Community Health Systems Laboratory Assistant, PRN, Varied Shifts, LAB, AllianceHealth Ponca City in Ponca City, Oklahoma

Description:

The Laboratory Assistant is responsible for the completion of the routine workload in the specimen collection, processing, and office areas according to established laboratory policies and procedures. The exact nature of the work may vary depending on the workload and the assigned tasks.

Correctly identifies patient specimens according to established laboratory protocols. Successfully collects venipuncture samples with minimal discomfort to the patient. Successfully collects capillary samples with minimal discomfort to the patient.

Must observe professional ethics in maintaining confidential information acquired regarding personal, financial, medical or employment of patients, families, and employees of AHPC. Must follow and enforce accepted safety practices for patients and AHPC. Must report hazards and initiate appropriate action. Must participate in safety instructional programs.

The above statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the essential functions of this position as identified, and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position.

Qualifications

2 years recent clinical laboratory experience preferred. Job duties include collecting venous, capillary and arterial blood samples, alliquoting and preparing samples for analysis, inventory management. Excellent customer service skills are required. The ability to work independently and as the member of a team is required. Evening shift, full time Monday through Friday with occasional weekends. Rotating holiday shifts required. Occasional overtime required.

Job: Laboratory

Organization: AllianceHealth Ponca City

Location: OK-Ponca City

Requisition ID: 1744429