• Full Time
  • Iraq
  • TBD USD / Year

  • Job applications may no longer being accepted for this opportunity.


Phlebotomist Job Responsibilities: Serves patients by identifying the best method for retrieving blood samples and other specimens, preparing specimens for laboratory testing, and performing screening procedures .

Job Description

Phlebotomist Responsibilities:

Identifying patients and their personal information by reviewing their identity documents.

Assessing patient needs, reviewing patient history, and determining the reason(s) for drawing blood.

Selecting gauge needles and preparing veins or fingers for blood drawing.

Extracting blood from patients through venipuncture or fingerstick.

Analyzing blood specimens using the correct testing equipment, when necessary.

Preparing specimens for transportation, including labeling vials accurately and matching blood specimens to patients.

Supplying diagnostic notes to physicians, other healthcare professionals, and hospitals.

Keeping and maintaining records of patient names, volume of blood drawn, and diagnostic findings.

Cleaning, maintaining, and calibrating laboratory equipment used in the drawing and testing of blood specimens.

Ordering laboratory supplies, as needed.

Phlebotomist Requirements

Diploma in phlebotomy.

Proven experience working as a phlebotomist.

Understanding of proper patient identification methods.

Knowledge of legal requirements pertaining to drawing blood, handling specimen samples, and the use of relevant medical equipment.

Experience using effective puncture techniques.

Knowledge of testing protocols and the use of testing equipment.

Superb dexterity and hand-eye coordination.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Keen attention to detail.

This job is provided by Shine.com

To apply for this job please visit www.shine.com.