OSF Healthcare Careers

Lab Assistant - COL000214

Hours per week: 40
Status (Benefits): Full-Time
Work Schedule: M,T,TH,F 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Location: 1701 E College Ave, Bloomington, IL, United States

1701 E College Ave, Bloomington, IL, United States

Job Description

Description

The laboratory assistant plays a vital role in the care of our patients.  Laboratory testing is an integral part of the delivery of care and the patient experience.  The laboratory assistant performs specimen collection, is responsible for proper storage of specimens, prepares specimens for transport and performs all point of care testing and quality testing to meet College of American Pathologists (CAP)/Joint Commission and Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) standards.  The laboratory assistant must review provider orders and maintain up to date knowledge of new laboratory standards and information.  The laboratory assistant is responsible for keeping accurate records, such as quality control and temperature monitoring in laboratory areas, and must be committed to patient identification and excellence in customer service. 

Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

High school or GED equivalent.

 

Successful completion of OSF Phlebotomy class within 6 months of hire (if OSF Phlebotomy class has not been previously completed and/or does not have previous phlebotomy experience).

 

Electronic Medical Record

 

Microsoft application basic proficiency

 

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Previous phlebotomy experience or training.

 

Successful completion of OSF Phlebotomy class.

 

American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS.

 

 

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled

Job seekers will be afforded equal opportunity regardless of their race, ethnicity, veteran status or disability status.

 

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Job seekers will be afforded equal opportunity regardless of their race, ethnicity, veteran status or disability status.