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Phlebotomist

Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Posted:
October 25, 2016

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Helena Wells

**** ***** **** ** *** K Indianapolis, IN 46205 317.***.**** acw8g9@r.postjobfree.com

Objective

To further my career in Phlebotomy, including advancing in learning different technologies and concepts in Laboratory testing. Dedicated to achieve and maintain a safe environment for both patients and coworkers.

Education

Associates, May 2011, Ivy Tech Community College

Applied Science in Health Care Support

Completed all Prerequisite and Core Classes towards degree

Completed 100 hours of externship in lab setting

Learned about and how to use state-of-the-art equipment

Studied billing and coding procedures used by hospitals and insurance companies

Community Health Network-North, Externship, 2011

Successfully completed 150 venipuncture and 30 capillary sticks

Inputting patient information for sample accessing

Data entry

Sample Labeling

ASCP State Board Certification, 2011

CPR Certification, 2001

Experience

Independent Sub-contractor/Medical Screener Quest Diagnostics 1/2015 - Current

Finger stick (capillary puncture) venipuncture (vacutainer & butterfly) TC, HDL/LDL, Triglycerides, and Glucose testing.

Cointine mouth swab testing

Team lead for several clinics organizing other screeners for steady work flow

Lead Phlebotomist AIM Laboratories 7/2014 - 1/2015

Suboxone drug monitoring - (UDS) testing

Mental Health drug monitoring for multiple therapists

Centrifuge and Pour off serum/plasma specimens

Specimen integrity, quality control and patient requisition

Adolescences to adult testing

Lead/Float Phlebotomist Mercy Diagnostics 3/2014 - 9/2014

Trained oncoming Phlebotomist

Assisted in forming 3 different price medical practice accounts

Urine and feces culture collection

Quality control of equipment

Proficient in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, OB/GYN, Family Medicine

Gained experience in New Horizons Lyme Disease, Patient Identification and entering requisitions into company system

Encouraged company to have a back up Phlebotomist to obtain difficult blood draws

Experienced in drawing various age groups

Phlebotomist II Med Lab 12/2011 - 3/2014

Delivered accurate and timely collection and processing of blood and urine samples

Follow infection control procedures

Prepared blood collection equipment

Efficient in difficult draws/Geriatric and Mental Health

Proper identification and labeling of specimens

Ability to exceed goals under pressure and perform in a high stress team environment

Awarded various achievements for minimal TIQ and UTO specimens

Certified Nursing Assistant Nurse Finders 3/2002 - 10/2011

Maintained patient stability by checking vital signs and weight including testing urine, recording input and output information

Provided patients' personal hygiene by giving bedpans, urinals, baths, backrubs, shampoos and shaves

Developed the practice of patience and techniques of assisting patients with travel to bathroom and helping with showers or baths

Maintains work operations by following work and regulations of policy and procedures

Supported patients by providing housekeeping, laundry services, shopping for food and house hold items along with preparing and serving meals/snacks

Maintained a safe and secure environment for patients by following aspects of standards and practices prescribed for dietary requirements and nutritional standards

Learned to instruct family members of patients the appropriate ways to lift, turn and reposition patients and advising proper nutrition, cleanliness and housekeeping practices

Volunteerism

Volunteered for World Wide Infectious Disease testing

Volunteered for Black Expo Health Fair

o2013-2016 Free Health Screening



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