Motivated and enthusiastic health care professional seeking a career as a Laboratory Assistant/Phlebotomist. Proven ability to initiate appropriate action, follow procedures and carry out tasks in an efficient and high quality manner.
03/2010 to 01/2013
Lab Assistant/PhlebotomistAmerican Red Cross
Verified existing and new donor information.
Accurately identified donors.
Performed vitals and pre-screen health history.
Determined specimen requirements.
Collected patient samples using appropriate process of venipuncture and capillary collection.
Assured completeness and accuracy of specimen labeling.
Provided excellent customer service from time the donor entered the door until collection was complete.
Prioritized workload, acted as resource for medical and lab staff.
01/2007 to 02/2010
Medical AssistantHuebert Sports and Spine Center
Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatments.
Roomed patients took vital signs and assisted doctor with procedures.
Performed phlebotomy for doctor for some procedures.
Pre and post-surgical patient care.
Scheduled patients for appointments.
Verified insurance for patients, answered phones and returned patient calls.