Licensed/Certified Phlebotomist Technician at FCI Tucson

Location: Tucson, AZ, United States
Date Posted: 07-12-2018
Global Empire, LLC (GHG) is a Healthcare Staffing Company specialized in providing reliable and qualified healthcare professionals for Government contracts nationwide.
We are seeking experienced Phlebotomist Technician for an available contract opportunity to provide services on-site for the inmate population at The Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) in Tucson, AZ.
Available Position(s): Phlebotomist Technician 

Work Schedule: The facility is expected to require an average of 40 hours per week. An anticipated schedule for the provision of Pharmacy Technician services is Monday through Friday between 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., excluding Federal holidays. (The anticipated schedule includes a 30 minute non-paid lunch break.)
Period of Performance: 60 months (5 years) from the anticipated start date of October 1, 2018.

Work to be performed at:  Services will be performed in the Health Services Unit at the United States Penitentiary located at 9300 S. Wilmot Rd, Tucson, AZ, 85756, Federal Correctional Institution located at 8901 S. Wilmot Rd, Tucson, AZ, 85756, and the Satellite Prison Camp located at 9300 S. Wilmot Rd, Tucson, AZ, 85756.

Work Schedule: Shall normally provide eight (8) hours per day, Monday through Friday, between 7:30 am to 4:00 pm, excluding Federal holidays, with a thirty 30‐minute unpaid lunch break. 

Facility Information: The Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) Tucson is a medium security facility housing male inmates with an administrative facility for male and female offenders. This institution is part of the Federal Correctional Complex (FCC), Tucson. FCI Tucson is located in southern Arizona, 10 miles southeast of the city of Tucson, near Interstate 10 and Wilmot Road.
Description of Services:
  • Collect laboratory specimens by venipuncture or skin puncture from patients for analysis or other medical purposes.
  • Collect blood samples from patients for laboratory testing.  This will include performing urinalysis, occult blood on fecal smears, finger stick blood sugars and other test identified by CLIA 88 regulations as being waived.
  • Perform Quality Assurance Program and control procedures as required.
  • Complete and maintain all filing of reports in the medical records and accession log entries, appropriate documentation, tracking and other clerical functions necessary as related to the laboratory.  
  • Receive and organize request for blood collection and package specimens for shipping to reference laboratories.  Distribute blood to proper laboratory section after collection for testing and ensure all files are maintained.
  • Gather supplies and equipment necessary for collection of blood sample.
  • Ensure request for additional supplies are provided to the HSA or their designee.   Assemble equipment, such as tourniquet, needles, and disposable containers for needles, blood collection devices, gauze, cotton, and alcohol on work trays, according to requirements for specified test or procedures.
  • Keep blood collection area and phlebotomy trays clean and restocked for future use.  Record blood collection statistics for documentation as required.
  • Strict adherence to safety and infection control procedures is required at all times.   This will include quality assurance checks and preventive maintenance on laboratory equipment as well as maintaining a record of tests and checks performed.
  • The Phlebotomist shall have a basic understanding of Human Anatomy and Physiology, the overall organization and operation of a laboratory, as well as in‐depth knowledge of specimen collection tools.  
  • The Phlebotomist must also possess the required knowledge, skills, ability and experience to ensure that the essential functions of the job can be performed.  
  • Phlebotomist must have a working knowledge of clinical laboratory operations and phlebotomy procedures and techniques.  
  • Phlebotomist must be skilled in obtaining blood specimens from patients under a variety of patient conditions.  
  • Phlebotomist must also be skilled in accurately recording information concerning specimens and in interpreting and communicating written and oral instructions.
  • The Phlebotomist must have completed required course work from a 2‐year school with certification of phlebotomy.
  • The Phlebotomist must be Licensed in the State of Arizona.  
  • The Phlebotomist must have a minimum of two years working experience performing as a Phlebotomist.
  • Experience in a correctional health care setting is preferred, but not required.  
  • Must have a current CPR certification prior to the start date.

Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 Harrisburg, PA 17110
Inquiries about this position must be sent by email.
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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