Merit Health River Region
Location VICKSBURG, MS (Merit Health River Region)
Department Laboratory - Clinical
The phlebotomist collects and labels blood and other required specimens requiring testing in the clinical laboratory. The phlebotomist may assist with order entry of tests, assists technologists and ensures specimens are timely routed to the appropriate areas for testing. Educates patients with relevant information regarding lab testing. Completion of a lab or phlebotomy program is preferred. Must be able to read and write the equivalent of eighth grade English. Prior phlebotomy experience in a hospital or outpatient setting is preferred. Phlebotomy certification is preferred.