Providence Health & Services Phlebotomist in Santa Monica, California
Providence is calling Phlebotomist for a Per Diem/Variable Shift to Providence Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica, CA
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We are seeking a Phlebotomist who will report to the Laboratory Director, this position is responsible for obtaining samples from patients, transports specimens to the Laboratory and prepares them for testing.
In this position you will:
Promote patient, physician, customer and employee satisfaction by personal example, treating all contacts with respect
Support and participate in activities that foster customer service
Communicate and follow the organizational chain of command for notification of patient care/service issues, when appropriate
Maintain required applicable licensure, certification and education
Attend and successfully completes general and department orientation, in-service programs and the annual key competencies and mandatory update requirements
Participate actively in department staff meetings
Demonstrate effective verbal and written communications
Demonstrate knowledge and performs work that is consistent with established age-specific policies and procedures, including but not limited to, identifying the need for additional safety measures, or activities that place patients at risk, specimen collection, processing and selection of appropriate equipment in all phases of testing
Communicate pertinent age-specific information to all clients when needed
Communicate effectively in a clear, concise, understandable manner. Applicable for the populations: Infant, Pediatric, Adult, and Geriatric.
Collect specimens and takes them to the laboratory for analysis, using appropriate or specified equipment for collecting and handling specimens appropriate for their priority and stability
Follow established labeling policies and procedures
Centrifuge, transfer, stabilize and distribute specimens to appropriate workstations
Pass on hazards and priority information to team members
Perform all appropriate computer-related functions such as ordering, logging in and inquiry
Perform job specific activities:
Respond to inquiries regarding patient results, inquiry results, test orders, pending tests, etc.
Maintain data flow for referred tests
Provide assistance, guidance and direction to customers
Call for an escort when necessary
Collate, sort and chart reports and forwards them to their appropriate destinations
Coordinate, route and process specimens to appropriate area of the laboratory, including all referral laboratory tests
Meet established goals for ER service, Turn-Around-Times, early morning and Pre-OP draws to ensure the needs of the physicians and other hospital clients are met
Meet established goals for Performance and Customer Service
Demonstrate willingness and ability to float to areas within their scope of practice as necessary
Required qualifications for this position includes:
Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement.
California Phlebotomy Certificate
Current LA City Fire Card within thirty (30) days of hire
Practical experience with adults, pediatrics and neonatal phlebotomy
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, California, is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated, not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, home health services, affiliated services and educational facilities in the western United States. Founded in 1942, Providence Saint John’s Health Center enjoys a reputation for clinical excellence across many disciplines. The 266-bed health center has a medical staff of more than 900 physicians, 1,800 employees and a host of volunteers who share a commitment to providing quality care for all
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Phlebotomist & Lab Support
Location: California-Santa Monica
Req ID: 304854