Laboratory Assistant Job

Full Job Title: Lab Assistant

Job Number: 17009219

Facility: SSM Health St. Clare Hospital - Fenton

Location: Fenton, MO

Schedule: Part Time (Benefit Eligible)

Hours: 0330a - 730a weekday / 0400a - 1230p weekend

Description

Role Purpose:
Under general supervision, performs a variety of general clerical duties to support the laboratory department, including receptionist and secretarial support, admission activities, and order entry processing. Performs phlebotomy and/or receive specimens. Correctly matches test orders to specimens and delivers to the proper departments in established time frames.
Responsibilities:
    • Promotes an overall exceptional patient care experience by responding to requests in a timely manner and providing quality laboratory services in a professional, supportive environment.
    • Contributes to the overall clinical performance through efficient unit operations by following policies and procedures, reporting needed changes, and maintaining accurate documentation related to job duties.
    • Promotes exceptional safety and clinical outcomes by complying with procedures, rules and regulations such as infection control policies and procedures, document control, basic maintenance procedures and proper patient specimen identification protocol.
    • Contributes to the overall employee satisfaction by demonstrating an ownership of our department goals and vision by actively participating in staff meetings, project teams and surveys and offering assistance to others when needed.
    • Plays an active role in the financial performance through responsible use of department resources and efficient organization of workload.
    Qualifications
    Minimum Qualifications:
    • High School plus specialized training (minimum of 6 months)
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Previous lab experience

SSM Health St. Clare Hospital - Fenton is a full-service, 154-bed state-of-the-art hospital, designed to provide exceptional, patient-centered care. The St. Clare Hospital - Fenton campus – complete with heart, neurosciences and cancer care services; an ambulatory surgery center, outpatient procedure center, outpatient diagnostic center and medical office building – serves the needs of a rapidly expanding population in southwest St. Louis County.

SSM Health is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Learn More »


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