The task of the phlebotomist is to collect various blood samples of different patients that can assist health expert as the best tool for diagnostic any health issues. It is also an important post in the medical field, so the individual need special training and knowledge about the diagnostic physiology and anatomy and collect blood as well. Phlebotomists can get into the training programs by the community colleges, vocational schools and hospitals for better expertise. Phlebotomists can works with the nurses and doctors within the hospitals, laboratories, blood banks, private healthcare sector and any other heath care department.
In case of mobile Phlebotomist can visit different location to collect blood even if from the patients residence while patient can seriously ill. Phlebotomists can also travel with the blood donation drives in each and every week from place to place for blood collection. It is also special designed for the person who never access the medical service their own. These sorts of job is unchanged for these professionals those working in the one health care facility. However, phlebotomist is also responsible to works according to the safety process as well as protocols made by OSHA or Occupational Safety and Health Administration and CLSI or the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute. Due to these reasons, this process is performing within the sterile and safe environment.
Also, the entire blood sample should be well labeled and documented to avoid any further problem. Safe transportation and storage of collected blood sample is another important task of this professional because many patients life depending on it. Traveling phlebotomists or Mobile Phlebotomist can face some different challenge with comparison to the traditional phlebotomists. Due to lack of hospital environment the traveling phlebotomists can face some problem during their working hours. So, these sorts of process are performed within the ambulances as well as medical vans for better safety.