Certified Phlebotomy TechnicianJob ID 85000 Date posted 12/22/2017
- Facility: Sharp Memorial Hospital
- City: San Diego
- Department: Lab Clinical Services
- Category: Laboratory Jobs
- Job Status: Per Diem
- Shift: Variable
- FTE: 0.0
- Shift Start: Variable
- Shift End Time: Variable
This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County
8-hour variable shifts; including weekends as needed
This is a Per Diem position
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Current California Certified Phlebotomy Technician - CPT I or CPT II
- Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers issued by the American Heart Association
- Excellent direct customer service, communication and critical thinking skills
- Computer skills, data entry proficiency
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- Six months recent Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) experience or Phlebotomy student who completed their CPT clinical hours at a Sharp HealthCare Laboratory within the last 6 months
- Specimen handling and transporting experience
The Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) will perform phlebotomy in a safe and quality manner; data entry; support the Sharp Experience to provide excellent customer service. The CPT will partner with physician and nursing staff in providing optimum patient care. They may perform specimen processing and real-time inventory with the ability to evaluate supply inventory to prevent shortages, overstocking and expired supplies. The CPT will work in a team environment and also be able to work independently with minimal supervision.
Sharp Memorial Laboratory supports a large tertiary care hospital with Trauma, Cardio Surgery, Cardiac, Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program, Women's and Children's, Behavioral Health, Cancer Center and Outpatient Surgery services. The lab supports all service lines on the campus and provides clinical lab outreach services to the community, including all other Sharp Healthcare Hospitals and Clinics. Lab disciplines include Chemistry, Hematology, Coagulation, Urinalysis, Microbiology, Pathology and Blood Bank. Our leadership team promotes wellness, real time reward & recognition, professional growth, flexible scheduling and work/life balance. We are proud to have a team of very committed and highly performing employees! We have empowered our team to create innovative ways of providing patient-centered care, such as incorporating aromatherapy and hand massage into our practice to create a healing environment for our Phlebotomy patients. These innovative services have received numerous awards from our organization and Planetree. Take your career to the next level with Sharp HealthCare’s Clinical Lab Services!
Sharp Memorial Hospital — the first hospital in San Diego with all private patient rooms — is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, patient-centered care and consists of 368 beds . Designed to promote comfort and healing with the use of natural light and soothing colors, the hospital offers the latest medical technology and is home to San Diego’s largest, most modern Emergency and Trauma Center.
Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multi-organ transplantation, and has been recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for nursing excellence and is also designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.
Essential Physical Requirements May Include:
- Twisting (trunk)
- Twisting (neck)
- Bending (waist)
- Flexing/extending (neck)
- Fine manipulation/pinching
- Reaching below shoulder level
- Reaching above shoulder level
- Lift up to 50 pounds
- Push/pull up to 50 pounds
- Carry up to 50 pounds
Additional Physical requirements of positions may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, transgender status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
Keywords: Certified Phlebotomy Technician, CPT, Lab, Laboratory