Wellpath | Malvern, AR
Our Laboratory Technician ensures proper laboratory techniques and paperwork for accurate laboratory procedures.
- High School degree or G.E.D.
- Complete an accredited course in Phlebotomy
- One (1) or more years of technical laboratory experience preferred
- Current CPR Certification
ResponsibilitiesMaintain a working knowledge of phlebotomy procedures and techniques.Schedule inmates for laboratory tests ordered by the Health Care Practitioner including outside laboratory services when required.Ensure proper laboratory techniques and paperwork for accurate laboratory procedures.Assist physician in performing studies as requested.Maintain accurate identification of laboratory specimens, requisitions, and reports.Check and maintain laboratory equipment in clean, proper, safe working order.Report any equipment malfunction, take appropriate safety steps, and report repair needs to supervisor.Complete required reports; requisition and/or order supplies and schedule any appropriate service.Assist with the development and update departmental policies and procedures.Coordinate schedule with other activities to promote efficient service.Report any unusual occurrences or accidents to the Director of Nursing.Maintains cleanliness of work area.Performs other duties as required.Maintains universal precautionsEnsures all sharps are secure and accounted for.Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance.Must be able to apply principles of critical thinking to a variety of practical and emergent situations and accurately follow standardized procedures that may call for deviations.Must be able to apply sound judgment beyond a specific set of instructions and apply knowledge to different factual situations.Must be alert at all times; pay close attention to details.Must be able to work under stress on a regular or continuous basis.Post orders, if applicable, per site contract.Perform other duties as assigned.
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