The U.S. Department of Homeland Security recently issued an emergency advisory about an elevated threat of cybersecurity attacks targeting hospitals and health care systems in the U.S. These threats can come by phone calls, text messages or emails.
ChristianaCare advises that everyone be alert to potential phone, email and text-messaging scams. If you receive a suspicious phone call, text message or email from ChristianaCare that asks you to make a financial transaction or to provide personal information, please visit www.christianacare.org or call 302-327-5555 and ask to speak to someone from the department or service that contacted you.
The Blood Collection Department at the ChristianaCare Newark campus is recruiting a Phlebotomy Technician to work 40 hours bi-weekly, evening shift position. This position will work every other weekend and 3 other shifts in the two week period. Hours will vary and may work a 2:30 to 11:00 shift or a 3:00 to 11:30 shift. Holidays as required.
Inpatient Hospital Experience or Nursing Home as a Phlebotomy Tech are encouraged to apply.
Responsibilities Include: -Perform venipuncture, finger sticks, and heel sticks on inpatients and outpatients to obtain blood for testing. -Follows established procedures for proper identification of patients, greeting all patients in a courteous manner introducing self and calling patient by name. -Responds to all pages, answering promptly, giving status of present situation and location and approximate time until arrival at unit.
Requirements: -A High school graduate or equivalent is required. -Inpatient Phlebotomy experience is preferred -CPR Certified preferred -Completed Phlebotomy Training Program preferred.
Internal Number: JR53262
About Christiana Care Health System
Christiana Care Health System is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is proudly a Nurse Magnet recognized institution. Christiana Care Health System is also one of the largest health care providers in the mid-Atlantic region, serving all of Delaware and portions of seven counties bordering the state in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with two campuses. Christiana Care is continually recognized for excellence on a regional and national level. Our role in the community is expressed in the Christiana Care Way: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in their health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."Christiana Care is a great place to work because we value diversity and recognize it to be a core part of our success. Because of the diversity of our employees, affiliated health professionals and volunteers, we are... positioned to meet the unique needs of our patients and community. We acknowledge and celebrate the uniqueness and talent of each employee. Because of our talented workforce we are able to provide a quality healthcare experience to our patients and community. We strive to create an inclusive environment in which individual diversity can be leveraged and thrive. Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.