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Laboratory Assistant, Full-Time Nights St. Mary's

Carondelet St. Mary's Hospital
Tucson, AZ 85701

JOB SUMMARY:

Performs technical and clerical functions in one or more sections of the laboratory.


RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assists with receiving, identifying, accessioning, processing and transporting specimens.
Maintains equipment and adequate stock of supplies.
Maintains work area in a safe, aseptic and organized manner.
Performs clerical duties which may include but are not limited to answering phones, data entry, and filing.
Performs standard venipuncture techniques (Vacutainer, Syringe, Butterfly, Capillary-Heel/Finger) while adhering to policies regarding collection sites. Collects and labels specimens following established protocols including but not limited to specimen tube types, draw order, blood draw volume, comments, etc.
Coordinates distribution of all specimens to ensure smooth patient transition and/or delivery of services. Processes all specimens delivered to laboratory via couriers, nursing personnel, pneumatic tube systems, outpatient personnel, and laboratory personnel.
Assists in staff orientation and training.
Pulls up collection lists, assigns draws, monitors draws and implements process changes to meet the changing needs of the department.




Qualifications:
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION:
Certification Required: Current Basic Life Support (BLS).
Certification Preferred: American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) or equivalent that meets Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) requirements for position.


EDUCATION:
Required: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D.)
Preferred: Associates Degree in related field, including externship. Additional training in CQI Process related health care standards and practices.


WORK EXPERIENCE:
Required: Three (3) years experience as a Lab Assistant or Phlebotomist.


Job: Laboratory and Clinical Technicians
Primary Location: Tucson, Arizona
Facility: Carondelet St. Mary's Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Nights

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Posted: 2019-09-04 Expires: 2019-10-04

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Tucson, AZ 85701

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