Life Line Screening Phlebotomist in Overland Park, Kansas
Life Line Screening is the nation's leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings. Along with a medical team of trained professionals, you will contribute to helping over 700,000 adults each year gain useful insight into their health by administering medical appropriate health screenings and tests. These services are designed to help provide people become aware of their health risk factors for chronic vascular diseases, stroke, and other diseases early so they can take proactive steps towards maintaining or improving their health through lifestyle changes or under continued care with their doctor.
We are excited to now be hiring Certified Phlebotomists for a unique opportunity within our Clinical Trial Division. Our Phlebotomists will join our Life Line Screening team as they provide preventative health screening services at various locations within a 150 mile radius of your major metro area. Schedules run Monday ? Friday and up to every other Saturday. Shifts will vary based on commute times, which range from 20 minutes up to 3 hour one-way. Schedules are made 90 days in advance. No on-call, No 2nd or 3rd shifts, No Sundays, No major holidays.
If you're passionate about helping others and are excited about seeing new faces and different places every day, we'd love to talk to you!
What you?ll do:
Review patient records for accuracy and completeness
Label and ensure all samples are accurately identified
Set up and prepare all equipment and supplies for venipuncture procedure
Venipuncture and finger-sticks
Centrifuge blood sample as outlined in clinical protocol provided
Monitor patients for reactions as well as ensure the quality of the sample
Ensure patient confidentiality and comfortability while meeting customer service expectations throughout entire process
Oversee and ensure proper sanitation and cleaning of equipment and work areas between patients
Utilize personal protective equipment correctly to ensure the safety of coworkers and patients
Correctly label transfer tubes and following exact directions for handling and storing specimens for transport
Properly package and ship specimens to central lab on a daily basis
Cross train and occasionally work on Medical Assistant Stations including: ABI, EKG, and bone density testing.
What you'll need:
Precision phlebotomy skills with a minimum of 3 years? experience with adult venipuncture
Experienced with centrifuge and separating serum and plasma specimens into transport tubes using transfer devices
A desire to provide unparalleled customer service
Great attention to detail and organization
Willing to cross train to perform additional tasks, such as: ?Ankle Brachial Index?, ?Osteoporosis?, ?AFIB?, and other health screenings
Valid Driver's License and the ability to be insured to drive a company vehicle (paid commute in a company vehicle)
Must be able to meet required physical demands with or without reasonable accommodation.
Life Line Screening is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law. Life Line Screening will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screen.