To obtain a position as a phlebotomist or relevant position in a facility where my knowledge and skills can be utilized as well as enhanced.
Dynamic certified phlebotomist backed by extensive experience within hospital and laboratory settings, possessing excellent patient-relations skills and ability to precisely handle and process collected samples.
Biohazards, Infection Control, Safety, Site Selection, Disposal, Patient & Site Prep, Corrective Actions, Universal Precautions, specimen collection, Basic Lab Test, Phlebotomy & CPR /First Aid Cert.
Outstanding customer communication skills and excellent leadership skills.
Lab Assistant (Specimen Handler)
Spectra Laboratories, Fresenius Medical Care-North America, Milpitas Feb 2001-Present
Successful contribution to transition of LIMS from CRT to HLAB
Perform debugging procedure, provide insightful analysis & feedback to improve efficacy
Handle daily sample accessioning for clinical & environmental specimen
Operate & troubleshoot tube auto-sorter MK-2 & OLA, Pull tubes with add-on requests for further testing
Manually process problematic specimens, storage and archiving the samples
General maintenance of lab equipment & facilities and assist CLS in the laboratory as required.
Separation of plasma from blood & filtration of fibrin, process send outs and set up colony counts.
Phlebotomist All Medical Personal, Santa Clara, CA Aug 17 - Aug 24, 2010
Skillfully and safely drawing outpatient blood, venipuncture, and perform vital signs
Prepared, processed, and stored patient specimens and samples according to departmental procedures using standard techniques and equipment
Transported specimens to the laboratory for testing
Utilized standard procedures for the maintenance of the samples.
Comprehensive understanding of compliance and safety
Phlebotomist Washington Hospital Feb - Mar 24, 2007
Performed venipuncture and skin punctures to obtain a blood sample for laboratory testing
Prepared and organized patient specimens for testing
Delivered blood samples to various departments as required
Urinalysis, patient vein puncture of different ages, health conditions and degrees of difficulty, new born baby skin puncture.
In-patient and outpatient, ER support, STAT, joint replacement patient drawing blood.
CPT, Medical Terminology Ohlone College, Fremont, CA
B.S. Commerce Sardar University Gujarat, India
Reference available upon request