Berkshire Health Systems Phlebotomist/Registrar in Pittsfield, Massachusetts
Req # 24764 Full Time, Shift 1, 40, 6:30am-3:00pm 8:30am-5:00pm Monday - Friday, Rotating Holidays, Rotating Weekends, Variable Days DEFINITION/PRIMARY FUNCTION Being knowledgeable and proficient for performing venipunctures and related procedures. Responsible for accurately identifying patients, test orders, and test requirements. Recognize how the position and duties are related to the overall function of the laboratory and patient satisfaction. Responsible for coordinating and processing all specimens. Responsibilities include accurate patient and specimen identity, accurate ordering of tests, accurate labeling of tubes and specimens. POSITION QUALIFICATIONS (Minimum qualifications are required unless stated otherwise.) A. Experience: - One year of experience as a phlebotomist. - One year of experience in a hospital environment is preferred. B. Education and Training: - Phlebotomy trained. C. License, Certification & Registration: - N/A D. Other Requirements: - Proven typing ability (40 wpm) and computer skills. - Demonstrated strong verbal and written communication skills. - Ideal candidate will demonstrate and maintain a high level of flexibility. Proven ability to interact appropriately with the community, hospital staff and physicians and maintain high level of confidentiality. - Must possess and demonstrate strong organizational skills. - Ability to speak the English language in a clearly understandable manner. - Collect specimens from patients of all ages. - Ability to troubleshoot/maintain proper operation of business equipment preferred. - Teach students phlebotomy skills. - A valid Mass driver?s license is preferred.