specimen processor resume example with 13+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -
Professional Summary

Skilled Laboratory Technician with expertise in blood processing, antigen screening procedures and related medical laboratory duties. Exemplary history of organization and efficiency in clinical lab settings.

Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals.

Experienced Phlebotomist/ Specimen Processor with over 20 years of experience in the medical field . Excellent reputation for resolving problems and improving customer satisfaction.

Dedicated medical professional with history of meeting company goals utilizing consistent and organized practices. Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations and challenges to best enhance the organizational brand.

To seek and maintain full-time position that offers professional challenges utilizing interpersonal skills, excellent time management and problem-solving skills.

  • Specimen collecting
  • Multidisciplinary team collaboration
  • Medical laboratory procedures
  • BAC screening/drug screen collection
  • Attention to Detail
  • Flexible and Adaptable
  • Training and Development
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Teambuilding
  • Multitasking Abilities
  • Planning and Coordination
  • Analytical and Critical Thinking
  • Excellent Communication
  • Written Communication
  • Active Listening
  • Clerical Support
  • PPE Compliance
Work History
04/2022 to Current
Specimen Processor Butler Health System East Butler, PA,
  • Learned new skills and applied to daily tasks to improve efficiency and productivity.
  • Worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
  • Improved operations through consistent hard work and dedication.
  • Exceeded goals through effective task prioritization and great work ethic.
  • Used critical thinking to break down problems, evaluate solutions and make decisions.
04/2009 to Current
Certified Phlebotomist II Baylor Scott & White Health Hewitt, TX,
  • 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.
  • Stocked phlebotomy cart or carrier with appropriate supplies.
  • Followed physician orders to correctly administer therapeutic phlebotomy.
  • Validated blood and specimen collection orders, alerting nurses or physicians of discrepancies between order and nursing station logs.
  • Organized daily work based on collection priority.
  • Collected blood samples using vacutainer tubes, tourniquets, syringes, butterfly needles and straight needles.
  • Labeled transfer tubes and followed exact directions for handling and storing specimens for transport.
  • Centrifuged blood samples as outlined in clinical protocols.
  • Used personal protective equipment correctly to protect coworkers and patients.
  • Promoted mission, vision and values of organization and trained new clinical staff in phlebotomy procedures.
  • Tracked collected specimens by initialing, dating and noting times of collection.
  • Completed proper sanitation and cleaning of equipment and work areas between patients.
  • Reviewed patient records for accuracy and completeness.
  • Monitored patients for reactions and verified sample quality.

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  • Obtained blood specimens by performing venipunctures and finger sticks Number times per day.
  • Assembled tourniquets, needles and blood collection devices to prepare work trays.
  • Drew blood from veins by vacuum tube, syringe or butterfly venipuncture methods.
07/2020 to 03/2022
Clerical Pathology Coordinator Cancer Treatment Centers Of America Boca Raton, FL,

• Set up pathology slides to be read by the pathologists to

render diagnoses for the patients

• Ordered Genomic testing for patients to better aid in the best

best treatment for each individual cancer patient

• Received pathology slides and tissue blocks from outside

facilities for the pathologists to review and aid in patient


• Answered incoming calls from physicians and nurses regard-

ing patient testing and results

• Retrieved and packaged pathology slides and tissue blocks

requested by outside facilities for review by their pathologists

Expected in 06/1993 to to
High School Diploma: College Preparatory
Douglas County High School - Douglasville, GA
Expected in 04/1998 to to
Certificate Of Phlebotomy : Phlebotomy
West Georgia Technical College - Carrollton, GA,
  • Certified Phlebotomist through ASPT - Since 2010

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School Attended

  • Douglas County High School
  • West Georgia Technical College

Job Titles Held:

  • Specimen Processor
  • Certified Phlebotomist II
  • Clerical Pathology Coordinator


  • High School Diploma
  • Certificate Of Phlebotomy

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