Community Health Systems Medical Lab Assistant in Blue Island, Illinois


The Lab Assistant receives lab specimens in the processing area. This includes the evaluation of specimen integrity, phlebotomy, ordering, registration and specimen processing; collect and label specimens correctly, perform POC testing, deliver specimens to appropriate departments, stock lab supplies, and perform clerical duties.

All activities are conducted in compliance with federally mandated MetroSouth Medical Center Corporate Responsibility Process, HIPAA guidelines, safety and infection control protocols.


Education: High school diploma or GED equivalent required.

Experience: Previous experience in the laboratory setting preferred. Knowledge of medical terminology desirable.

License/Certification: None required.

Job: Histology - Pathology

Organization: MetroSouth Medical Center

Location: IL-Blue Island

Requisition ID: 1840724

This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.