AdventHealthLaboratory Assistant I
Ocala, FL

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

· Benefits from Day One

· Student Loan Repayment Program

· Career Development

· Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

· Mental Health Resources and Support

Our promise to you:

Joining 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. 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.

Schedule: Full Time

Shift : evening position, 1500-2330, rotating weekends

Location: 1500 SW 1 st Ave Ocala, Florida 34471

The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Ocala

· Horse Capital of the World – Home to the World Equestrian Center

· Destination for outdoor enthusiast (golf, kayaking, horseback riding, nature trails)

· Vibrant downtown area with award winning establishments

· Family friendly with many parks and recreation

· Spectacular springs throughout the county

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. May be asked to perform any of the following non technical functions:

The value you’ll bring to the team:

· 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

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed :

· High School Education or equivalent

· Basic Life Support (BLS) certification if required by facility

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

Job Snapshot

  • Facility: AdventHealth Ocala

  • Job Schedule: Full-time

    Pay Range: $16 - $19.847

  • Location: Ocala, FL

  • Job ID: 24013693

  • Job Family: Laboratory

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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