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Minnesota Visiting Nurse Agency Phlebotomy EKG Technician in Minneapolis, Minnesota

SUMMARY: _ _ We are currently seeking aPhlebotomy EKG Technicianto join our Laboratory Specimen Collection team. This part time role will work evenings (start times fall between 1 PM and 2 PM), including rotating weekends and holidays. _ _ Under general supervision, performs work which involves collecting laboratory specimens and/or performing EKG testing on inpatients. Enter data into the electronic health record (EHR) and/or the laboratory information system (LIS). Interacts and communicates with patients, their families, and members of the healthcare team by using various communication tools in a timely and professional manner

RESPONSIBILITIES: _ _ General duties * Correctly prioritizes work based on order parameters and responds to critical needs. Assists co-workers in completion of work * Perform standard procedures for identifying patients * Document specimen collections and testing according to standard procedure in the electronic health record (EHR) and the laboratory information system (LIS). Communicate any problems or issues with the patient care team * Clean equipment between patient contact * Troubleshoots equipment in event of malfunction. Alerts Bio-Electronics and/or IT helpdesk if needed Phlebotomy specific tasks * Perform blood drawing procedures including venipuncture and capillary collection, standard labeling, and transporting specimens according to specimen requirements and standard protocol EKG specific tasks * Performs electrocardiogram procedure and transfers data to EHR. * Operates and performs routine maintenance on EKG cart according to procedure * Follows critical value provider protocol notification and documentation

Minimum Education/ Work Experience: * High school diploma or GED AND * Completion of a recognized training program for phlebotomy OR * One year of phlebotomy experience Preferred Qualifications: * Certified or certification eligible with a Nationally accredited phlebotomy certification organization * One year of experience in a hospital inpatient setting * Completion of a recognized phlebotomy training program with inpatient hospital internship

Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities: * Customer Services skills * Inpatient Phlebotomy skills

Title: Phlebotomy EKG Technician

Location: MN-Minneapolis-Downtown Campus

Requisition ID: 202008

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