lab assistant/ phlebotomist- tuality healthcare
When it comes to community, everyone has a part to play.
For us, it's an honor and a duty to help those near us
receive the best medical care possible. That's why,
since our beginnings in 1918, we've worked hard to
provide quality, convenient care for our patients.
Throughout our growth and expansion, we have become a
strong community-governed, not for profit, healthcare
system. We take pride in our excellent quality of work
and all of our services provided, creating an atmosphere
that benefits our staff and patients alike.
At Tuality Healthcare we recognize that the foundation
for providing excellent care begins with recruiting
exceptional candidates and cultivating the talents of
our current employees.
Summary of Duties
The role of Laboratory Assistant encompasses many areas
of the laboratory. Laboratory Assistants perform
phlebotomy and drug screen collections; receive and
process specimens; occasionally perform some technical
procedures under direct supervision; access information
in computer, register patients, order tests and perform
charting functions. They play a key role in the
pre-analytic and post-analytic process of specimen
HIRING COMPETENCIES - skills & experiences the applicant
should bring to the job.
a) Education: Lab Assistant positions that include
testing as part of the job functions require a high
school diploma or equivalent. Certificate of completion
from Lab Assistant, Phlebotomy, MA or CNA accredited
program preferred or one year experience.
b) License: None required, although ASCP or NCA
Phlebotomy certificate preferred.
c) Must be able to speak, read and write conversational
d) Experience in phlebotomy, processing preferred. Word
processing experience helpful.
e) Typing and previous computer use required.
f) Possesses knowledge and skills through experience
and/or training to be able to provide care appropriate
to the age of patients served in this job.
g) Ability to be thorough and accurate in paperwork.
h) Uses effective communication skills.
i) Personal appearance makes a good first impression.
j) Excellent customer service skills a must.
k) Medical Terminology preferred.
l) Flexible, able to work to meet the needs of the
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:1. Percentage of Time Spent:
% of time
Lifting / Carrying
2. Physically Demanding Tasks: Must be able to lift up
to 20 pounds for brief periods of time. Must be able to
sit at computer for extended periods of time.
Lab General-70200 - 19 months ago
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