Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 164839-1A
Date Posted: Dec 9, 2020
Category: Clinical Technician
Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.
About the Job
Position Summary: Under the general supervision of the Laboratory Manager, processes and routes specimens to the appropriate laboratory for analysis and is familiar with the patient and specimen requirements for these tests. The Laboratory Technician performs some clinical assays and the associated supporting work for use in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. He/she performs associated quality control and quality assurance procedures as required. The Laboratory Technician responds to telephone inquiries from laboratory personnel, physicians, or other interested parties and resolves a variety of routine problems. Coverage includes rotating weekends and holidays. Phlebotomy is required.
Education: A bachelor’s degree in chemical, physical, biological, or clinical laboratory science is required, and previous laboratory experience is preferred, but new grads will be considered.
Why Beth Israel Lahey Health?
Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated health care system that brings together academic medical centers and teaching hospitals, community, and specialty hospitals, and more. We are made up of more than 4,000 physicians — including 850 primary care physicians, 9,000 nurses and nearly 35,000 employees in a shared mission to expand access to great care and advance the science and practice of medicine through groundbreaking research and education.
Together, we share a commitment to delivering the very best
Increased Pay Rates
Benefits Start Day 1
Excellent Shift Differentials
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
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.