Encompass Health Careers

Phlebotomist Per Diem

Modesto, California
Other clinical Staff


Job Description

The Phlebotomist is responsible for obtaining satisfactory blood specimens and for assisting in performing routine analysis by performing; clerical, computer and limited technical duties. Incumbent is subject to weekends, holidays and on-call duty as assigned.

Job code: 100565
License or Certification: - Phlebotomy registered (American Society of Clinical Pathologist or other accepting certifying agency) preferred. - CPR certification. Total Education, Vocational Training and Experience: - Phlebotomy training course completion - Basic computer skills. Machines, Equipment Used: - General office equipment such as telephone, copy machine, fax machine, computer. - Standard and specialty laboratory equipment and machines. Physical Requirements: - Good visual acuity and ability to communicate. - Ability to lift up to 30 pounds and ability push/pull up to 50 pounds, which includes the lifting, pushing and/or pulling of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements. - Ability to withstand prolonged standing and walking. - Ability to reach, stoop, bend, kneel, and crouch are required for patient care functions and in setting up and monitoring equipment - Manual dexterity to operate office equipment - Ability to ambulate to and from other departments. - Ability to recognize colors. Skills and Abilities: - Ability to speak, read, write, and communicate effectively. - Ability to coordinate, analyze, observe, make decisions, and meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner. - Ability to work independently without supervision. Environmental Conditions: - Indoor, temperature controlled, smoke-free environment. Occasional outdoor exposure. - Exposure or potential exposure to blood and body fluids may be required. - Handicapped accessible. - May work under stressful circumstances at times. Proficiency or Productivity Standards: - Meets established attendance standards. - Adheres to hospital/department dress code including wearing ID badge. - May be required to work weekdays and/or weekends, evenings and or night shifts if needed to meet deadlines. - May be required to work on religious and/or legal holidays on scheduled days/shifts. - Will be required to work as necessary during disaster situations, i.e., before, during or after a disaster. - May be required to stay after workday to assist after a disaster situation until relief arrives. - May be required to perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Address: 1303 Mable Ave, Modesto 95355
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1815883