Laboratory Assistant II - Outpatient Area Full Time Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 6/29/2019

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    1 - Day
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    1-Shared Services
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    AdventHealth Zephyrhills and Dade City

Job Description

Laboratory Assistant II FullTime Days AdventHealth Zephyrhills

Location Address: 7050 Gall Blvd, Zephyrhills, FL 33541

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Zephyrhills
  • Zephyrhills/Dade City Named One of America’s Best Hospitals for Heart Care, Orthopedics, Stroke Centers and Patient Safety three years in a row “2017-2019” by the Women’s Choice Award
  • Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A Spring/Fall 2018
  • One of only 35 Hospitals Nationally Named as a Top General Hospital by The Leapfrog Group
  • Four Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2019 by Health grades
  • First in Florida to earn Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee by The Joint Commission
Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Consistently draws blood competently and expediently with as little patient discomfort as possible.
  • Selects the appropriate venipuncture technique based upon the age and condition of the patient
  • Respects patient privacy by knocking before entering the room. 
  • Is considerate of patient’s need for rest.  Adheres to “quiet time.”  Advises patient before turning on overhead lighting when performing phlebotomy at night.
  • Correctly identifies the patient, without exception, using 2 patient identifiers.
  • Follows PPID procedures.


What You Will Need:
High school graduate or equivalent.
BLS from America Heart Association 

Job Summary:

Laboratory Assistant is responsible to perform venipunctures and skin punctures competently and expediently. Has thorough knowledge of test requirements, assists in Clinical Laboratory as needed. Responsibilities, include but are not limited, to collect blood specimens, urine specimens, processing specimens correctly, collect blood cultures with minimum contamination, filling paperwork, login specimens, registering out-patients, be able to cover different areas where phlebotomy is perform in the hospital.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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