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Job Title: Phlebotomist-Bellevue(OverlakeMedicalCenter)
Company Name: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Location: Bellevue, WA US
Position Type: Full Time
Post Date: 06/07/2022
Expire Date: 07/07/2022
Job Categories: Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Other, Healthcare, Practitioner and Technician, Research & Development, Medical, Nonprofit and Volunteer Services
Job Description
Phlebotomist-Bellevue(OverlakeMedicalCenter)



Overview






Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center is an independent, nonprofit, unified adult cancer care and research center that is clinically integrated with UW Medicine, a world leader in clinical care, research and learning. The first National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center in the Pacific Northwest, Fred Hutch’s global leadership in bone marrow transplantation, HIV/AIDS prevention, immunotherapy, and COVID-19 vaccines has confirmed our reputation as one of the world’s leading cancer, infectious disease and biomedical research centers. Based in Seattle, Fred Hutch operates eight clinical care sites that provide medical oncology, infusion, radiation, proton therapy, and related services, and network affiliations with hospitals in five states. Together, our fully integrated research and clinical care teams seek to discover new cures to the world’s deadliest diseases and make life beyond cancer a reality.

 

Working in a fast paced and complex healthcare environment the professional Phlebotomist II works directly with patients and colleagues to collect specimens via venipuncture and provide patient education for the self-collection of other lab orderables, namely urine and stool. The Phlebotomist II is flexible in supporting other team(s) in the department.

  • Promotes and maintain effective and professional communication with patients, clients, co-workers and SCCA colleagues
  • Works efficiently to minimize patient wait times
  • Attendance & punctuality – is prompt for work and seeks support and guidance if needed regarding absenteeism








Responsibilities






  • Perform phlebotomy on patients, donors, research participants and employees of all ages.
  • Prepare patient and collection equipment according to established specimen collection policies and procedures.
  • In collaboration with the patient, verify the patients name and DOB prior to the procedure and after labeling the collected specimens, before the patient leaves the blood draw area.
  • Instruct patients on proper collection of urine and stool specimens.
  • Develop professional working relationships with colleagues via direct and timely communication.
  • Records variances of standard policies and procedures in Patient Safety Net accurately and where required
  • Competency assessed to support the Staging Area in the Alliance Lab when required.








Qualifications






Required:

 

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Minimum 1 year working as a Phlebotomist I or successful completion of the Alliance Lab Career Ladder for Phlebotomist II
  • WA State MA/Phlebotomy Certification
  • Basic Life Support for Healthcare providers
  • Professional verbal and written communication.
  • Ability to work efficiently under pressure and adjust to changing workloads.
  • Knowledge of basic medical terminology.
  • Flexibility in meeting daily assignments based on the department's needs.
  • Ability to problem solve via available electronic resources, ie policy review

Preferred:

 

  • Previous experience working in an outpatient clinic.
  • Preferred EPIC/Cadence, answering phones/handling phone inquiries from patients and staff

SCCA has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy, and there are no exceptions for any employee who is patient-facing and/or requires access to SCCA facilities.

Exceptions exist only for employees whose positions are fully remote, with no required access to campus. As a condition of employment, newly hired employees requiring access to campus must provide proof of vaccination before their first day of employment.









Our Commitment to Diversity






We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) Employer. We are committed to cultivating a workplace in which diverse perspectives and experiences are welcomed and respected. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ancestry, national origin, sex, age, disability (physical or mental), marital or veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, political ideology, or membership in any other legally protected class. We are an Affirmative Action employer. We encourage individuals with diverse backgrounds to apply and desire priority referrals of protected veterans. If due to a disability you need assistance/and or a reasonable accommodation during the application or recruiting process, please send a request to our Employee Services Center at hrops@fredhutch.org or by calling 206-667-4700.





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Company Name: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Website:https://careers-fhcrc.icims.com/jobs/22409/job?mobile=true&in_iframe=1&in_frame=1
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