Sutter Health Certified Phelebotomy Technician (Yuba City) (Per Diem) in Yuba City, California

GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES

This position collects and processes clinical blood and non-blood specimens and drug screens; dispenses collection instructions to patients, and assists laboratory staff in routine tests used in diagnosis and treatment of disease.

TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS

Work is performed in a clinical environment. Involves frequent contact with staff, patients, and the public. Contact may involve dealing with angry or upset people.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES: (This list may not include all the duties assigned.) (Essential functions are noted below with an asterisk.)

  1. *Communicates professionally and effectively with staff, administration, patients, and public.

  2. Identifies problems, reports them, and makes recommendations for improvement

  3. Attends required meetings and participates on committees as requested.

  4. *Maintains patient confidentiality

  5. *Processes specimens, collects specimens, enters demographic and test information into the information system and assists laboratory scientists.

  6. *Research and resolve missing specimen issues.

  • This position requires a person who will dress and act in a professional manner at all times and in all circumstances. The ability to communicate well is emphasized. *

  • MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS *


  • Education: *

  • Completion of a phlebotomy certification course.

Certificate/License:

  • State of California Department of Health Services “Certified Phlebotomy Technician I License”.

  • Experience: *

  • One year of experience in phlebotomy and medical or laboratory work experience preferred.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of the preparation of blood and body fluid specimens for examination by medical technologists, the containers used and the laboratory tests.

  • Skill in operating a computer, copier, and telephone console, identifying problems and recommending solutions.

  • Ability to make simple mathematical computations, work independently, effectively prioritize tasks, exercise initiative, judgment, and decision making, work effectively as team member, establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, employees and the public.

Organization: *Sutter Medical Foundation - North

Title: Certified Phelebotomy Technician (Yuba City) (Per Diem)

Location: California-Greater Sacramento Area-Yuba City

Requisition ID: SMF-N-1717816

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.