Obtains blood specimens from patients and delivers specimens to the laboratory and/or sends through the transport system. Correctly identifies patients and specimens. Processes and prepares samples in the laboratory for testing.
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, Experience Requires:
High School Diploma or GED required.
Previous work experience strongly preferred.
Must have excellent communication skills with the ability to work in a fast paced environment, requiring prioritizing and changing tasks frequently and quickly. Must be able to maintain absolute confidentiality in the handling of patient information. Absolute integrity and accuracy in the identification and reporting of number and names. Must complete HeartSaver CPR by the end of the orientation period.