Lab Associate -Family Practice (full time)

Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 157690-1A
Date Posted: Oct 2, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Lahey Health Primary Care. With over 55 primary care practices in more than 30 nearby communities , our primary care physicians and care teams provide quality close to where our patients live or work. We have a team approach to patient care and have developed long-standing, mutually respectful relationships with local specialists at our affiliate hospitals to guide and support the most effective and efficient patient care. As part of the Beth Israel Lahey Health system, we now have the opportunity to care for even more individuals across eastern Massachusetts.

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.

Requires multi-campus rotation.  Responsible for working weekends, holidays, and for covering other than primary shift, as assigned

Education Experience: 

1.    High School graduate or equivalent preferred

2.    Successful completion of approved phlebotomy program preferred

3.    Completion of Phlebotomy Internship preferred

3.    1 Year experience preferred

Certification/License: 

1. Valid State Driver’s License

2. Phlebotomy Certification Preferred

 

Shift

DAYS /  40 HOURS / BEVERLY, MA

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.