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MD Anderson Cancer Center Phlebotomist - Sugar Land in Sugar Land, Texas

The primary purpose of the Phlebotomist position is to collect blood samples, perform bedside lab testing and

process body fluids.

Performs phlebotomy procedures in a competent manner.

Demonstrates competency via direct observation and assessment for the following phlebotomy

procedures:

o Venipuncture

o Central Venous Catheter Blood Collection

o Arterial Puncture

o Blood Culture Collection for Bottles or Isolator Tubes

o Bleeding Time

o Isolation Room Procedures

o POC Glucose Monitoring

o Age Specific Skills

"- Completes assignment without undue reliance on others.

"- Achieves productivity standard of the section.

  • Assists with problem solving.

"- Attends continuing educational programs.

"- Assists with the training of new hires and students.

  1. Adheres to applicable policies, procedures, and protocols.

"- Performs all phlebotomy procedures in accordance with the section's procedure manual."h Accurately identifies patient and collects the correct specimens.

"- Maintains specimen integrity by collecting and transporting specimens in a timely manner.

"- Accurately performs assignments in registration and accessioning.

"- Performs and documents quality control/quality assurance.

"- Accurately performs tests and documents results assuring comments are added as appropriate.

  • Completes records (electronic and paper) and files as appropriate.

  • Assists co-workers as required.

  1. Complies with all safety policies.

"- Assists in ensuring a safe environment for patients, co-workers, and visitors.

"- Utilizes all equipment and supplies in a manner that ensures safety to patients, co-workers and self.

"- Wears protective attire and personal protective equipment in accordance with regulatory, institutional,

and divisional requirements.

"- Participates in all required safety training.

High school diploma or equivalent. Preferred education: Associate's degree from a Medical Laboratory Technician Program or completion of a specialized phlebotomy training program. Completion of a MD Anderson phlebotomy internship or six months of phlebotomy experience in a clinical laboratory. With preferred education, only three months of phlebotomy experience in a clinical laboratory required. It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 143322

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for overtime, and is subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

  • Work Week: Days

  • Fund Type: Hard

  • Pivotal Position: No

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 28,800

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 36,000

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 43,200

  • Science Jobs: No

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