Phlebotomist - The Woodlands
Company: MD Anderson Center
Posted on: November 18, 2023
The primary purpose of the Phlebotomist position is to collect
blood samples, perform bedside lab testing and
process body fluids.
Performs phlebotomy procedures in a competent manner.
Demonstrates competency via direct observation and assessment for
the following phlebotomy
o Central Venous Catheter Blood Collection
o Arterial Puncture
o Blood Culture Collection for Bottles or Isolator Tubes
o Bleeding Time
o Isolation Room Procedures
o POC Glucose Monitoring
o Age Specific Skills
Completes assignment without undue reliance on others.
Achieves productivity standard of the section.
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Assists with problem solving.
Attends continuing educational programs.
Assists with the training of new hires and students.
2. Adheres to applicable policies, procedures, and protocols.
Performs all phlebotomy procedures in accordance with the section's
Accurately identifies patient and collects the correct
Maintains specimen integrity by collecting and transporting
specimens in a timely manner.
Accurately performs assignments in registration and
Performs and documents quality control/quality assurance.
Accurately performs tests and documents results assuring comments
are added as appropriate.
Completes records (electronic and paper) and files as
Assists co-workers as required.
3. Complies with all safety policies.
Assists in ensuring a safe environment for patients, co-workers,
Utilizes all equipment and supplies in a manner that ensures safety
to patients, co-workers and self.
Wears protective attire and personal protective equipment in
accordance with regulatory, institutional,
and divisional requirements.
Participates in all required safety training.
High school diploma or equivalent. Preferred education: Associate's
degree from a Medical Laboratory Technician Program or completion
of a specialized phlebotomy training program. Completion of a MD
Anderson phlebotomy internship or six months of phlebotomy
experience in a clinical laboratory. With preferred education, only
three months of phlebotomy experience in a clinical laboratory
required. It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson
Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without
regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender,
sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability,
protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis
protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local
laws unless such distinction is required by law.
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