We're looking for a Laboratory Assistant, working in the Healthcare Systems & Services industry in Annapolis, Maryland, United States.
Determines and executes the best method for obtaining biological specimens from patients of all ages as required to include venipuncture, capillary, and heel-stick puncture to ensure quality specimens for testing.
Registers patients accurately in the Hospital Information System including, but not limited to, correct date of service, ordering caregiver and special flags; Orders or accessions appropriate tests in Laboratory Information System (LIS) as requested by authorized provider by accurately reading and interpreting orders and being familiar with test mnemonics; Responds to requests for lab results and sends appropriate scheduled reports.
Prepares aliquots and processes samples for a referral to outside labs; distributes specimens to testing or processing locations according to established standard work.
Maintains laboratory supplies inventory and orders appropriate tests in Laboratory Information System (LIS) as requested by the authorized providers by accurately reading and interpreting orders and being familiar with test mnemonics.
Maintains a safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations that allow for easy staff interchange.
We are offering Competitive Compensation and Benefits.
Our client is a regional health system based in Annapolis, Maryland. Serving over one million people.
Providing inpatient and outpatient care. Meeting people where they are via many locations throughout the area.
Recognized nationally for joint replacement, emergency heart attack treatment, and cancer care. Ranked second in Maryland for the number of annual births. Championing life with a Level III neonatal unit. They deliver!
Join a diverse and collaborative team. Work with others to innovate the future of health care. Create a healthier tomorrow for yourself and for the over one million people needing and deserving compassionate care. Are you driven to make a difference? Do it here!
Experience Required for Your Success
High School graduate or equivalent
Six months of experience working in an acute care facility in an equivalent role
What Do You Think?
Does your experience reflect what it takes to be successful in this role? Do the work and challenges get you excited about what's possible? Apply here.