Phlebotomists draw blood from patients and may also work with other specimen samples for donation, research and for the laboratory. They can be employed in hospitals, blood donor centers, clinics, and laboratories.

    Phlebotomist will:

    • Draw blood from patients and blood donors
    • Explain the blood-drawing procedure to patients and answer questions
    • Perform basic testing, such as blood glucose levels
    • Prepare blood, urine, and specimens for laboratory testing
    • Maintain medical equipment such as needles, test tubes, and blood vials

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