Laboratory Corporation of America Phlebotomist - Houston, TX - SW Houston area in Houston, Texas
You love to interact with patients and play a role in their overall healthcare experience. As our PST Specialist, you'll be able to do just that. Our technology is second to none in the industry, and you'll work with new electronic reporting and accuracy tools, allowing you to focus on your patients and increase your success rates. Along with patient collection and obtaining specimens for processing, you'll pack and ship specimens as well as prepare samples. Your daily interaction with patients and sense of ownership, will be essential to our success.
High school diploma or equivalent, as well as Phlebotomy certification (where required) from an accredited agency
Completion of an approved phlebotomy training course (or equivalent)
Valid driver's license with clean driving record
Minimum of 2 years of experience as a patient service technician/phlebotomist preferred
Proficiency in the following: blood collection by venipuncture and capillary technique from patients of all age groups , urine drug screen collections, paternity collections, breath/saliva alcohol testing, LCM/Cyber Tools, TestCup, pediatric blood collections, and difficult draws(patients in long-term care facilities, drug rehabilitation facilities, prisons, psychiatric facilities, or similar facilities)
Ability to pass a color blind test
Experience in collecting cash/credit preferred
Bilingual in Spanish highly preferred
Must have pediatric experience
Experience in processing preferred
Monday through Friday 1:00pm to 10:00pm, with rotating Saturdays.
As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.