Overview

Phlebotomist
Location: Dubai

We are seeking for qualified individual for the position of Phlebotomist.

  • Greets patients and instructs them in proper specimen collection methods.
  • Draws blood specimens from patients by using finger stick, heel stick and/or venipuncture.
  • Collects throat culture and any other specimen as required.
  • Assembles equipment, such as tourniquet, needles, and disposable containers for needles, blood collection devices, gauze, cotton, and alcohol on work tray, according to requirements for specified tests or procedures.
  • Prepares specimens for reference laboratory by using centrifuge to spin blood.
  • Keep proper medical records of the patients.
  • Applies tourniquet to arm, locates accessible vein, swabs puncture area with antiseptic, and inserts needle into vein to draw blood into collection tube or bag.
  • Withdraws needle, applies treatment to puncture site, and labels and stores blood container for subsequent processing.May prick finger to draw blood.
  • Keep the record of inventory and equipment issued to him/her and maintain necessary inventory of the usable.
  • Dispose-off the disposable items properly as specified in policies and procedures.
  • Set up, adjust, maintain and clean medical laboratory equipment.
  • Adheres to documented procedures in sample collection manual.
  • Be responsible for collection and transport of outsourced samples to referral laboratory and obtaining reports from the referral laboratory

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