Phlebotomist, Mount Sinai Queens-MSQ

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

 


 
Ro & Responsibilities:
 

Responsible for performing venipuncture on patients in assigned areas within the Medical Center, and prepares these specimens for delivery to indicated laboratories.

Duties and Responsibilities:
1. 1. Performs phlebotomy on patients for required tests.
2. 2. Carefully follows accession orders, selecting peripheral vein, cleaning site and applying tourniquet.
3. 3. Draws correct number and types to tubes on properly identified patients.
4. 4. Ascertains tubes contain sufficient blood and are appropriately labeled.
5. 5. Bands tubes according to labs as per established protocols and places tubes in carriers.
6. 6. Prepares donor assessments, checks vital signs, medical history and accurately documents the results for all potential donors as per established protocols.
7. 7. Communicates any problems or issues and alerts management accordingly.
8. 8. Keeps work area in a clean and orderly condition. Safely disposes of contaminated equipment and maintains a safe working environment.

 

Requirements: 


Education:

 

High School Diploma/GED


Certification in phlebotomy or medical assistance

Experience:
N/Ales

 
Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.
 
We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care. 

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Who We Are

Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
 
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
 
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude, or treat people differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. 

EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans

 

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