Department:OH1MH_19000_002 Clinical Laboratory Mcw
Expected Weekly Hours:20
Position Purpose:At Mount Carmel, we work to continuously inspire one another. Here, all are welcome. It is this culture of humility and compassion that sets Mount Carmel apart. We see the big picture and do the right thing. That means a dedication to the well-being our both our colleagues and the patients they serve.
Job Description Details:
Our Laboratory Assistant colleagues support our mission in a variety of ways. Their compassion and commitment to collaborative excellence positively impacts our patients and the communities we serve. This is what truly sets Mount Carmel apart. In return, Mount Carmel provides excellent learning and growth opportunities, excellent benefits and opportunities to succeed.
In accordance with the Mission and Guiding Behaviors; the Laboratory Assistant receives
and distributes specimens to the appropriate laboratory section. Processes and prepares specimens for testing and send out. Produces reports for faxing or delivery as needed and communicates appropriate information to the health care team. Ensure accurate registration and placement of test orders with all information required.
- Customer Service - Establishes, maintains, and improves strong positive relationships with the medical staff, the public, other Mount Carmel Health departments and own department staff.
- Works actively to instill and maintain cost prevention and cost containment. Assesses the acceptability of the specimens sent/brought to the laboratory.
- Performs contract management and LIS registrations. Maintains all required documentation. Places patient orders accurately.
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- Basic computer skills required. Working knowledge of medical terminology is
desirable. Previous experience in health related field preferred.
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