Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
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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.
Minimum of completed a phlebotomy externship and/or 1 year or more of laboratory, specimen handling, processing, and/or phlebotomy experience or combination thereof required.
Graduation from an accredited phlebotomy or medical assisting program required
Completed phlebotomy externship required.
High School diploma or GED required.
Familiarity with lifespan growth and development, basic anatomy, physiology and basic medical terminology.
Must demonstrate proven ability to work cohesively with teammates and other allied health staff
Ability to be receptive and open to constructive feedback and willingness to improve processes
Proven ability to deal effectively with people in stressful situations.
Ability to learn and utilize multiple computer systems.
Experience in a clinical pathology environment preferred.
Prior experience with specimen processing and handling preferred.
Internal applicants are required to attach their three most recent performance appraisals.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $16.37 per hour.
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.
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