UnityPoint Health Medical Assistant I/Phlebotomist-Laboratory in Waterloo, Iowa
UnityPoint - Allen Hospital
Hours: PRN - As Needed
The Medical Assistant I Phlebotomist, under the direction of the Manager-Compliance/ED Lab/Phlebotomy, is responsible for collection of blood samples through phlebotomy(blood collection) techniques, including vacutainer, syringe, winged infusion set and capillary collections. All phlebotomists are expected to assist with collections from outpatients, inpatients as well as stat nursing home patients and any other patient types supported by UnityPoint Health.
Phlebotomists also assist in the collection of other specimens such as urines for analysis and urines for drug screens.
Phlebotomists should possess good clerical and computer skills to support the Laboratory department.
Learn and understand basic techniques of phlebotomy and specimen collection.
Perform phlebotomy and specimen collection for inpatients, outpatients and nursing home patients
Learn and understand collection of urine drug screens for occupational and medical collections
Other tasks as assigned
Valid driver’s license.
Must be able to read, write and speak English
Must possess basic computer skills and knowledge using word processing, spreadsheet, email and web browser
Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.
Requires frequent travel to area nursing home facilities
Requisition ID: 2021-93193
Street: 1825 Logan Ave
Name: 2520 UnityPoint Health Allen Hospital
Name: Laboratory - General- Logan
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.01
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: 0445-0845/0445-1315 rotational/ PRN 1st shift
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org