Phlebotomist Jobs in New York
Horizon Healthcare Staffing has many available phlebotomist jobs located throughout New York. Job locations include the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens. Phlebotomists will be working in a variety of settings including physician offices, clinics, blood drives, and hospitals. The primary purpose of a phlebotomist is to collect blood. Generally the purpose of drawing blood is for sample work. They serve patients by preparing specimens for lab testing and performing screening procedures.
A phlebotomist may also be required to perform data entry in a number of cases, including when tests have been performed. Record management and bookkeeping are commonly required skills for phlebotomy experts, as well as proper etiquette during phone calls with patients. Phlebotomists will usually report to nurses or doctors on staff.
Safety should also be a big concern for phlebotomists. There are a large number of illnesses that are easily transferred through blood contact, and the use of needles presents a fair risk of injury. Taking the proper safety precautions and protocol helps ensure a greater level of safety for patients as well as for medical personnel.
Take a look at the phlebotomist jobs listed below. If you feel as though you are fit for any of theses positions, please apply online.