Duration: Temporary ongoing
Location: Weston Super-Mare/Bristol
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00am- 4:00pm
Rate: £10-£12.88 through an umbrella company
Venn Group’s specialised AHP team are excited to be recruiting for a Phlebotomist based in the Weston Super-Mare and also within Bristol. This is an ongoing contract whilst the client recruits a number of nursing staff. The main part of this role will be taking blood from elderly and unwell patients in the community within their own homes.
Outline duties below:
To receive all patients in a calm, courteous and reassuring manner and uphold the confidentiality, dignity and best customer care practice for all patients/clients at all times
To identify the correct patient against the blood request form/sample 360 and collect and accurately label blood samples from all patients according to Pathology Standard Operating Procedures (local policies)
To visit elderly and unwell patients in their own home to provide a routine Phlebotomy service
To be familiar with all Standard Venesection and Cannulation Procedures, especially in relation to the control of infection (needle stick injury, disposal of sharps, blood borne viruses, using disposable gloves and tourniquets).
To ensure 100% compliance with Infection Control and Hand Hygiene Policy at all times
Dropping bloods off to clinic to be medically tested
To discuss this role in more detail and to secure this opportunity, please contact Leah Waldron on 0121 616 0660 or alternatively email firstname.lastname@example.org
At Venn Group we try to respond to all applications personally, however, due to the volume of applications which we receive this is not always possible. If you have not heard back from us within 48 hours, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
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