Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
The Phlebotomy Supervisor is responsible for coordinating the administrative functions for the Phlebotomy Department. This includes supervising the daily activities of the phlebotomy staff, coordinating the hiring process, and developing and maintaining scheduling at various locations and ensuring proper staff coverage. This individual will also implement performance management (verbal/written disciplinary actions or performance improvement plans) and applicable policy interpretation. Additional duties include conducting staff meetings, completing special department projects and serves as a back-up for the Manager in their absence.
The Penn State Health phlebotomy department performs venous and capillary blood collections from inpatients and outpatients. The team also conducts testing on other laboratory specimens, interprets and enters physicians' lab orders into designated computer systems, and verifies patient and insurance information in various internal information systems. The department also provides phlebotomy training and shadowing experiences for nurses, PCAs, medical students, medical assistants, and other interested students.
Penn State Health is one of the leading teaching and research hospitals in the country. It is a multi-hospital health system, Academic Medical Center and Level 1 adult and pediatric trauma center serving patients and communities across Central Pennsylvania.
Located in scenic Hershey, PA, it is within a 2-hour drive to weekend destinations such as Philadelphia, Washington DC, Annapolis, and Baltimore, and only a 3-hour drive from New York City. The city offers cultural opportunities, affordable housing, great schools and plenty of outdoor activities.
Associate's degree plus 2 years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience required
Supervisory, workflow, or coordination experience required
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
Must have strong computer and communication skills
Strong problem solving skills required
Organizational skills and project management skills preferred
If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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