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Phlebotomy Technician

We Are Hiring

Saint Thomas 20th Avenue Bldg, in Nashville, TN, is looking for a Phlebotomy Technician who is dedicated to transforming healthcare.  

Full Time Day Shift (11am-1930pm, M-F alternating Saturdays) / Excellent Benefits Available

Join our family of dedicated, highly valued Phlebotomy Technician at Saint Thomas 20th Avenue Bldg.  Saint Thomas 20th Avenue Bldg has steady patient flow and seeking caring associates looking for a long-term career with career advancement.

 

 

Why Join Ascension?

In Tennessee, Ascension’s Saint Thomas Health operates nine hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities covering a 68-county area and employing more than 8,000 associates.  Across the state, Saint Thomas Health provides a wide variety of inpatient and outpatient services. The clinical programs and medical facilities are continuously updated to meet both the changing needs of the community and the challenges posed by innovations in technology.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As a Phlebotomy Technician Associate with Saint Thomas Health, you will have the opportunity to collect and process blood specimens for testing.

Responsibilities:

  • Draw and collect blood samples according to policy. Verifies all related records.
  • Label, process and deliver specimens for testing according to protocol.
  • Maintain, clean, and sterilize equipment, instruments, and work area following safety, cleanliness, and infection control procedures.
  • Assist with coordinating and conducting blood drives, including interviewing and screening donors.
  • Assist with office duties such as OP orders, answering phone, faxing, and filing.
  • Demonstrates a basic knowledge of laboratory tests in order to convey accurate information about results and test inquiries to customers.
  • Receive specimens and ascertains if specimen meets label and container requirements.
  • Assess specimen suitability for tests that are ordered per feedback from technologists and Team Leaders.
  • Assess the tests that are ordered on each specimen and makes appropriate decision on processing needs according to priority.
  • Perform centrifugation of specimens under proper conditions for different types of specimens without exception. Aliquots specimens properly for delivery to different sections of the laboratory or dispatching to reference laboratories.
  • Documents, completes requisitions accurately and dispatches specimens to reference labs.
  • Maintains stock of processing supplies, according to established guidelines.
  • Determines acceptability of insurance plans prior to order entry and refers as appropriate.

What You Will Need

Education:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required

 

If you’re looking for a career where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every day and pursue your goals for the future, join our team.

Need more information?  Connect with me Jonois.Fox@ascension.org

Equal Employment Opportunity

Saint Thomas Health Services complies with all applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring or employment practices on the basis of citizenship, race, color, religion, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or veteran status.

No question or item on this application for employment is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination.  Information obtained through this application will be used solely to determine qualifications and suitability for employment. This application will be valid for a period of 90 days from date of completion. 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

Saint Thomas Health participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Job ID: 351629
Category: Laboratory
Facility: TNNAS Lab Plus LLC
Ministry: Saint Thomas Health, TN
Location: Nashville, TN

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