Performs accurate and timely entry of laboratory test requests. Operates the laboratory computer system and executes the computer job stream. Performs accurate and timely collection and/or processing of specimens in the section assigned.
This is a part-time, benefits eligible opportunity to work eight hour shifts starting at 4am, 5am, and/or 6am; including every other Saturday and rotating holidays (schedule subject to change).
Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations, policies, procedures and standards
Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements
Performs specimen processing and collection to ensure the accurate and appropriate performance of patient testing while maintaining patient dignity, comfort and confidentiality
Reviews, follows and understands established laboratory quality assurance and quality control procedures
Answers phones, supports and troubleshoots problems of clients and users
Recognizes, investigates and resolves unusual order(s) and test requests
Organizes work such that time deadlines are consistently met and is able to adjust work schedule in response to STAT or unusual requests, including expected turnaround times
Performs and documents maintenance and troubleshooting procedures on laboratory equipment
At HealthEast, our patients are our neighbors and we are dedicated to their, and our, optimal health and well-being. We are guided by our faith-based heritage, a call to healing that respects the dignity and culture of every person. We empower our patients with user-friendly access to their health information, dependable service, and affordable, high-quality care.
We put new, more efficient models of care into practice, allowing our 7,500 employees and 850 physicians to focus on what’s important: providing compassionate health care that puts the patient and their needs first. With 14 clinics, home care, a medical transportation center, and four hospitals — Bethesda Hospital, St. John’s Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital, and Woodwinds Health Campus — we provide excellent family health and specialization, including primary, maternity, orthopaedics and post-acute care.