Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Location: US:PA:Hershey Work Type: PRN FTE: 0.001 Shift: Varied Hours: Varied Monday - Friday and 5:00a - 9:00 every other weekend
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Responsible for collecting blood specimens (phlebotomy) from inpatients and outpatients and receiving other laboratory specimens, i.e., 24 hour urine containers, sputum, stool specimens and splitting of random urine specimens. Enters, verifies, and updates patient demographic and insurance information into various information systems. Responsible for performing and reporting bedside glucose testing.
High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Six (6) months phlebotomy experience required OR completion of an internship through a certified training program required.
Bedside glucose and pediatric collection experience preferred.
Phlebotomy Certification, general computer skills, CPR and additional language skills (i.e. Spanish) preferred.
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