Position: Phlebotomy Coordinator
Location: Wichita, KS
Shift: Monday-Friday 8A-5P
Coordinates, documents and prepare supply needs for all mobile phlebotomy requests.
Review, update and maintain location alerts to ensure accuracy within internal proprietary systems.
Maintains status of all service collection sites on the current collection locator.
Review and approve draw agreement invoices.
Responsible for collection of blood samples by venipuncture techniques and/ or urine collections on patients of all age groups.
Collects/processes requested tests in Laboratory Information Systems (LIS) and verifies sample receipt time. Labels samples with label or bar code to ensure that all information on the sample matches that on the requisition.
Responsible for receiving specimens, assessing specimen integrity, verifying labelling and documentation and processing data entry of orders to ensure that patients are appropriately billed.
May perform centrifugation and prepare samples for transport to labs.
Demonstrates ability to define problems, collect information, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
Identifies ways to improve work processes and improve customer satisfaction. Makes recommendations to manager, implements, and monitors results as appropriate in support of the overall goals of the clinic.
Maintains knowledge of applicable rules, regulations, policies, laws, and guidelines that impact the Laboratory area. Develops effective internal controls that promote adherence to applicable state/federal laws, and the program requirements of accreditation agencies and federal, state, and private health plans. Seeks advice and guidance as necessary to ensure proper understanding.
Assists phlebotomy manager with administrative needs, daily checklists, metrics, ordering supplies, serving as a mentor to other phlebotomist.
Ensures phlebotomy supplies and patient health information is safeguarded at all times.
High school Diploma or equivalent
Completed a formal phlebotomy training course, may substitute equivalent work experience for formal phlebotomy training.
ASCP certification, preferred
3+ years of experience