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Phlebotomy Technician Patient Advocate

Jackson, MO, 63755
July 20, 2021

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Desiree Krajewski

Over ** years working in patient/healthcare.

Jackson, MO 63755


Went through college and received extensive clinical hours and rotations in hospital including the ER working on nursing degree and microbiology. Been in patient care for over 15 years including working in a hospital. I am a 40 year old married mother to one and am looking for a career change. Microbiology/Venipuncture is something I am good at and enjoy so got my phlebotomy training with what I had. I also love to learn and never stop working on my education. I have done 1 year of a master's degree and am currently working on Peer Recovery Support Specialist training as I like to be diverse in my knowledge and expertise.

Summary of Qualifications

Experience in acute care and long term care settings. Excellent training skills. Possess positive can- do attitude. Excellent multi-tasking and time management skills. Considered a team player and self- starter. Several hundred venipuncture experience.

Work Experience

Patient Care Aide

Covenant Care Services, LLC

December 2011 to Present

Taking care of special needs client including clients with tracheostomies, ostomies, and tube fed clients. Providing the epitome of customer service.

Inpatient Rehabilitation Aide

Southeast Missouri Hospital - Southeast, Missouri

June 2006 to December 2010

Worked closely with physical therapy on promoting function in patients. Required working other floors including telemetry, ER, neurology, etc. Previous CNA license at this time. Preceptor to new hires, and provide assistance to LPN's as required

Exceptional capacity to multitask

Externship rotation on Orthopedics, ER, Neurology, and Telemetry Education

Certified Phlebotomy Technician I in Phlebotomy - tested out with classes and clinicals from degree work.

Southeast State University

May 2021 to May 2023

Bachelor's in Science

Southeast Missouri State University - Southeast, Missouri May 2006 to May 2010

High School Diploma

Jackson High School



• Physiology Knowledge (10+ years)

• Infection Control Training (10+ years)

• Vital Signs (10+ years)

• Nursing (10+ years)

• Anatomy Knowledge

• Critical Care Experience

• Hospital Experience

• Phlebotomy

• Venipuncture

• Blood sampling

• EMR Systems

• Patient Care

• Medication Administration

• Venipuncture (3 years)

• Experience Administering Injections

Certifications and Licenses

Certified Phlebotomy Technician I

May 2021 to May 2023

CPR Certification

May 2021 to May 2023

CPR, AED, and First Aid Training

Additional Information

Abilities and Talents

My abilities include exemplary clinical skills, excellent patient advocate, infection control, physiological knowledge, administering medication, osteomyelitis care,, tracheostomy care and maintenance, diabetes education, medical teamwork, multi-tasking, listening, verbal communication, health promotion and maintenance.

My computer skills and competencies include Windows, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Power Point), HTML, data entry, Print Shop, 70+ wpm, and label making. In my previous jobs I have become proficient with programs such as Meditech and Optilink.

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