Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
Why Mayo Clinic
Diversity and inclusion are integral to Mayo Clinic's mission to provide excellent, culturally relevant care in a welcoming environment to patients from a wide variety of backgrounds. We aim to diversify our workforce to represent the communities we serve and continue to create an inclusive work environment where differences are valued, allowing individuals to achieve and contribute to their fullest potential. This commitment to diversity is woven into the fabric of Mayo Clinic — we embrace these values as we serve our patients, employees, students, suppliers, and communities. Become part of the legacy that embraces our differences and enables us to provide the best care to patients from all over the world.
**A two-year commitment to this position is required**.
Obtains quality blood samples using a variety of phlebotomy methods using standard safety equipment from all age groups with strict adherence to regulatory requirements and collection procedures.Provides rapid response to medical emergencies. Performs a variety of point of care testing (POC). Responsible for accurate patient identification, quality specimen labeling, handling and transportation as well as accurate specimen testing using 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 other 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 working in a fast pace environment, coping, understanding, following written and verbal instruction, organization and prioritization, attention to detail, problem solving, critical thinking and decision making. Must be able to push a cart and walk distances.
High school diploma or equivalent and a graduate of a phlebotomy training program with 18 months of phlebotomy experience or 18 months of phlebotomy experience. Current National Phlebotomy certification
Job instruction training is preferred. Ability to solve operational issues with minimal assistance.
There is no visa sponsorship for this position including OPT.
Local candidates preferred.
ALL MUST be included for your application to be considered:
Internal candidates must provide their past three performance appraisals.
For international/foreign trained applicants, it is the responsibility of the international/foreign to provide to Mayo Clinic the following information. The applicant is responsible for the cost associated with obtaining the equivalency evaluation.
- MUST have a DETAILED equivalency evaluation
- 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
License or certification
Current National Phlebotomy certification (e.g. NHA, ASCP, etc.)
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $19.26 per hour.
Overnight 10 hour shifts, 8:30pm to 07:00am working Monday through Thursday.
Weekend work may be required on rare occasion (extended LIS outages and specialized training).
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.
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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.