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Laboratory medicine at Lahey comprises sections of phlebotomy, immunology, andrology, hematology, chemistry, special chemistry, microbiology and the Blood Bank. Lahey offers laboratory medicine services at multiple locations.

Lab Associate/Phlebotomist, per diem

Job ID 145072 Date posted 10/13/2017
Job Description

The Laboratory Associate provides services as part of the patient care team. Primary responsibilities involve all aspects of specimen collection including registration, order entry, processing, packaging, preparation and transport of specimens. Performs age appropriate phlebotomy procedures on neonatal, pediatric, adult and/or geriatric patients. Assumes responsibility for compliance with all State, Federal, Hospital and Laboratory policies and procedures. Requires strict adherence to quality control guidelines to ensure the integrity of laboratory specimens and accuracy of results. Assumes responsibility for supply ordering and inventory control. Acts as a liaison between customers and the laboratory to ensure customer satisfaction with laboratory services by answering inquiries/resolving problems and relaying results. May perform Microbiological tasks including, but not limited to: planting of all culture types, preparing slides for staining, and incubating plates/plants at proper temperature.
Qualifications

Education/Experience:

High school graduate or equivalent; successful completion of approved phlebotomy program; completion of a phlebotomy internship; 1 year experience.

Certification/License:

Phlebotomy Certification preferred. Scheduled Hours Per diem, hours assigned as needed, day shift, variable start times. Every 3rd weekend required.