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Phlebotomist - Anadarko

Company:
University of Oklahoma
Job Location:
Category:
Health and Medical Services
Type:
Full-Time
* Job Number:
240708

Organization: Ctr American Indian Health Rsr

Job Location: Oklahoma

Schedule:

Work Schedule: Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Work Type: Onsite

Salary Range: Target salary of $38,100.00 annually based on experience.

Benefits Provided: Yes

Required Attachments: Resume, Cover Letter

Job Description

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The Center for American Indian Health Research, Hudson College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center is looking to hire a hlebotomist to work on a research study involving Native American people. The person who will be hired for this position will recruit study participants, perform venipuncture and medical testing on study participants, collect specimens, and transport blood specimens.

Duties:

  • Performs venipuncture and medical testing on patients, collects specimens, and transports blood specimens.
  • Processes laboratory orders from providers.
  • Documents HIPAA required information and verifies patient information before collection of specimens.
  • Responsible for efficiently and accurately performing venipuncture on patients or study participants.
  • Tracks collected specimens by initialing, dating, and noting times of collection on the vials and delivers specimen samples to the laboratory for processing and testing.
  • Collects specimens from adults and children such as stool and urine.
  • Instructs patients in self-collect specimens.
  • Performs various medical tests such as urinalysis or centrifuge blood samples.
  • Prepares specimens for transport.
  • Labels all samples and storage tubes and logs all samples obtained into the database.
  • Transports specimens to laboratories and departments.
  • Maintains equipment associated with venipuncture.
  • May clean, store, and order such equipment.
  • Ensures patient privacy adhering to Health Insurance and Portability Accountability Act (HIPAA).
  • Adheres to hospital policies and procedures, Federal, State, and local regulations and standards.
  • Documents testing and results in a quality control log.
  • Performs various duties as needed to successfully fulfill the function of the position.


Job Requirements

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Required Education: High School Diploma or GED AND:

  • 6 months of experience as a phlebotomist or completion of formal phlebotomy certification training from a vocational training institute.

Skills:

  • Knowledge of infection control policies and procedures.
  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks.
  • Detail oriented.

Certifications:

  • Licensed Phlebotomist in the State of Oklahoma or completion of an accredited Phlebotomy training program.
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certification

Advertised Physical Requirements:

  • Physical: Standing for long periods of time. Manual dexterity. Speaking, listening, stooping, bending, reaching.
  • Environmental: Clinic Environment

Why You Belong at the University of Oklahoma: The University of Oklahoma fosters an inclusive culture of respect and civility, belonging, and access, which are essential to our collective pursuit of excellence and our determination to change lives. The unique talents, perspectives, and experiences of our community enrich the learning, and working environment at OU, inspiring us to harness our innovation, creativity, and collaboration for the advancement of people everywhere.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: The University of Oklahoma, in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations, does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, age, religion, disability, political beliefs, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. This includes, but is not limited to, admissions, employment, financial aid, housing, services in educational programs or activities, and health care services that the University operates or provides.



Hiring contingent upon a Background Check?: Yes

Special Indications: None

Job Posting: Jul 8, 2024

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