Mayo Clinic Phlebotomy Tech in Phoenix, Arizona
Department Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
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Position description This position is a supplemental (PRN) phlebotomy position for the Mayo Clinic Phlebotomy Float Pool serving both outpatient and inpatient laboratories.
Floats to different lab locations for both outpatient and inpatient areas as needed and participates as an active team member of the Phlebotomy Float Pool.
Must have flexibility with schedule and ability to adapt to outpatient and inpatient settings.
Performs venipuncture, collects blood, and provides appropriate post-care of phlebotomy site.
Prepares various specimens for analysis while maintaining positive patient identification.
Performs specimen processing in a safe, accurate, and professional manner.
Performs order entry; retrieves and verifies patient collection data and patient special notations using appropriate sources.
Cooperates with coworkers in the completion of assignments and sets priorities for specimen collection.
Performs all other assigned tasks as needed.
Employs standard precautions, infection control, and proper isolation techniques.
Qualifications Minimum of 1 year of phlebotomy, specimen handling, central processing or medical assisting is required.
Graduation from an accredited phlebotomy or medical assisting program required with completed phlebotomy externship.
High School diploma or GED required.
Must be flexible with schedule
Must be adaptable to various types of locations- outpatient, inpatient, and in office primary care settings.
Additional qualifications Internal applicants are required to attach their three most recent performance appraisals. Prior clinic and hospital experience preferred.
Must have flexibility to be available for assignment- cell phone or other reliable method
Familiarity with lifespan growth and development, basic anatomy, physiology, and basic medical terminology
Above average communication skills and strong attention to detail
Above average customer service and patient care skills
Proven ability to deal effectively with people in stressful situations
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Ability to learn and utilize multiple computer systems
Ability to push/pull phlebotomy cart and supplies and wheelchairs.
Experience in a hospital and/or clinical pathology environment preferred.
Exemption status Non-exempt
Benefits eligible No
Schedule Supplemental/On-call/Per Diem
Hours / Pay period varied
Schedule details This is a PRN Supplemental Phlebotomy float position, hours and shift will vary as needed. Flexibility is required. Phlebotomist will float to different lab locations for both outpatient and inpatient areas as needed and participates as an active team member of the Phlebotomy Float Pool.
Weekend schedule This is a PRN Supplemental Phlebotomy Float position so hours and shifts will vary and includes some weekend coverage as needed.
Site description Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.
With Phoenix being the fifth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.
Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
Category Clinical Labs and Research
Career profile Clinical Labs
Job posting number 154835BR
Recruiter Mary Ricci
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