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Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Phlebotomist.
In this role, the successful candidate collects blood as assigned. Processes specimens for subsequent testing by technical staff. Performs general clerical and other related duties as required.
Trained to recognize potential hazards in the workplace and proper procedures for handling hazardous substances. Those working in the Histology Department are trained in additional procedures for disposal of hazardous waste.
Collect blood by venipuncture or finger puncture on patients as assigned.
Completes tasks within appropriate time frame and in order of priority.
Accepts direction and changes in assignment willingly.
Perform general clerical duties as required.
Processes specimens (centrifuging, separating, numbering, labelling, organizing, etc.) for subsequent testing by the technical staff.
Transports inter and intradepartmental laboratory reports.
Occasionally escorts patients to other areas of the Medical Center.
Forwards reports to physicians.
Maintains ledgers and required statistics.
Registers out-patients and processes manual or computer generated requests forms.
Instructs out-patients on protocol for various laboratory tests.
Schedules laboratory appointments for out-patients.
Log-in all requests and distributes specimens to appropriate sections.
Accepts and clocks-in all specimens as required.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a High School Graduate or G.E.D Completion of approved phlebotomy program with documentation of training or 200 hours of phlebotomy training required.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online. If you wish to view NYU Langone Hospital- Brooklyn's EEO policies, please click here. Please click here to view the Federal 'EEO is the law' poster or visit https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm for more information. To view the Pay Transparency Notice, please click here.