Fast paced, diverse area of work.
Pros: strong team atmosphere, flexible with shift hours, variety of work, very clean hospital
Cons: low pay
Processing diverse specimens by preparing them for their respective departments (microbiology, chemistry, urinalysis, hematology..etc.)
Aliquoting, Registration patient's requisitions, medical coding/ billing insurance forms.
Operating lab equipment
Checking temperatures where specimens are stored.
Blood drawing inpatients and outpatients
One on one – more... patient interaction
Specimen handling and send out procedures (Quest / PAML)
Satellite service ( Maiden Creek urgent care)
Urgent and stat procedures followed for time sensitive specimens
Doctor /patient interaction. – less