Phlebotomy Assistant Sample Resume

Cheryl Youth
1234 Hickory Drive
Carlsbad, California 64000
Home: 404-555-5555
Cell: 404-555-5556
Email: Cheryl_Youth@frontfocus.com

Objective
To obtain a challenging and rewarding position as a Phlebotomy Technician in a facility where I can apply knowledge and experience, while being offered an opportunity for professional growth and advancement.  

Qualifications Summary
  • Six years of hospital experience as a phlebotomist.
  • Extensive customer relations with various age and culture groups.
  • Highly trained to collect blood using different types of needles in under 3 minutes.
  • Able to provide nursing services including administering medications and injections to patients as directed by supervisors.
  • Skilled at monitoring patient flow and, in the case of patient overflow, assisting health aides in preparation of examination rooms.
  • Outstanding customer communication skills, including sign language.
  • Self-motivated to consistently perform quality and be productive.
  • Crew leader of groups ranging from three to five.  
Education
Littleton High School Graduate (July 2000), San Diego, CA

Work Experience
Phlebotomy Technician: June 2002 - Present, Littleton Hospital, Littleton, CA
  • Perform a variety of routine blood drawing procedures like venipuncture, techniques using standard equipment like vaccutainer tubes and sleeves, tourniquets, syringes and butterfly needles.
  • Confer with patients to obtain information for laboratory records, explain procedures, allay fears and elicit cooperation.
  • Utilize standard procedures for the maintenance of positive patient identification.
  • Record appropriate collection information on proper requisitions.
  • Other duties: Preparing, processing, labeling and storing patient specimens and samples according to departmental procedures for subsequent analysis by Clinical Laboratory staff, providing technical guidance to phlebotomy students assigned to work area, maintaining inventory of supplies, and stocking supplies on carts and hand trays.
Certified Medical Assistant: May 2000 - May 2002, Utica Medical Center, Littleton, CA
  • Duties included: Welcoming patients and facilitating registration, obtaining information including personal data, medical history, and insurance coverage, requesting records and files from other healthcare providers, completing insurance forms and making patient referrals, locating patient insurance information, answering a high volume of calls and responding to general inquiries.
  • Delivered letters and memos and typed forms and labels.
  • Retrieved and filled medical records and reports.
  • Prepared and coordinated specimens and cultures for dispatch to laboratory.
  • Obtained initial lab and diagnostic test results and performed patient vital signs.  
*References available upon request.