Phlebotomists bring the life-saving work of the clinical lab to the bedside
It is a skill, drawing blood…finding people who have both the technique to perform phlebotomy and the level of empathy to be able to interact with patients, it’s an important mix.
— Joanne Trout, president of HCA Healthcare’s Laboratory Services.
I love working in the lab. I get to play a part in people’s recovery.
— Cheltina Sanchez, phlebotomist at HCA Healthcare’s Brigham City Community Hospital, Utah.
You get to see patients through their journey…I love that part of the job – the relationships you get to build.
— Cheltina Sanchez
I genuinely love to help people…I love my coworkers. I have a very good family over here in the lab. Teamwork is a big thing over here and it matters who you work with.
— Miguel Berrondo Jr., phlebotomy supervisor at HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake, Texas
HCA Excellence in Nursing Award Compassionate Care Recipient Ed Lee
When Hurricane Harvey hit south Texas in August 2017, Ed Lee was…