Clinical Lab Assistant

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Aug 01, 2018
Closes
Sep 28, 2018
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Provides point of entry for all specimens coming into the laboratory. Supports technical areas of the laboratory. Labels, processes, and distributes patient specimens for testing; responsible for registration and test data entry. Monitors supply levels in specimen processing area. Operates and maintains laboratory equipment; responsible for both internal and external customer inquiry and problem resolution. Frequent interaction with hospitals, nursing facilities, and physician office staff.

External Posting Description
Our star candidate will have completed a phlebotomy program or have a minimum of one year of phlebotomy experience and will hold a high school diploma or equivalent. Top candidates will hold a BLS certification or will secure it within 60 days of hire.

Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital

Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital, located in Charlottesville, VA, is a Magnet status, 176-bed facility featuring all patient-friendly private rooms. Since its founding more than 100 years ago, Sentara Martha Jefferson has constantly evolved to meet the diverse healthcare needs of the patients who trust us with their care. Today, our vision is as clear as it was to our founders. We will continue to set the standard for clinical quality and personalized healthcare services. Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital was recognized by Soliant Health as the 2012 Most Beautiful Hospital in America.

Sentara Benefits:

Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!


Keyword: Lab Assistant, Laboratory Processing, Specimen Processing

Education Level
High School Grad or Equivalent

Experience
Required: Healthcare - 1 year

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Active Listening, Communication, Reading Comprehension, Service Orientation, Speaking, Typing Speed 30+ WPM, Writing

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Secondary Education in a Clinical setting may be considered in lieu of experience.

Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital Clinical Laboratory is hiring a Clinical Lab Assistant.

Sentara Laboratory Services is a team of more than 700 Clinical Laboratory Professionals that service 12 hospitals and the communities around them in the Virginia and Northeastern North Carolina region.

Our Clinical Lab Assistants perform caring, patient focused phlebotomy services and collects, labels, and processes specimens for testing, as well as registration and data entry. Our team also provides superior service to both internal and external customer inquiry and problem resolution. Our best team mate thrives in a fast paced environment and thinks on their feet.

Enhance your career and join a committed team positively impacting the communities we serve.

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