Hospital Lab Service Technician - Phlebotomist



City
Rochester
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
Position description
**A two-year commitment to this position is required**.

Obtains quality blood samples using a variety of phlebotomy methods (capillary, venous, assisted line and arterial collections) and standard safety equipment from all age groups with strict adherence to regulatory requirements and collection procedures. Works primarily between two hospital campuses (RMC and SMC) in the general patient care areas including pediatrics. Also responsible to provide phlebotomy support services to the Intensive care units and the Operating Room (OR). Responsible for accurate patient identification, quality specimen labeling, handling and transportation as well as accurate specimen testing using Point of Care (POC) equipment. Able to work with a variety of computer programs/systems. Must maintain patient confidentiality. Utilizes good customer relations and communication skills in performing phlebotomy, answering the phone and interacting with patients, nurses, providers and others health care professionals to ensure high customer satisfaction. Demonstrates a positive and professional demeanor. Ability to work independently as well as in a team. Must possess skills in coping, understanding, following written and verbal instruction, organization, prioritization, attention to detail, problem solving, critical thinking and decision making. Assists with training students and new employees.
Qualifications
High school diploma or equivalent and a graduate of a phlebotomy training program that provides a clinical rotation or 3 months of phlebotomy experience.

For candidates that have an international high school diploma, it is the responsibility of the applicant to provide to Mayo Clinic the following information when applying:
International transcript to include:

*MUST show US equivalent degree
*Evaluation MUST be completed from an organization listed as a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES)
www.naces.org OR the Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc. (AICE) www.aice-eval.org

*The applicant is responsible for the cost associated with obtaining the equivalency evaluation.

Additional qualifications
Inpatient/hospital experience as well as National Phlebotomy certification (e.g. NHA, ASCP, etc.) or MLT/MT/CLS degreed candidates with phlebotomy experience is preferred.
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There is no visa sponsorship for this position.

Local candidates preferred.


ALL MUST be included for your application to be considered:
*CV/Resume
*Cover Letter
*Internal candidates must provide their past three performance appraisals.
License or certification
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification may be required in outpatient settings.
Exemption status
Non-exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $18.27 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Various FTE Available
Schedule details
Part Time and Full Time Shifts with start times at 3:45 am, 11:00 am, 2:15 pm and 10:30 pm.
Weekend schedule
1 out of 2 weekends
Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Category
Clinical Labs and Research
Career profile
Clinical Labs
Job posting number
136899BR
Recruiter
Mary Ricci
Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.