Oklahoma City, OK, USA
Under general supervision, performs various technical and clerical duties related to patient registration, identification, and specimen collection.
Responsibilities listed in this section are core to the position. Inability to perform these responsibilities with or without an accommodation may result in disqualification from the position.
Assists patient in preparing for specimen collection.
Restocks rooms and supply areas as needed
Registers patients and assists with clerical duties such as answering phones, preparing charts, charge entry, assessing and verifying patient test requests and billing information
Documents physician orders as required
Provides patient results to physician offices, as necessary
Assists with obtaining and understanding specimen and test information
Responsible for collecting Nasopharyngeal samples, identified and labeled in accordance with authorized technical procedures and laboratory policies
Prepares specimens for transport to lab
Complies with all hospital and laboratory policies and procedures
Complies with JCAHO and CAP patient safety goals
Maintains accurate records, documents and files as required
May monitor physical examinations and medical procedures
Performs other duties as assigned
Education: Successful completion of a recognized training program for medical assistants
Or an equivalent combination of education and experience which includes phlebotomy training.
Licensure/Certifications/Registrations Required: BLS (American Heart Association) certification required upon hire.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of medical office, medical assistant and phlebotomy policies, procedures, techniques and processing requirements. Skill in performance of phlebotomy process. Good communication skills both verbal and written. Ability to use general office equipment including computer. Typing/keyboarding skills sufficient to meet the requirements of the position. Excellent customer service skills. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others. Ability to work effectively in stressful environment. Ability to read, understand and follow written procedures.
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OU Medicine, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including PTO, 401(k), medical and dental plans, and many more. We know that a total benefits and compensation package, designed to meet your specific needs both inside and outside of the work environment, create peace of mind for you and your family.