HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Laboratory Assistant/Phlebotomist - Full Time in Las Vegas, Nevada

MountainView Hospitalis a state of the art, full service medical facility located in the heart of Northwest Las Vegas, one of the fastest growing areas in the Valley. With a dedicated and talented staff of employees and outstanding physicians, MountainView Hospital is recognized for high patient satisfaction and for providing quality and compassionate care to our community since 1996

POSITION SUMMARY (includes, but is not limited to):

Shift: Full Time Days

Under the general supervision of the Director of Laboratory Services or Laboratory Services coordinator/ General Supervisor Medical Technologist on duty, the Phlebotomist is responsible for the skillful collection of blood samples, blood culture samples and other body fluid samples from inpatient and outpatient populations ranging in age from neonatal through geriatric.

The Phlebotomist may also be responsible for the performance of EKG studies (after appropriate training). The Phlebotomist must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide sample collection service appropriate to the patients served in the department. In addition they will coordinate all sample requirements, processing and resulting for all reference laboratory services They must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess phlebotomy needs and techniques required for the patient’s status and age specific needs.

The Phlebotomist will also perform sample processing functions and laboratory clerical duties including answering telephone inquiries from clients. The Phlebotomist must adhere to established policies and procedures in the performance of assigned duties.

EDUCATION: * High school graduate or GED * Formal training as a Medical Assistant or graduate of an accredited Phlebotmomy training program is preferred * Medical terminology, computer knowledge preferred * CPR certification preferred LICENSE: * Licensed by State of Nevada as a Laboratory Assistant (or within 6 months of hire date as per Nevada regulations) EXPERIENCE: * 6 months work experience in a clinical laboratory is preferred. May consider recent graduate of an accredited phlebotomy training program

Job: *Laboratory

Title: Laboratory Assistant/Phlebotomist - Full Time

Location: Nevada-Las Vegas-MountainView Hospital

Requisition ID: 02270-9381