Phlebotomists work in blood banks, hospitals, clinics and other medical facilities drawing blood from patients in preparation for medical testing. As a Phlebotomist, you must be able to work directly with patients and have the ability to calm them. Safety is key in phlebotomy and all safety precautions must be taken to prevent the transmission of infectious diseases.
Draw blood for tests, transfusions, donations, or research. May explain the procedure to patients and assist in the recovery of patients with adverse reactions.