Laboratory Assistant, Clinical
University of Miami - Coral Gables, FL

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The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine-UHealth is home to some of the brightest minds in the world. Our Faculty teach students who represent the future of medicine. Our researchers are discovering breakthrough patient treatments. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and subspecialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year.

The Department of Pathology is seeking a Part-time Clinical Laboratory Assistant. The incumbent is responsible for the receipt of samples (blood, body fluids, tissues, etc.) and verifying that information on attached requisitions matches specimen container information: i.e., patient identity, demographics and completeness of required information. Resolves any clerical or specimen discrepancies with the appropriate personnel in the appropriate department or physician’s office to ensure that the correct test is performed as ordered on the correct patient specimen. Registration and processing of test orders is accurate and performed in a timely manner according to standard protocols.

The minimum requirements are: High school diploma or equivalent and one year of work related experience required. Must be able to work a flexible work schedule. Proficiency with computers is preferred. Any appropriate combination of relevant education, experience and/or certification may be considered.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the groundbreaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. University of Miami Hospital is the flagship facility of UHealth, which also includes the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, along with dozens of outpatient facilities. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

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