Phlebotomist/Lab Assistant

Knightingale Health Services, LLC

Contract
California
Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Description

Knightingale Health Services, LLC is a fresh, dedicated healthcare staffing company that specializes in temp-to-hire, locums, and direct hire opportunities for local, state and federal hospitals, nationwide. We strive to hire the best possible healthcare professionals for our Clients while building long-lasting relationships with our candidates! We are currently seeking a qualified and experienced Phlebotomist to work in a lab of a correctional institution in Herlong, CA!

Hours:

  • Work hours will normally be Monday-Thursday
  • Eight 1 hour sessions per day, three days per week
  • Six 1 hour sessions per day, one day per week
  • Work hours will normally be 7AM-3PM M-W and 7AM-1PM Thursdays
  • Shall not normally exceed 30 hours per week

Length of contract:

1 year

COMPETITIVE COMPENSATION

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must possess active Medical Assistant, Lab Assistant, EMT, or Phlebotomist certification to practice in the State of California
  • Must be CPR-certified through AHA or American Red Cross
  • Must provide proof of experience of specimen collection, packaging and shipment to referral laboratories with knowledge of maintaining appropriate records
  • Must have experience working in a correctional setting
  • Must provide three letters of reference

EDUCATION:

  • Valid certification to practice in the State of CA as a Medical Assistant, Lab Assistant, EMT, or Phlebotomist
  • CPR Certification

*Candidates must provide a copy of all diplomas and/or certifications to support stated qualification

CERTIFICATES/LICENSURE:

  • Must have an active and unrestricted Medical Assistant, Lab Assistant, EMT, or Phlebotomist license/certification to work in the State of CA

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following; other duties may be assigned:

  • Assist the Physician, Physician Assistant, and/or Nurse/ Paramedic with patient flow in a clinic setting by measuring the patient’s vital signs and weight, assisting with EKGs, and scanning laboratory results in the Bureau Electronic Medical Record (BEMR)
  • Organize, schedule, and perform laboratory studies, basic blood draws, specimen collection and process within the Health Service Unit or open, semi-open and locked units, to include A&O in-processing, DNA per procedure, vaccine programs and PPD updates
  • Keep the work area neatly organized
  • Spin down blood, prepare and ensure specimens are packed and transported according to the contract or BOP Reference Lab and document per Health Services Unit Laboratory Procedures. Ensure that lab requests are completed properly and all reports are returned from the contract lab, provider notified, log results in as received, follow up appropriately, and file results in lab and the Bureau Electronic Medical Record (BEMR)
  • Maintain the needle/syringe, security, accountability, and inventory
  • Acquire and maintain knowledge of the Health Services Manual and Unit Procedures necessary to accomplish the mission described herein, ensuring that the Laboratory Procedure Manual is updated accordingly
  • Assist the Health Service Administrator (HSA) or his/her designee in the coordination of BOP and Contract Reference Lab contact, CLIA re-certification, maintenance of equipment, including routine equipment checks, and notification of needed supplies
  • Assist the HSA and Clinical Director with providing input for policies that deal with the laboratory program
  • Effectively work with both staff and inmates in the performance of contract services

FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Crystal Yip (407) 530-0528

Email your updated CV/resume along with three professional references to:
crystal.yip @knightingalehealth.com

*Our team can conduct a screening on the same DAY you apply! We can send your information to the facility for approval and receive a response within 24-72 hours, allowing the facility to conduct an official interview. We accept/reward referrals. You can check our website for more details: www.knightingalehealth.com

Competitive compensation: depending on experience

Length of contract: 52 weeks

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

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Job CategoryPhlebotomist

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