Phlebotomist, Clinical Laboratory

Location
Pakistan
Posted
Aug 07, 2018
Closes
Aug 31, 2018
Sector
Nursing
Organization Type
University and College
Hours
Full Time
Location Karachi, Pakistan

 

The Aga Khan University Hospital invites applications for the position of Phlebotomist in Clinical Laboratory.

 

Responsibilities

You will be responsible to:

  • Verify each patient’s identification and check lab tests requisition slips and patient’s status through verbal questioning to ensure that he/she fulfills the test requirements for collection of correct samples.
  • Perform accurate and gentle vein puncture procedures to collect blood, transfer the same into the specific container(s) according to test requirements on a daily basis to provide quality service
  • Label each patient’s sample container before collection of specimen according to the laboratory protocol to avoid mix-up of specimens. 
  • Follow safety precautions all times, dispose sharps in sharp container and maintain clean work area
  • Explain phlebotomy procedures to patients for special & routine lab tests according to the lab tests requirements as per laboratory protocol to ensure collection of correct sample

 

Requirements

You should have:

  • Matric/Intermediate preferred with 1–2 years of experience of venipuncture on adults and as well as paediatric patients
  • Ability to read and write simple English.
  • Knowledge of various collection containers.
  • Good knowledge of venipuncture on adults and paediatric patients
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Willingness to work in shift duties