Lab Tech/Phlebotomist

Organization: Healthy Connections
Job Type: Full Time
Job Category: Clinical

Lab Tech/Phlebotomist – Hot Springs Area Float

Healthy Connections, a Federally-Qualified Health Center (FQHC) dedicated to providing exceptional medical, dental, and behavioral health services across Western and Central Arkansas, is celebrating 25 years of community service. In alignment with our three foundational pillars—Community, Compassion, and Excellence—we are currently seeking a dedicated Lab Tech/Phlebotomist to join our team in the Hot Springs area. This position will involve floating to different locations as needed to support our commitment to patient care.

General Description of Duties and Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting our laboratory operations by maintaining an adequate inventory of lab essentials, preparing specimens for laboratory testing, performing screening procedures, and ensuring compliance with all regulatory requirements. The role is pivotal in delivering patient care through meticulous specimen collection and handling.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Patient Relations:
    • Perform laboratory functions with a patient-centered approach, ensuring the highest standards of care.
  • Staff Relations/Team Building:
    • Engage actively in internal meetings and educational in-services.
    • Contribute to committees focused on Quality Improvement and Safety.
    • Implement and uphold HCI policies, procedures, and systems, supporting our goals toward achieving high standards of care and recognition such as PCMH.
  • Clinical Duties:
    • Maintain a safe and healthy work environment in compliance with safety standards.
    • Perform venipunctures and fingersticks to obtain blood specimens.
    • Ensure specimen integrity and maintain quality results by adhering to laboratory protocols.
    • Collaborate with medical personnel to ensure accurate therapeutic monitoring.
  • Qualifications:
    • At least one year of experience in a medical staff position.
    • Certified Phlebotomist.
    • Knowledgeable in HIPAA, medical terminology, and industry safety standards.
    • Willingness to travel occasionally.
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office and familiar with network systems.
    • Strong organizational, communication, and customer service skills.
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Employee Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • 401K retirement savings account
  • Vacation and sick leave
  • And more

Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider

Healthy Connections is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider. If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at USDA Complaint Form, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442.

How to Apply:

To join our team and contribute to our legacy of community care, please fill out the application form on our careers page. Be sure to upload your letter of interest and resume as part of your application.

We look forward to receiving your application and potentially welcoming you to our team, where you will play a key role in enhancing patient care and supporting our mission of Community, Compassion, and Excellence.

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