Lead Phlebotomist

Newport, NH

$45,000 - $55,000 a year

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Profession: Allied Health

Type: Full Time

Lead Phlebotomist
Sign-on Bonus Available

Are you passionate about patient care and skilled in phlebotomy practices? We’re seeking a dynamic and experienced Lead Phlebotomist to play a pivotal role in our healthcare team. As a lead, you’ll oversee the collection, handling, and processing of patient samples, while being a team leader and mentor. 

Pay Range: $45,000 - $55,000/year 
Schedule: Day Shift, Flexible

Lead Phlebotomist Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the phlebotomy team, including scheduling shifts, assigning tasks, and evaluating performance
  • Serve as a resource to phlebotomy and reception staff
  • Coordinate workflow to ensure timely collection of specimens
  • Monitor sick call pager and adjust placements accordingly
  • Perform venipuncture and capillary punctures to collect blood samples
  • Assist with difficult draws and serve as a technical expert for all collection procedures
  • Ensure proper collection of research kits and other special procedures

Lead Phlebotomist Qualifications:

  • Registration by the College of American Pathologists as a PBT, or the equivalent, is desired
  • Current BCLS certification required within 30 days of hire
  • Ability to lead and motivate a team
  • Excellent communication skills to collaborate with clinical staff and ensure patient continuity of care