Phlebotomist

Time-Based Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
Vermont Healthcare & Information Technology Education Center (Vermont HITEC)
O*Net Code
31-9097.00
Rapids Code
2036
Req. Hours
9400
State
DC
Created
Apr 04, 2021
Updated
Apr 04, 2021

Time-Based Skills

6 skill sets | 30 total skills | 9400 total hours
Clerical Functions - 2400 req. hrs
Utilize eDH and Cerner computer systems to access patient orders
400 hrs
Print requisitions
400 hrs
Input orders (including outside provider orders)
400 hrs
Print label
400 hrs
Research undefined tests
400 hrs
Assess appropriateness of multiple tests (avoid duplicate billing
400 hrs
Laboratory Preparation and Maintenance - 2600 req. hrs
Prepare phlebotomy workstations and patients with appropriate supplies for collecting and labeling blood and fluid specimens
100 hrs
Record temperatures on refrigerators
100 hrs
Technical Functions - 6100 req. hrs
Select appropriate collection site
700 hrs
Use aseptic technique when collecting blood
700 hrs
Collect appropriate volume
700 hrs
Label specimens accurately
700 hrs
Assess patient during and after procedure, release when appropriate
700 hrs
Patient Care Services - 8100 req. hrs
Identify patients according to lab policy
500 hrs
Explain procedures to patients appropriately
500 hrs
Demonstrate integrity and compassion when interacting with patients and caregivers
500 hrs
Demonstrate ability to set priorities and be able to manage multiple tasks
500 hrs
Professional/Department Growth - 8700 req. hrs
Utilize national available resources to keep current on all aspects of the phlebotomy field, including attending conferences, re- certifying credentials, and sharing the latest processes and procedures learned with other departmental staff
100 hrs
Attend staff meetings
100 hrs
Demonstrate willingness to learn
100 hrs
Accept accountability for actions
100 hrs
Keep current on changes in lab tests, policies, procedures
100 hrs
Complete special assignments without reservation
100 hrs
Laboratory Procedures/Policies - 9400 req. hrs
Follow all written procedures
100 hrs
Use personal protection
100 hrs
Follow universal policy when handling specimens
100 hrs
Maintain ongoing awareness of patient rights
100 hrs
Use written resources and supervisors to solve problems
100 hrs
Follow national HIPAA compliance standards
100 hrs
Understand and fulfill required overtime and holiday shift work requirements
100 hrs