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Allina Health Phlebotomist in Woodbury, Minnesota

Phlebotomist

Requisition #

69302BR

Physical Location

Woodbury, Minnesota

Posted Date

05-Nov-2020

Dept. Name

Ambulatory Lab-EastCentral Hub

Hours Per Week

40

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Allina Health Laboratory provides a full menu of essential and specialized laboratory services to customers in Minnesota and western Wisconsin. We provide reference laboratory services to four major metropolitan hospitals, 13 regional hospitals, including Abbott Northwestern – WestHealth (Plymouth), 59+ Allina Health clinics, 40+ hospital-based clinics and outpatient surgery centers. As a local, accessible resource, we provide clinical and anatomic pathology services that support customers diagnostic needs.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 69302

  • Collect and obtain satisfactory specimen samples

  • Correct processing of specimens in a timely manner

  • Prepare and maintain supplies to efficiently collect specimens

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Education

  • High School diploma

  • Specific training in phlebotomy, including internship

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • Minimum of one year of phlebotomy experience preferred

Skills

  • Ability to:

  • Utilize communication and customer service skills in order to positively impact the experience of care for our patients, external customers and internal service partners

  • Collect routine specimens using knowledge of laboratory techniques

  • Label all specimens accurately

  • Communicate with internal and external customers using knowledge of medical terminology

  • Read and understand oral and written instructions and to follow established written protocols and procedures

  • Work independently and function effectively in a team setting

  • Bend, stoop and stand frequently

  • Demonstrate computer skills to navigate within an EMS and laboratory information system

Licensure/Certification

  • Phlebotomy certification; or

  • Medical Assistant who becomes certified within 6 months of hire; or

  • Phlebotomy experience with 3 or more years of service; and

  • BLS certification within 6 months of hire

Work Schedule

8 hr day shifts. Predominantly 8-4:30, with variable start times from 7:15-9:00.

Home clinic will be Allina Health Woodbury Clinic with the potential to float to other sites in the Hub/Region

Location/Community Information

A growing suburb in the Twin Cities metropolitan area, Woodbury is located just 15 minutes southeast of St. Paul, the state's capital. The city is in close proximity to one of Minnesota's largest employers, 3M, and to the St. Croix River Valley, providing a beautiful natural setting and year-round recreational opportunities. Woodbury is known for its attractive residential neighborhoods, which are connected by more than 100 miles of multi-use trails and surrounded by 3,000 acres of dedicated park land. In addition, eight small lakes, most with public parks and pathways, dot the city. Residents have a wide choice of housing, ranging from apartments and townhomes to beautiful large-lot estates. Within its' 36 square miles are several shopping centers and a variety of amenities in the community making Woodbury the retail shopping hub of the east metro area. Woodbury also operates the Bielenberg Sports Center, which houses two indoor ice arenas and a field house with walking/running track. The outdoor complex includes athletic fields, picnic facilities, and play equipment. Public and private education options are also available along with easy access to many prestigious higher education institutions throughout the Twin Cities.

Woodbury:

  • Located 15 miles East of St. Paul

  • Population = 58,000

  • Service Area = 420,400

Community Resource Links:

Community InformationSchool Digger

Explore MinnesotaMN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune

Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.

Requisition #

69302BR

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