3 years as a phlebotomist/specimen processor with outstanding customer communication skills. Excellent leadership skills, Proficiency in blood collection by venipuncture and capillary technique. Comprehensive understanding of compliance and safety procedures.
05/2015 to Current
Specimen Processor/ Data entryClinical Pathology Laboratories － Houston, TX
Follows laboratory procedures for specimen processing Correctly identifies patients and properly labels specimens.
Determines specimen acceptability taking appropriate actions when necessary. Correctly identifies proper priority for collection process, proper tubes, containers, transport media and storage temperature for each test/tube type.
07/2014 to 04/2015
STAT PhlebotomistBest Care Laboratory － Houston, TX
Has performed blood draws on patients in a medical environment Hospitals; and labs, nursing homes, and rehab centers.
Performs venipuncture, Arterial puncture, capillary puncture and other fluid collection.
100-200 sticks a day Ensured specimens are appropriately labeled and identified.
Follows laboratory procedures for specimen collection and handling.
Correctly identifies patient and properly labels specimens.
Correctly identifies and utilizes proper tubes, containers, transport media, and storage Temperatures for each test type.
Correctly identifies proper priority for collection process.
Follows appropriate guidelines as established by the laboratory for missed draws, recollects, or Difficult sticks 50-100 patients stick a day.
Education and Training
PhelbotomySmithwood Medical Institiue － Houston, TX
Nationally Certified Phlebotomist
Good written and spoken communication skills. Empathy, with the ability to put nervous and distressed patients at ease. Practical skills and a steady hand. The ability to follow instructions and procedures accurately. The ability to work calmly under pressure.