Department: Lab-Stat Lab-WH
Employment Type: Per Diem
Union Name: SEIU -Service Emp. Int. 1199
Work Days: Varied shifts for a 24/7 operation
Date Posted: 07/28/2017
Requisition Number: hrq-76181
Performs routine laboratory work, with supervision, for which there are well-established procedures and minimal steps. This work contributes to the efficient operation of the laboratory. Duties and responsibilities include: *performing phlebotomy on both adult and pediatric patients *performing quality control and assigned technical work under direct supervision registration of patients *performing such activities as specimen processing, labeling and preparation of specimens as required; creating site batches to be shipped to the Cambridge Hospital Lab *performing assigned technical work under direct supervision. Assigned duties may include but not limited to: a. centrifugation of specimens b. preparation and staining of slides c. preparation of surgical/cytology specimens d. performing point-of-care waived testing e. labeling of tubes/slides for testing f. storage and retrieval of specimens * filing and photocopying of documents * performing computer functions * answering telephone calls for the department * transporting supplies from the lab storeroom to keep work area adequately stocked. *On-call responsibilities
Minimum education: High school diploma or equivalent GED. Additional preferences: 1. previous science course education 2. fluency in the English language 3. basic computer skills; Meditech experience preferred 4. phlebotomy training and experience.