Phlebotomist - Inpatient - FT

at Amergis in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

The Phlebotomist draws blood from patients or donors of allages in hospitals, clinics, blood banks, or similar facilities for analysis orother medical purposes.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

+ Assembles equipment, such as tourniquets, needles, anddisposable containers for sharps, blood collection devices, gauze, cotton, andalcohol on work tray, according to requirements for specified tests orprocedures

+ Verifies identity of patient or donor

+ Converses with patient or donor and explains procedure

+ Applies tourniquet to arm, locates accessible vein, swabspuncture area with antiseptic, and inserts needle into vein to draw blood intocollection tube or bag

+ Knowledgeable in selection of appropriate collectiondevices, tubes and gauges

+ Withdraws needle, applies treatment to puncture site, andlabels and stores blood container for subsequent processing

+ Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

+ High School diploma or its equivalent

+ Successful completion of Phlebotomist training withsubsequent certification (if applicable) as a Phlebotomist

+ Minimum of one year relevant experience preferred

+ Complies with all relevant professional standards ofpractice

+ Participation and completion of Amergis’ Competency programwhen applicable

+ Current CPR if applicable

+ TB Questionnaire, PPD or chest x-ray if applicable

+ Current Health certificate (per contract or stateregulation)

+ Must meet all federal, state and local requirements

+ Successful completion of new hire training as applicable tojob site

+ Understand patient confidentiality and HIPAArequirements

+ Ability to effectively elicit/provide information to andfrom appropriate individuals (including, but not limited to, supervisors,co-workers, clients) via strong communication skills; proficiency in theEnglish language is required

+ Computer proficiency required

+ Must be at least 18 years of age


At Amergis, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:

+ Competitive pay & weekly paychecks

+ Health, dental, vision, and life insurance

+ 401(k) savings plan

+ Awards and recognition programs

*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status. About Amergis

Amergis, formerly known as Maxim Healthcare Staffing, has served our clients and communities by connecting people to the work that matters since 1988. We provide meaningful opportunities to our extensive network of healthcare and school-based professionals, ready to work in any hospital, government facility, or school. Through partnership and innovation, Amergis creates unmatched staffing experiences to deliver the best workforce solutions.

Amergis is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Job Posting: JC260644012

Posted On: Jun 01, 2024

Updated On: Jun 20, 2024

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