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phlebotomist technician resume example with 13+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Summary

Phlebotomist Technician with 14 years of experience in patient-focused services with comprehensive experience in high-volume output labs handling live-patient samples, calibrating laboratory equipment and maintaining spaces. Meticulous, detailed and accurate with strong follow-through and administrative skills. Professional and composed decision-maker resourceful in perceiving and resolving problems in fast-paced, unpredictable and stressful environments. Strong communicator when interfacing seamlessly with patients, doctors and medical staff.

Skills
  • Staff Phlebotomy Training
  • Data Entry
  • Drawing Blood
  • Proper Storage Procedures
  • Sharps Disposal
  • Glucose Screening
  • Blood Culturing
  • Sample Processing
  • Vacuum Tube and Syringe Use
  • Problem Solving
  • Specimen Collection
  • Butterfly Venipuncture
  • Problem-Solving
Experience
Phlebotomist Technician, 05/2017 - Current
Fusion Hcr Cincinnati, OHIO,
  • Obtained variety of blood samples through venipuncture or capillary puncture using syringes, butterfly needles and straight needles.
  • Labeled blood vials with critical information like time of collection, date and patient name.
  • Maintained fully-stocked phlebotomy cart and station.
  • Counseled patients to ease fears, explain procedures and enhance cooperation during blood draws.
  • Enforced infection control and sharps disposal procedures to protect patients, co-workers and self.
  • Prepared and packaged specimens for courier transport.
  • Observed patient for unusual reactions or events to take appropriate action under established guidelines.
  • Promoted blood specimen integrity for laboratory testing using accurate selection of collection tubes and correct technique.
  • Centrifuged blood specimens in test tubes and capillary tubes to separate cells and sediment from blood serum.
  • Identified patients using proper procedures prior to specimen collection.
  • Collected specimens for drug screens, paternity tests and alcohol tests.
  • Transported specimens following established protocol for temperature and light.
Certified Nursing Assistant, 03/2015 - 05/2017
Hospital Sisters Health System - Corporate Sheboygan, WI,
  • Conducted routine checks on patient vitals, blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
  • Rendered hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures.
  • Maintained accurate, timely flow of information by completing thorough patient records and updating healthcare team on patient status.
  • Collected specimens, monitored vitals and maximized patient comfort to maintain optimal environment.
  • Documented activities and recorded information in EMR system.
  • Administered medications to patients and performed follow-ups regarding prescriptions and supplements.
  • Answered signal lights, bells or intercom systems to determine resident needs.
  • Observed and reported unusual symptoms and changes to charge nurse.
  • Assisted residents with bathing and dressing to promote personal hygiene.
Dialysis Patient Care Technician, 08/2011 - 01/2014
Davita Palm Springs, CA,
  • Followed infection control measures when cleaning and attaching hemodialysis machine to access sites like fistulas, catheters and grafts.
  • Took and documented patient temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration rates before and after dialysis treatment.
  • Performed routine sterilization, cleaning and maintenance of hemodialysis machines and equipment.
  • Initiated and terminated reverse osmosis water system and performed water quality monitoring tests prior to dialysis initiation.
  • Primed dialyzer with saline or heparinized solutions and followed formula directions when preparing dialysate.
  • Recorded predialysis and post-dialysis weight and vitals signs to input into electronic medical records.
  • Connected hemodialysis machine to access site to start blood circulation with dialyzer.
  • Cleaned fistula, graft and catheter with antiseptic solution.
  • Transported patients to dialysis room in preparation for treatment.
  • Discontinued dialysis treatment according to established procedures.
Dialysis Patient Care Technician, 03/2008 - 07/2011
Davita Pinehurst, NC,
  • Followed infection control measures when cleaning and attaching hemodialysis machine to access sites like fistulas, catheters and grafts.
  • Took and documented patient temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration rates before and after dialysis treatment.
  • Performed routine sterilization, cleaning and maintenance of hemodialysis machines and equipment.
  • Initiated and terminated reverse osmosis water system and performed water quality monitoring tests prior to dialysis initiation.
  • Attached dialyzer and tubing to dialysis machines for use in hemodialysis treatment.
  • Primed dialyzer with saline or heparinized solutions and followed formula directions when preparing dialysate.
  • Sustained hemodialysis workflow by inventorying and restocking needed equipment and supplies.
  • Transported patients from rooms and prepared for treatments.
  • Recorded predialysis and post-dialysis weight and vitals signs to input into electronic medical records.
Education and Training
Associate of Science: Pre-nursing, Expected in 12/2015
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Cuesta College - San Luis Obispo, CA
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Certification: Nursing Assistance, Expected in 12/2014
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Cuesta College - San Luis Obispo, CA
GPA:
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Certification : Phlebotomy, Expected in 07/2008
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Contra Costa Medical Career College, Inc. - Antioch, CA
GPA:
Status -
Certification : Hemodialysis , Expected in 03/2008
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Kidney Center Inc - San Luis Obispo, CA,
GPA:
Status -
: Phlebotomy, Expected in
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Cuesta College - San Luis Obispo, CA
GPA:
Status -
Languages
English :
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Certifications
  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician
  • Certified Dialysis Technician
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
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School Attended

  • Cuesta College
  • Cuesta College
  • Contra Costa Medical Career College, Inc.
  • Kidney Center Inc
  • Cuesta College

Job Titles Held:

  • Phlebotomist Technician
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Dialysis Patient Care Technician
  • Dialysis Patient Care Technician

Degrees

  • Associate of Science
  • Certification
  • Certification
  • Certification
  • Some College (No Degree)

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