Collect blood specimens for laboratory testing from inpatients and out patients utilizing standard phlebotomy procedures (venipuncture or/and micro technique). Adhere to the laboratory's policies and standard operating procedures to ensure the quality of specimens collected,the accuracy of patient and specimen identification, and the quality of patient care/customer relations.Perform duties and responsibilities as a productive team member.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES
·Perform venipuncture and micro specimen collection procedures using proper specimen collection techniques on neonates, pediatric patients, adults, and geriatric patients.
·Uses communication and approach techniques appropriate for each age specific group.
·Seek clarification of test orders/collection requirements, as needed.
·Label blood specimen tubes immediately after procedure is completed following required labeling procedures.
·Complete all specimen collection procedures as scheduled during shift and deliver or send specimens to lab within expected time frames.
High School graduate or equivalent.
MINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCE:
•Completion of four to six weeks on the job training.
Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital is a freestanding, not-for-profit, 102-licensed bed facility onChicago’s West and Southwest Side that offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient programs foradults and children. Schwab is a proud member of Sinai Health System and the first fully licensed andaccredited rehabilitation hospital in the Midwest.Our therapists see patients through the entire continuum o...f care, from acute inpatient admissions atMount Sinai Hospital, to inpatient rehabilitation and outpatient therapy services at Schwab. We alsohave a hospital-based rehabilitation-focused short-term sub-acute unit at Schwab that provides boththerapy and nursing services with exceptional outcomes.Our rehabilitation team takes a holistic, interdisciplinary approach to address the physical, cognitiveand psychosocial needs of each patient. Each patient is assessed and provided with a personalized careplan tailored to help achieve maximal independence and function. Schwab offers seven treatmentgyms featuring private treatment rooms, a warm-water indoor therapy pool, and an award-winningtherapeutic roof top garden.