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AdventHealth Phelbotomist II Cert PRN Days in Calhoun, Georgia


Phlebotomist, Certified PRN – AdventHealth Gordon

Location Address: 1035 Red Bud Rd Calhoun, GA 30701

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Gordon:

Located in the foothills of North Georgia Mountains

Co-workers that feel like family

Faith based organization

Employee Referral Program

Educational Reimbursement Plans

What You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Build collaborative professional relationships to create quality healthcare

  • Work independently in a professional team-oriented environment.

  • Possess office skills such as but not limited to answering the phone, transferring calls, faxing, printing, filing, cleaning and organizing.

  • Ability to multi-task.

  • Accountability to learn and implement processes that improves laboratory standards.

  • Has written and oral communication skills adequate to comprehend technical material and communicate with medical professionals including but not limited to nurses, physicians, and reference laboratories.

  • Ability to communicate with patients of all ages from neonatal to geriatric. Use appropriate equipment for specimen collections.

  • Ability to emotionally and physically handle high volumes of stress and workload.

  • Use universal precautions and PPE deemed appropriate at all times when performing laboratory procedures.

  • Ability to locate an appropriate venipuncture site and obtain blood on > 95% of patients with 1 venipuncture

  • Ability to obtain blood from antecubital sites as well a finger sticks, heel sticks, and the ability to stick in the arms, hands, legs and feet as medically necessary for testing.

  • Ability to understand and collects specimens other than blood such as but not limited to cultures, urine, nasal swabs and throat swabs.

  • Ability to draw > 95% of patients within 5-10 minutes.

  • Ability to correctly identify a patient, collect and label specimens at the bedside or patient area according to JCAHO guidelines.

  • Ability to communicate with technical staff to verify testing required by physicians.

  • Ability to understand hospital information systems (HIS) and laboratory information systems (LIS) and utilize the systems to process samples for in house testing and reference laboratory testing.

  • Ability to troubleshoot any test in question with an appropriate outcome and documentation.

  • Utilize LIS reports and maintenance function to ensure patient testing is ordered, performed and resulted within a timely manner.

  • Utilize the LIS for documentation and reporting of results.

  • Ability to utilize the internet and intranet to obtain information such as specimen collection requirements for samples being sent to a reference lab.

  • Ability to order supplies within the set guidelines to manage inventory and supplies used within the phlebotomy department.

  • Mentor and train new employees.

  • Required to learn registration, including the entering of patient demographics, insurance information and ordering of tests.

  • Understand laboratory protocol and route sample efficiently to the appropriate department.


What You Will Need:

  • Computers, telephone, fax, copier, printers, chemistry, hematology, coagulation, urinalysis, blood bank and microbiology analyzers, glucometers, incubators, environmental hood, monitored refrigerators and freezers, centrifuges, phlebotomy chairs and supplies.

  • Excellent verbal, written and clerical skills


  • High School graduate or equivalent

  • Certification in phlebotomy or national certification from a nationally recognized agency such as ASCP, NCA…etc

  • Excellent verbal, written and clerical skills


  • See Education and Experienced Required

  • Two years of experience as a phlebotomist; drawing neonates, pediatrics, adults, and geriatrics.

  • Two years of experience in medical terminology and understanding of laboratory protocol and procedures.


  • Certification in phlebotomy or national certification from a nationally recognized agency such as ASCP, NCA…etc

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Laboratory

Organization: AdventHealth Gordon

Schedule: Per Diem

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Gordon

Req ID: 21030219

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.