Allied Health Careers at Lifespan

Phlebotomist Job

Job Number: NH18976

Job Title: Phlebotomist Per Diem

Department: Phlebotomy Program - 1302968

Facility: Newport Hospital

Location: Newport, RI


Perform a wide variety of patient reception, clerical and computer services and specimen collection procedures including venipuncture on infants, children, adolescents, adults and geriatric patients. Perform a variety of other preparatory functions to assist the professional laboratory staff. As an employee without clinical privileges the scope of practice may involve the oral administration of various reagents as part of the process in disease diagnosis.

The Phlebotomist is expected to embrace Lifespan’s mission of “Delivering health with care” and successfully role model Lifespan’s values of Compassion, Accountability, Respect, and Excellence as these guide our everyday actions with patients, customers and one another.


Qualifications:
High school graduate or equivalent, knowledge of general clerical skills, ability to type and computer date entry skills. General knowledge of a variety of laboratory test and procedures for obtaining and handling laboratory specimens. Phlebotomy certification or previous phlebotomy training required.