Lab Associate, per diem

Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 151541-1A
Date Posted: Nov 8, 2018

Job Description

Welcome To

Beverly Hospital, A member of Lahey Health, promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care.  You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Compassion, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork, and Empathy. 

About the Job

Position Summary:

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.

Scheduled Hours

Per diem, hours assigned as needed.

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.