Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center & Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Phlebotomist/Specimen Processing Technician I

Phlebotomist/Specimen Processing Technician I

Job ID 
9128
Type 
Regular Per-Diem
Company 
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Location 
US-WA-Seattle

More information about this job

Overview

  • Promotes and maintain effective and professional communication with patients, clients, co-workers and SCCA colleagues
  • Works efficiently to minimize patient wait times
  • Performs specimen processing of blood specimens/venipuncture phlebotomy
  • Attendance & punctuality:  is prompt for work and seeks support and guidance if needed regarding absenteeism
  • May include Patient Service Representative duties

 

Responsibilities

  • Performs specimen processing of blood specimens / performs venipuncture phlebotomy on patients, donors, research participants and employees where required
  • Processes specimens including centrifugation, aliquoting, and dispensing specimens to proper lab processing and sendout sites
  • Transfusion Support Service, order, receives, and properly stores blood components for transfusion
  • Bone marrow tech assistance program/duties include proficient smear prep, specimen prep, assistance to clinician and required paperwork and LIS order entry
  • Participates in Quality Improvement/Quality Assurance programs
  • Records variances of standard policies and procedures in Patient Safety Net accurately and where required
  • Responsible for receiving patients at the Alliance Laboratory for blood draw appointments and scheduling walk-in appointments

 

Qualifications

Required:

High school diploma or the equivalent.

Preferred: 

Completion of phlebotomy training course

Washington state MA/Phlebotomist certification