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Shawna Reip

I have worked in the medical field as a phlebotomist/lab assistant for over 15 years.  I am ready to take on a more challenging career that involves variety within the position as well as room to grow in the company.

Work experience

Oct 2006Present

Lab Assistant/Phlebotomist

Lutheran Hosptial

Obtain blood samples from inpatients and outpatients, deliver to correct department for testing. Receive specimens into the lab that are delivered from various departments in the hospital by entering into computer system, then deliver to proper department. Prepare specific samples to be sent by courier to Cleveland Clinic main campus or Fairview Hospital, fax results to physicians offices, order supplies, mail out results, and answer phones.

Nov 1999Sep 2006

Phlebotomist/Radiology Assistant  

Elyria Memorial Hospital/Amherst Hospital/EMH at Avon 

At Elyria Memorial and Amherst Hospitals I collected blood samples by venipuncture throughout hospital as needed, accepted and logged specimens into computer system when delivered to the lab, prepared specimens to be sent for further testing, performed EKG's, answered phones, filed  necessary paperwork and faxed paperwork. At EMH at Avon I was an outpatient phlebotomist as well as a radiology assistant. I escorted patients to MRI or CAT SCAN and prepared them for testing. I set up the rooms for the appropriate tests and ordered the tests in the computer.

Education

Mar 1998Dec 1998

Ultrasound Diagnostic School Jacksonville, Fl

Medical Assistant

I finished 9 months of this 1 year school. I planned on finishing this course after returning to Ohio, but instead, obtained a job as a phlebotomist.

Jan 1994Jan 1998

United States Air Force

Senior Airman

Honorable Discharge Utilities Systems Specialist/Environmental Planner/Environmental Laws 

In the Air Force I trained as a Utilities Systems Specialist (interior and exterior plumber). I then transitioned to the role of Environmental Planner. This job ensured all environmental laws were followed during the  construction of buildings on base.  

Skills

Team player
Experience using Microsoft Word, Excel & Outlook
Problem resolution ability
Communicates effectively
Exceptional multi-tasker
Calm and level-headed under duress
Quick problem solver

References

Jennifer Polasko, Mammography Tech. (440)670-1560

Summa Health System, Cleveland Clinic

Rachel Horton, RN (440)822-9761

Davita Dialysis