooting, and quality control as assigned.
- Handles and replenishes reagents and supplies according to
established protocols as assigned.
- Follows established reporting procedures as appropriate.
- Records and reports problems and solutions as appropriate.
- Navigates and accesses multiple computer applications as
- Knows and abides by related policies and procedures including
- Provides phlebotomy coverage as required to Medical Group
offices, skilled nursing facilities, or performs in-home phlebotomy
for homebound patients.
- Successful completion of initial and subsequent competency
Work is typically performed in a clinical environment. Accountable
for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all
organization policies and procedures.The specific statements in
this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent
typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the
job. Additional competencies and skills outlined in any
department-specific orientation will be considered essential to the
performance of the job related to that position.
Position Details$5,000 SIGN ON BONUS FOR QUALIFIED APPLICANTS!As a
phlebotomist, you'll support Geisinger's mission of providing
exceptional patient care through innovative, efficient, and
high-quality laboratory services. At Geisinger, our phlebotomists
are the friendly faces that collect samples to be analyzed by our
state-of-the-art labs. Supporting a varied patient population,
you'll be responsible for venipunctures/skin punctures on patients
as well as specimen collections in our inpatient setting. There are
many other tasks our phlebotomists complete, such as
troubleshooting physician orders, processing specimens for testing,
as well as aiding our patients.We have many different skill levels
in our labs, from new to experienced phlebotomists, and all skill
levels are well utilized. Geisinger employs phlebotomists in roles
I, II, and III. We also have numerous staff members who pursue
their ASCP certification and become trainers for our
department!**This position requires a valid drivers' license. This
role includes driving a company-owned vehicle to a satellite
location on the hospital campus for specimen
collection.**Phlebotomist I, II and III qualifications will be
considered at appropriate compensation. Salary commensurate with
experience. Experience as a nursing assistant (NA), certified
nursing assistant (CNA), medical assistant (MA), certified medical
assistant (CMA) or similar will be considered! Military experience
will be considered. US Army 68W Combat Medic, 18D, US Navy Hospital
Corpsman, US Air Force Combat Medic.$5,000 SIGN ON BONUS FOR
QUALIFIED APPLICANTS!This position offers a competitive
compensation package, including medical, dental, vision, retirement
match, and generous PTO! Benefits start on day 1!This position is
eligible for shift differential and voluntary staffing incentives
as schedules require.
EducationHigh School Diploma or Equivalent (GED)- (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)Valid Driver's License - Default
Our Purpose & ValuesOUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about
caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger
family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone
as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure
colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our
knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the
caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and
better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community,
and the nation. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our
patients and members and the Geisinger family We offer healthcare
benefits for full time and part time positions from day one,
including vision, dental and domestic partners. Perhaps just as
important, from senior management on down, we encourage an
atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. We know
that a diverse workforce with unique experiences and backgrounds
makes our team stronger. Our patients, members and community come
from a wide variety of backgrounds, and it takes a diverse
workforce to make better health easier for all. We are proud to be
an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and all qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless to
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.
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