Phlebotomist - Laboratory Medicine & Pathology



City
Phoenix
State
Arizona
Telecommute
Yes
Department
Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
Why Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic Hospital Inpatient Phlebotomy position
Position description
Performs venipuncture, collects blood, and provides appropriate post-care of phlebotomy site.

Prepares various specimens for analysis while maintaining positive patient identification.

Performs specimen processing in a safe, accurate, and professional manner.

Performs order entry; retrieves and verifies patient collection data and patient special notations using appropriate sources.

Cooperates with coworkers in the completion of assignments and sets priorities for specimen collection.

Employs standard precautions, infection control, and proper isolation techniques.
Qualifications
Minimum of 1 year of phlebotomy, specimen handling, central processing or medical assisting is required.
Graduation from an accredited phlebotomy or medical assisting program required.
High School diploma or GED required.


Additional qualifications
Prior hospital experience preferred.
Familiarity with lifespan growth and development, basic anatomy, physiology, and basic medical terminology
Above average communication skills and strong attention to detail
Proven ability to deal effectively with people in stressful situations
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Ability to learn and utilize multiple computer systems
Ability to push/pull phlebotomy cart and supplies
Experience in a hospital and/or clinical pathology environment preferred.


Internal applicants are required to attach their three most recent performance appraisals.
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 $15.74 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
80
Schedule details
Monday thru Friday 11:30 am-20:00 pm, Plus every other weekend and every other holiday.
Weekend schedule
Every other weekend 11:30 am to 20:00 pm,
Site description
Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
Category
Clinical Labs and Research
Career profile
Clinical Labs
Job posting number
127592BR
Recruiter
Frank Harris
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).