Hospital Corporation Of America (HCA) Laboratory Assistant in Englewood, Colorado

Job Code: 03167-73161 Full-time Evenings (rotating weekends) Swedish Medical Center, part of HCA s HealthONE, islocated in the south metro Denver area where it has been a proud member of thecommunity for more than 110 years. An acute care hospital with 408 licensedbeds, annually Swedish cares for more than 200,000 patients with a team ofapproximately 2,000 dedicated employees, 300 volunteers and 1,400 physicians. Swedish serves as the Rocky Mountain Region s referral center forthe most advanced stroke treatment, and was the state s first JointCommission certified Comprehensive Stroke Center. Swedish also serves as theregion s neurotrauma and orthopedic traumaprovider and is the south metroDenver area s only level I trauma facility with a dedicated burn andreconstructive center. Over 150 facilities regularly transfer highly complexcases to Swedish. Swedish Medical Center offers patients the highest quality care andthe most advanced technologies and treatments in nearly every medicalspecialty including adult and pediatric emergency, heart care,neurology/neurosurgery, pregnancy and childbirth, orthopedics and jointreplacement, cancer care, gastroenterology and liver care, gynecologyand uroloPosition Summary: * Performs all technical procedures, maintains knowledge of allprocedures and protocols pertinent to the department. * Maintains proficiency in performance of technical procedures,including venipuncture, capillary puncture and bleeding times on patients ofall ages. * Collects and processes specimens on patients of all ages as required. * Performs test requests and charts results on patients with manydifferent clinical conditions (from screening of healthy outpatients up toand including * the major, complex intensive care patients) and all age ranges fromnewborns to geriatric patients. * Assists in the clerical duties of the department. Performs requiredfunction verification of equipment. * Communicates with other allied health care professionals and patientsaccording to job requirements. Equipment Listing: 1. Computer 4. Printers 2. Copy Machine 5. Blood Drawing Equipment 6. Fax Machine POSITION REQUIREMENTSLICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION:NoneEDUCATION:High school diploma or betterEXPERIENCE:Healthcare experience as a Phlebotomist, 1 2 years preferred and/orcompletion of formal phlebotomy class preferred.KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:Must have effective verbal and written communication skills in order tocommunicate in a clear and concise manner with coworkers, physicians,nursing staff and patients. Must demonstrate above average manual dexterity.Must have the ability to type proficiently (at least 30 words per minute)on the computer. Last Edited: 10/18/2018Diversity is valued and actively promoted in the workforce at all levels. Westrive to celebrate cultural and other differences and consider them strengthsof the organization.We are committed to:Providing an inclusive work environment where everyone is treated withfairness, dignity and respect.Recruiting and retaining a diverse staff reflective of the patients andcommunities we serve.Equal employment opportunities are provided to all employees and applicantsfor employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender,national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation,genetic information, gender identity, protected veteran status, or anyother legally protected category in accordance to applicable federal,state, orThe policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, butnot limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff,transfer, leaves or absence, compensation and training.Employer's Job# 03167-73161Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOEstatement.