Laboratory Assistant Part Time Evenings M-F 4p-9p North Pinellas at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 2/13/2021

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Laboratory Assistant AdventHealth North Pinellas

Location Address: 1395 S Pinellas Avenue, Tarpon Springs, Florida 34689

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth North Pinellas

  • Great Culture
  • Day One Benefits
  • Top Quality outcomes
  • Nurse Excellence Committee (NEC)/Governance
  • Leadership is accessible
  • Located on the Gulf of Mexico

Work Hours/Shift:

Part Time Evenings M-F 4p-9p

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Performs venipuncture according to SOP and with minimum trauma to patients.
  • Assists techs with minor pre-analytic duties as time permits.
  • Processes and prepares samples for testing for send-outs as well as in-house testing.
  • Ensures proper and timely collection of requested labs including stats and timed collections.
  • Distributes 24 hour urine containers with required preservative and instruction labels.
  • Follows Infection Control policies for isolation patients and wears PPE appropriate for duties.
  • Performs EKGs when required as part of the duties on the Outpatient Care Center.
  • Registers Outpatients, Outreach and Contract patients in the LIS.
  • Performs deletion of tests and crediting of test charges.
  • Performs order entry of requested procedures in the LIS.
  • Inventories, orders and maintains proper level of phlebotomy and office supplies.
  • Handles telephone calls in a courteous manner accepting and transferring callers to proper areas.
  • Faxes test results to physicians, nursing and other authorized agencies as required.
  • Educates customers on special collection techniques.

What You Will Need:

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Completion of an accredited phlebotomy training program with certificate.

Job Summary:

Collects blood samples through the use of standard venipuncture techniques and prepares these samples for laboratory testing.  Performs clerical and receptionist functions in the specimen processing area of the laboratory. 

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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