Job ID: 948577
Facility: Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital
Location: Ahoskie, NC
Date Posted: Feb 10, 2021
About Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital
Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital is a 114-bed, not-for-profit hospital located in Ahoskie, NC. The 15-bed ER serves approximately 21,000 patients per year from the local community and surrounding towns. This modern facility provides a wide range of health services to its 39,000 residents in the four-county area.
Ahoskie, NC is ideally located an hour from the Norfolk/Virginia Beach area and two hours from Raleigh, Richmond, Williamsburg, and the beautiful Outer Banks of NC. Ahoskie offers a moderate cost of living, a strong sense of community, and a temperate climate and location to support a variety of year round outdoor activities, such as boating, kayaking, hunting, fishing, hiking, and golf.
The Phlebotomists provides safe, expedient, cost-effective Blood collection services. A Phlebotomist evaluates, best site collections from patients of all ages in a wide variety of clinical settings.
Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide service appropriate to the age of the patient/client.
Prioritize the ordered laboratory tests by assessing which tests are more critical and collecting them accordingly based on the age and difficulty of being able to obtain a sample from the patient.
Assess patients current medical status to evaluate changes that require immediate medical intervention. Knows whom to call and what information to give and Initiates proper Code Blue when indicated
Participates in life-support activities as required, responds to Trauma, High Risk Deliveries, ERT and Code Blue emergencies throughout the hospital
Demonstrates appropriate aseptic technique for specimen integrity, and safety for patient, self and others during collection.
Charge for collection of serum on all hospital collected outpatients while maintaining minimum operating expense by proper selection of collection of materials.
ASCP or ASPT certified phlebotomist (PBT) are preferred.
This is an as needed position.
Must be able to work all shifts including weekends and holidays.
It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.
Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.
We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.