Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Phlebotomist in Newton Center, Massachusetts


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Job LocationNewton Center, Massachusetts

Req ID 18191BR

Department Description: nullJob Location: Newton Center, MAReq ID: 18191BRJob Summary: Performs, under supervision, routine and specialized blood drawing from patient to obtain specimens for use in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Follows all procedures and protocols for blood collection

  • Collects blood using proper safety and infection control procedures.

  • Able to use the LIS and HIS proficiently: performing registration, test ordering, report printing

  • Orders all tests on outpatients using all appropriate test codes and includes any needed comments.

  • Processes Outreach samples effectively and efficiently

Required Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED required .

  • Certificate 1 preferred: Phlebotomy Certificate

  • 0-1 years related work experience required.

  • Experience preferred

  • Basic familiarity with computers. Ability to navigate at a basic level within web-based applications.


  • Written Communications:Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in written English with internal and external customers.

  • Oral Communications:Ability to comprehend and converse in English to communicate effectively with medical center staff, patients, families and external customers.

  • Knowledge:Ability to demonstrate full working knowledge of standard concepts, practices, procedures and policies with the ability to use them in varied situations.

  • Team Work:Ability to interact respectfully with other employees, professional staff and/or external contacts to offer ideas, identify issues, obtain information or deliver services.

  • Customer Service:Ability to provide a high level of customer service to patients, visitors, staff and external customers in a professional, service-oriented, respectful manner using skills in active listening and problem solving. Ability to remain calm in stressful situations.

Age based Competencies:

Employees in this job must be competent to provide patient care to the following age groups: Neonatal:Birth to 6 months, Youth: 6 months to 16 years, Young adult: 16-30 years, Middle Age: 30 - 60 years, Elderly: 60 -.

Physical Nature of the Job:

Light work: Exerting up to 20 pounds of force frequently to move objects. Some elements of the job are sedentary, but the employee will be required to stand for periods of time or move through out the hospital campus