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phlebotomist technician resume example with 17 years of experience

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

Phlebotomist Technician with 12+ 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
  • Tracking specimens
  • Quality control
  • Data entry
  • Sanitation and sterilization
  • Nationally Certified Phlebotomist
  • Trained Doctors and new staff on phlebotomy procedures
Experience
Phlebotomist Technician, 01/2021 - Current
Fusion Hcr Scottsdale, ARIZONA,
  • 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, carrier and station.
  • Counseled patients to ease fears, explain procedures and enhance cooperation during blood draws.
  • Coordinated workflow based on stat, schedule, or outpatient needs.
  • Enforced infection control and sharps disposal procedures to protect patients, co-workers and self.
  • Verified collection orders and communicated discrepancies to nurses.
  • Conducted bleeding time tests and updated results into paper or electronic charts.
  • Obtained blood samples for medical testing and transfusion through venipuncture or capillary puncture.
  • Identified patients using proper procedures prior to specimen collection.
  • Delivered quality patient care by completing accurate and timely collection and transport of clinical specimens according to established procedures.
  • Transported specimens following established protocol for temperature and light.
  • Interviewed patients and documented details to update and file paperwork.
  • Prepared blood-collecting equipment to draw blood and safely store and transport samples.
  • Utilized calm and friendly demeanor to increase patient comfort and alleviate anxiety.
  • Labeled patient samples, double-checking information for accuracy.
  • Used aseptic techniques to maintain specimen integrity.
  • Disposed of used needles in sharps containers to avoid accidental needlesticks.
  • Sanitized work area after every patient to prevent contamination and spread of disease.
  • Interviewed patients to verify test requisitions and patient identity.
  • Properly stored and transported specimens to prevent loss and delays.
  • Trained doctors and incoming staff on phlebotomy procedures, techniques and protocols.
Patient Care Associate, 04/2012 - 07/2020
Yale-New Haven Health New Canaan, CT,
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Assisted physicians and nurses with basic wound care by preparing slings, stockings and bandages.
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
  • Treated patients, families, visitors, staff and others professionally, resulting in creation of several lasting relationships.
  • Routinely checked and repositioned patients to prevent bedsores and guarantee patient safety.
  • Used mobility devices to transport patients.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with bathing, dressing, toileting and exercising.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Engaged with patient family and friends to provide courteous visit experience.
  • Documented information in patient charts and communicated status updates to interdisciplinary care team.
Certified Nursing Assistant, 06/2004 - 11/2012
Blessing Hospotal Quincy, IL,
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Conducted routine checks on patient vitals, blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Rendered hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures.
  • Consulted with nurses to develop patient care plans and evaluate treatment options.
  • Delivered personal nursing assistance in pre- and post-operative situations.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
  • Provided basic patient care by bathing and grooming patients, changing bedding and assisting in feeding activities.
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • Took patients' blood pressure, temperature and pulse and documented height and weight.
  • Comforted patients and provided each with reassurance and encouragement.
Education and Training
: General, Expected in
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Gateway Community College - New Haven, CT
GPA:
Status -
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2001
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New Haven Public School System - New Haven, CT,
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Certifications
  • Licensed Phlebotomist - 2022
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School Attended

  • Gateway Community College
  • New Haven Public School System

Job Titles Held:

  • Phlebotomist Technician
  • Patient Care Associate
  • Certified Nursing Assistant

Degrees

  • Some College (No Degree)
  • High School Diploma

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