Quest Diagnostics Inc Phlebotomist II - Wheat Ridge, CO in Wheat Ridge, Colorado

Phlebotomist II - Wheat Ridge, COSchedule: Monday through Friday, 7:30 am - 2:30 pm (30 min.lunch), with rotating Saturdays.Job SummaryThe Patient Services Representative II (PSR II) represents the face of ourcompany to patients who come to Quest Diagnostics, both as part of theirhealth routine or for insights into life-defining health decisions. The PSR IIdraws quality blood samples from patients and prepares those specimens for labtesting while following established practices and procedures. The PSR II hasdirect contact with patients and creates an atmosphere of trust and confidencewhile explaining procedures to patients and drawing blood specimens in askillful, safe and accurate manner. The PSR II will demonstrate QuestLeadership Behaviors while focusing on process excellence skills andsensitivity to confidentiality and accuracy to patient information. Successfulapplicants may be assigned to a doctor's office, a patient servicecenter, in a house call environment, long term care or as business needsdictatJob Accountabilities (Responsibilities)1.Collect specimens according to established procedures. This includes, butnot limited to: drug screens, biometric screening and insurance exams.2.Administer oral solutions according to established training.3.Research test/client information and confirm and verify all written andelectronic orders by utilizing lab technology systems or directory ofservices.4.Responsible for completing all data entry requirements accurately includingdata entry of patient registration; entry of test order from requisition orpulling order from database; managing Standing Orders.5.Enter billing information and collect payments when required, includingthe safeguarding of assets and credit card information.6.Data entry and processing specimens including: labeling, centrifuging,splitting, and freezing specimens as required by test order.7.Perform departmental-related clerical duties when assigned such as dataentry, inventory, stock supplies, and answer phones when needed.8.Read, understand and comply with departmental policies, protocols andprocedures: (i.e. Procedure Manuals, Safety Manual, ComplianceManual, Automobile Policies and Procedures, Employee Handbook, QualityAssurance Manual); and ensure that all staff members follow instructions.9.Perform verification of patient demographic info / initials includingpatient signature post-venipuncture to verify tubes were labeled in theirpresence and that the name on the label is correct.10.Assist with compilation and submission of monthly statistics and data.11.Maintain all appropriate phlebotomy logs in a timely manner and based onfrequency, such as maintenance logs and temperature logs.12.Complete training courses and keep up-to-date with the latest phlebotomytechniques.13.Travel to Territory Manager meeting if held off-site or off normal shift.14.Participate on special projects and teams.15.Stay-up-to date on company communications and assist with the distributionof technical information to the work group.16.Perform Point of Care (POC) testing at those sites where needed and thecomplete training/competency evaluations per Standing Operating Procedure(SOP)17.With appropriate training, act as mentor and resource for newemployees, assisting with transition into the PSC work environment and thefamiliarity with established procedures.18.Assist with periodic inventory counts, report shortages and problems togroup leader or supervisor as they occur.19.Assist with the preparation of schedules for the assigned work group orPSC's.20.Communicate professionally with clients to resolve or refer, and documentproblems, prepare problem documentation and report critical issues as theyoccur.21.Ensure staff is following all safety precautions by wearing a clean,button lab coat, gloves and face shield when required.22.Assist supervisors with the implementation of SOPs for phlebotomy servicesin accordance with Quest Diagnostics guidelines.All requirements are subject to possible