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AdventHealth Laboratory Assistant PRN in Mansfield, Texas

Description

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

  • Mental Health Resources and Support

Our promise to you:

Joining Texas Health Hospital Mansfield - AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. Texas Health Hospital Mansfield - AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Texas Health Hospital Mansfield- operates as a joint venture between Texas Health Resources and AdventHealth.

Schedule: PRN

Shift : Variety of shifts

Location: 2300 Lone Star Road; Mansfield, TX 76063

The community you’ll be caring for:

  • Join a family of caregivers focused on whole-person health and committed to making communities healthier.

  • Provide wholistic care for patients that extends to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families. Chaplains are available to meet with patients, families and team members 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to provide spiritual support.

  • Help develop a brand new $150 million community hospital and medical office building that will provide services such as Emergency Services, Medical/Surgical, ICU, Women’s Services, General Surgery, Orthopedics, Interventional Cardiology and Gastroenterology.

  • Grow in your career with AdventHealth, named in 2018 by Becker’s Hospital Review as one of the “150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare”. AdventHealth has partnered with Texas Health Resources, named in 2019 as one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For, to build Texas Health Mansfield, which is creating new opportunities for employment and professional growth.

  • Thrive in the Mansfield community, ranked by CNN/Money Magazine as #17 for “Best Places to Live”. Mansfield is one of the fastest growing areas of North Texas, projected to reach more than 250,000 residents by 2023. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 41%, higher than the national average of 33.5%. Mansfield has top-rated schools, over 1000 acres of parkland, quality housing, a historic downtown area, recreational opportunities for all ages, and a growing business community.

The role you’ll contribute:

The Laboratory Assistant I performs various laboratory support procedures in assigned areas which may include phlebotomy and/or specimen processing in clinical and anatomical pathology areas. The Laboratory Assistant I must meet the required basic continuing education and department specific requirements. Work customarily involves practical knowledge in various laboratory procedures and support functions.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

Performs assigned pre-analytical activities related to laboratory testing, which may include:

  • Collects patient, physician and test order information in order to create patient accounts. This includes verifying patient identification, insurance information, physician credentials and test order requirements.

  • Blood specimen collection to include phlebotomy and skin puncture for all age groups

  • General equipment maintenance, function checks and documentation

  • Receives, and processes patient specimens which includes separating specimens by centrifugation prior to testing. May include transporting.

  • Aliquots different sample types, if needed, and either loads preanalytical instruments, which include automated stainers, or delivers them to the testing department

  • Cytopreparatory staining

  • Accessioning of surgical cases that requires a knowledge of anatomy.

  • Receive and set up cultures. Inoculation of different petri dishes for bacterial growth

  • Blood and/or Blood Component processing, storing, shipping, modifying and selecting compatible products using a validated Transfusion Information System

  • Performs periodic preventive instrument maintenance and quality assurance procedures as assigned

  • Cleaning and disinfection of selected or assigned laboratory equipment and spaces, and other pre-analytical activities.

  • Inventory control and supply stocking

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

Minimum qualifications :

  • HS Diploma or Equivalency

Preferred qualifications:

  • Completion of a phlebotomy training program

  • Six Months in AdventHealth Lab

  • PBT(ASCP) or MLA (ASCP) or equivalent

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

Category: Laboratory

Organization: Texas Health Mansfield

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: Texas Health Hosp Mansfield

Req ID: 22026994

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.