Date Posted:7/6/2020Job Code:Phleb 7285Location:MLK Community Hospital & FoundationAddress:1680 E. 120th St.City:Los AngelesState:CACountry:United States of AmericaCategory:Administrative and SupportThis position will report to the MLKCH ClinicPOSITION SUMMARYThe Phlebotomist is responsible for collection of specimens from patients. The phlebotomist is also cross-trained to assist on the floor medical assistant staff when possible; assigned to assist in the specimen processing and filing. This person will report to the clinical supervisor of the clinic. Assures quality of work, workflow, turn-around-time; assures accurate testing to support quality patient care; accepts suggestions and corrections and adjusts to changing situations. This position requires full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital. It is expected that this individual will demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values and shall support the Hospital's strategic plan and the goals and direction of the quality and performance improvement process activities.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES* Assures that phlebotomy, office and medical supplies are restocked at all times.* Responsible for all clerical duties.* Communicates appropriately with coworkers, hospital personnel, physicians at all times.* Maintain coverage of the laboratory to provide adequate patient care, which may require "last minute" schedule changes.* Collects samples from patients using standard venipuncture or skin puncture techniques according to established policies and procedures.* Inventories, reports and restocks all supplies to ensure continuity of activities.* Daily processing of specimens through lab carrier services* Assures that the workplace is clean and neat.* Responsible for proper telephone etiquette at all times.* Performs other duties as assigned.* Answer telephone and obtain necessary information from caller.* Collect and...

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