Kosciusko Community Hospital
Location WARSAW, IN (Kosciusko Community Hospital)
Department Laboratory - Clinical
Under the direction of the Laboratory Group Leader and in accordance with established policies and procedures, collects venipuncture and capillary specimens; performs non-complex laboratory procedures and has a general knowledge of how to operate the Hospital Information System in order to interpret and follow through physician orders accurately.
____ 1. Patient Assessment/Reassessment
released by the laboratory technologist/MT or technician/MLT.
performance of on-board quality control test features.
____ 2. Care of Patient
____ 3. Management of Information
obtain requisitions for collection needs.
tested within the department or sent to reference laboratory, including
accession and centrifugation.
communicated or stored using any medium including oral communication. In
addition, the associate will seek to protect patient information from inadvertent
use or disclosure by adhering to hospital and Triad Blue Book policies.
_____ 4. Pain Management
regarding pending procedure and complete procedure in as painless manner as
possible, assessing the pain tolerance especially in difficult collections.
_____ 5. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
_____ 6. Patient Safety
by MT or MLT.
_____ 7. Patient/Family Education
_____ 8. Performs duties from the Diagnostic Assistant duties list such as filing surgical
pathology slides, stocking supplies. Keep up appearance of Laboratory, boxes off
_____ 9. Demonstrates age appropriate competency skills and knowledge, displays ability to
perform skills specific to patient population identified in unit specific skill list:
(Mark age specific of patients served in assigned unit):
___infant ___ child ___ adolescent ___ adult ___ geriatric
_____ 10. Maintain, including clean and adequately stock all collection trays or related areas.
driven training programs.
Education and Formal Training Required:
Must be a high school graduate, or have the ability to read in order to verify patient information and physician’s orders, to write in order to document information and maintain records and logs.
Prior phlebotomy experience is preferred, but not required.