Performs venipuncture and skin puncture and initial steps of
Sorts laboratory slips to determine order in which patients will
have blood drawn and the amount to be drawn to satisfy test note on
Performs venipuncture and skin puncture to obtain blood samples
for diagnostic testing purposes.
Labels samples and transmits to Laboratory or Laboratory
Technologist as required following special instructions to include
refrigeration or centrifugion of sample. Uses robot properly.
Performs trouble shooting if robot malfunctions.
Assists Laboratory Technologist with routine tests; may include
pouring, numbering and centrifuging urine samples, culturing,
staining bacteriological specimens, etc.
Aids in instructing registered nurses and other personnel in
venipuncture, skin puncture as required.
Fills courier baskets with laboratory samples, receives and
empties courier baskets and distributes to required work areas as
required. Processes and scans all specimens for pick-up by
couriers. Centrifuges and organizes specimens for Chemistry.
Hematology and Coagulation departments.
Establishes and maintains courteous, cooperative relations with
the public, patients and other personnel.
Performs other duties as required, including receiving patients,
checking laboratory slips for completeness, giving preparation
instruction to patients, assisting physician with bone marrow
aspirations, assisting pathologists with post mortem examinations
following routine procedures as required, inventorying and ordering
supplies as needed.
Responsible for knowing the KPDS and LMS computer system for
accessioning patient orders, results, and other pertinent patient
care data. Must perform complete accessioning and delete all order
Promotes, ensures, and improves customer service to
internal/external customers by demonstrating skills which are
consistent with the organization's philosophy of providing
extraordinary customer relations and quality service.
- Six months acute care phlebotomy experience or 1 year
outpatient phlebotomy experience or as 1 year as a Medical
Assistant performing venipuncture or 1 year equivalent military
experience or completion of a 5 month student phlebotomy training
preceptor program through Kaiser Permanente
- Valid certification to work as a Phlebotomist. A valid
certification is defined as : 1) One issued under the new
California State Phlebotomy Technician I or II Certification law or
2) Certification signed by a licensed physician (or other qualified
person) issued before April 9, 2003 and must be eligible to obtain
new California State Phlebotomy Technician I or II Certification by
April 9, 2006.
- High School Diploma, GED or equivalent.
License, Certification, Registration
Primary Location: California,Fontana,Fontana Medical Center
Scheduled Weekly Hours: 20 Shift: Variable Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed,
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun Working Hours Start: 12:00 AM Working Hours End:
11:59 PM Job Schedule: Call-in/On-Call Job Type: Standard Employee
Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: B05|USW|Local
7600 Job Level: Entry Level Department: Fontana Medical Center -
New - Pathology/Lab-PermLab SysCoord - 0806 Travel: Yes, 50 % of
the Time Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer
committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation,
national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry,
disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information,
other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or
any other protected status.
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen.
Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be
considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and
state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but
not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance
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