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certified phlebotomist technician resume example with 20+ years of experience

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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 9XXX5 (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary

Skilled Phlebotomist with more than 30 years of experience in fast-paced hospitals. Expert in quickly and accurately collecting specimens using variety of venipuncture and capillary puncture techniques. Exceptional bedside manner and adept in easing patients' fears or anxieties.

Skills
  • Infection Control
  • Recording data
  • Measuring vital statistics
  • Health education
  • Sample and specimen collection
  • Diagnostic Testing
  • Blood specimen storage
  • Medical Records Management
  • Relationship development
  • Specimen labeling procedures
  • Time management
  • Venipuncture
  • Patient confidentiality
  • Medical records review
  • Quality control guidelines
  • Medical office administration
  • Problem resolution
Work History
03/2006 to Current Certified Phlebotomist Technician Oak Street Health | Albuquerque, NM,
  • Assisted with office procedures by monitoring patient flow, performing telephone screening and maintaining sample drug lists.
  • Obtained blood specimens by performing venipunctures and finger sticks [Number] times per day.
  • Drew blood from veins by vacuum tube, syringe or butterfly venipuncture methods.
  • Accurately labeled vacutainer tubes with patient name, date and time of collection.
  • Organized daily work based on collection priority.
  • Handled insurance verification tasks using [Software] and [Software] to validate patient insurance information.
  • Maintained exam rooms by ordering supplies, transporting specimens, washing and packing instruments and changing solutions.
  • Followed physician orders when administering therapeutic phlebotomy.
  • Spoke with patient to gather information for lab records, reduce fear or anxiety and optimize cooperation.
  • Protected patients by following infection control, sharps disposal and biohazardous waste disposal procedures.
  • Logged patient information and recorded results into system using [Software] and [Software].
  • Resolved unusual test orders by contacting physicians, nursing stations or reference laboratories.
  • Tracked collected specimens by initialing, dating and noting times of collection.
  • Stocked phlebotomy cart or carrier with appropriate supplies.
  • Assembled tourniquets, needles and blood collection devices to prepare work trays.
  • Validated blood and specimen collection orders, alerting nurses or physicians of discrepancies between order and nursing station logs.
  • Collected blood samples using vacutainer tubes, tourniquets, syringes, butterfly needles, and straight needles.
07/2001 to 04/2005 Medical Assistant/Phlebotomist Oak Street Health | Jackson, MS,
  • Educated patients by providing medication and diet information and clarifying physicians' orders, answering questions thoroughly.
  • Communicated clearly and effectively with patients to verify information, determine purpose of visit and record medical history.
  • Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by physician.
  • Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Prepared patients for X-rays, electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes.
  • Conducted preliminary evaluations, including measuring weight, temperature and blood pressure, and documented results with accuracy.
  • Updated inventory, expiration and vaccine logs to maintain current tracking documentation.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Oriented and trained new staff on proper procedures and policies.
  • Participated in Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) activities.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Obtained accurate medical histories from patients, highlighting critical information.
05/1990 to 07/2001 Medical Assistant/Phlebotomist CMS Medical Services | City, STATE,
  • Enhanced patient outcomes by providing knowledgeable education on procedures, medications and other physician instructions.
  • Supported duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
  • Educated patients by providing medication and diet information and clarifying physicians' orders, answering questions thoroughly.
  • Communicated clearly and effectively with patients to verify information, determine purpose of visit and record medical history.
  • Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Prepared patients for X-rays, electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes.
  • Conducted preliminary evaluations, including measuring weight, temperature and blood pressure, and documented results with accuracy.
  • Updated inventory, expiration and vaccine logs to maintain current tracking documentation.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Obtained all prescribed laboratory testing.
  • Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens.
Education
Expected in 06/1976 High School Diploma | North Caroline High School, Ridgely, MD GPA:
  • Medical Assistant
  • Majored in [Medical Services)
  • Awarded [Honor Roll)
Expected in 03/1996 Certificate of Certification of Medical Assistant | Certified Medical Assistant Star Technical Institute, Wilmington, DE, GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • North Caroline High School
  • Star Technical Institute

Job Titles Held:

  • Certified Phlebotomist Technician
  • Medical Assistant/Phlebotomist
  • Medical Assistant/Phlebotomist

Degrees

  • High School Diploma
  • Certificate of Certification of Medical Assistant

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