Minimum 1 year experience preferred
Performs a variety of computer terminal operations, customer inquiry telephone services and receptionist duties. Receives, processes and handles specimens according to established procedures. Registers and schedules patients and specimens following established procedures . Receives, identifies and/or labels, processes and handles body fluid specimens for analysis. Centrifuges, separates and prepares specimens for transport . Determines and/or provides information for billing on “send out” specimens. Performs secretarial duties: answers the telephone, calls results, maintains records, files Performance Improvement (P.I.) logs and monitors inventory and stocks supplies . Generates and distributes fax reports as appropriate.
High school diploma or general education diploma (GED) preferred ; completion of course in health care and/or clerical/secretarial field preferred. 1 year experience preferred. Basic typing skills and knowledge of medical terminology preferred. Working knowledge of the HIS, LIS and Financial software system preferred. Proficiency in a suite of Microsoft Office applications .