Laboratory Service Technician - Phlebotomy
Company: Mayo Clinic
Location: Palm Coast
Posted on: January 19, 2023
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The Laboratory Support Service Tech (LSST) functions as a
professional interdisciplinary team member that performs a wide
range of services in clinic and hospital based laboratories such as
specimen collection, specimen processing, waived point of care
laboratory testing, and a variety of other services unique to the
individual work area. The LSST is responsible for blood and body
fluid specimen receipt, identification verification, processing,
shipping and storage. They facilitate the collection and processing
of large volumes of specimens for multiple laboratory testing sites
and accurately prepares lab specimens and containers with reagents
as required for the ordered testing. LSST staff interacts with the
patient, family, physicians, allied health staff, and visitors as a
representative of the laboratory team. LSST staff use critical
thinking skills to troubleshoot issues and prioritize workload in
response to the specific needs of numerous requests. They ensure
all services are carried out according to established directions
and guidelines. They use various computer information systems on a
daily basis and participate in quality control programs. They will
assist with training and educating new employees and students.
High school diploma or GED required. Two year degree preferred.
One year in a patient care setting performing venous access and
specimen processing or National Certification in Phlebotomy or
phlebotomy program with a clinical rotation required. Certification
as a Medical Assistant considered.
Successful candidates must be adaptable, well organized, work
independently as well as with a team, and have good interpersonal
skills when working with physicians, co-workers, and patients.
Demonstrated ability to accurately read specimen labels and follow
standard operating procedures with meticulous attention to detail.
Capable of doing general troubleshooting and problem solving
regarding laboratory procedures. Physical ability required for
lifting and long periods of standing. Good hearing and verbal
communication skills needed. Must be able to distinguish colors.
Must exercise caution to avoid potential exposure to hazards. Works
flexible hours to meet workload demands and accommodates schedule
License or certification
National Certification in Phlebotomy
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with
internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate
is $16.29 per hour.
Hours / Pay period
7:00am- 1:00pm M-F
Occasional coverage of closing shift required. (8:30am-5:30pm)
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.
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