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Diagnostic Laboratories & Radiology Mobile Phlebotomist in Tacoma, Washington

DescriptionTASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Drives personal vehicle to client facilities, typically nursing homes, as directed by company dispatcher.Unloads phlebotomy tray and takes to patient's bedside to collect samples ordered by physician.Accurately identifies patient before collecting specimen(s).Accurately collects, labels, processes, and delivers specimens obtained from patients.Reloads equipment and all necessary specimens to vehicle for prompt delivery.Regularly communicates with dispatcher to report status and location.Strict adherence to Universal Precautions in controlling blood-borne pathogens and infectious disease exposures.Maintain required certifications, health requirements, and operational requirements.REQUIRED SKILLS:Practices excellent communication and interaction skills specific to the population served, including the pediatric and geriatric communities.Treats customers and patients with respect, dignity, and discretion; acknowledging residents' rights and patients' right to refuseMust have a current, valid State phlebotomy licenseMust have a current, valid State Driver's license; car insurance; good driving record; a possess a vehicle in good working condition suitable to meet daily driving requirementsProficient in venipuncture and skin puncture using both vacutainer and syringe techniquesKnowledge of laboratory operationsMaintains sterile, sanitary conditions to prevent contamination#DLQualificationsBehaviorsTeam Player - Works well as a member of a groupMotivationsSelf-Starter - Inspired to perform without outside helpEducationHigh School (required)Licenses & CertificationsDrivers License (required)CPT/Phleb Cert (preferred)SkillsTime Management (preferred)Communication Skills (preferred)Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with DisabilitiesThe contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)TridentUSA Health Services (including Mobilex, ADS, US Laboratories, Diagnostic Labs) is an equal opportunity employer committed to dealing with employees in a non-discriminatory manner based on job-related qualifications and abilities. TridentUSA Health will not discriminate against any applicant or employee because of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, veteran status, age, disability or any other protected status. This policy applies, but is not limited to, decisions involving recruitment, employment, promotion, demotion, transfer, training, discipline, discharge, layoff, compensation, benefits and all other conditions of employment.