Laboratory Assistant II
Company: Sutter Health
Posted on: November 23, 2022
PAMF-Palo Alto Medical Foundation ALD
Collects blood specimens, as well as receives, handles and
processes specimens for Laboratory testing. Interacts with patients
of diverse ages, backgrounds, values, beliefs and behavior.
Receives, sorts and accessions specimens, assigning to appropriate
pre-analytic and analytic workflow. Completes computerized tasks
related to patient registration and/or test order entry, specimen
collection, receiving and processing. Performs basic post-analytic
tasks, including distributing reports, storing and/or retrieving
specimens. Completes quality-related tasks such as documentation of
work, maintaining a clean, stocked and safe work area, and
monitoring pending work, as well as escalating priority work.
Operates and/or uses basic pre-analytic lab equipment. Adheres to
all local/state/federal regulations, codes, policies and procedures
to ensure privacy and safety while delivering optimal patient
High School or General Education Diploma (GED) or equivalent
CERTIFICATION & LICENSURE
CPTI-Certified Phlebotomy Technician I
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE TYPICALLY REQUIRED
1 year of basic clinical laboratory and phlebotomy experience as
typically acquired in a similar environment.
ADVANCEMENT: To be eligible for advancement to LA II, one must have
2 years (or equivalent) experience as a LA I, demonstrate excellent
performance and proficiency in at least 1 area from LA II including
the essential functions TBD.
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE
Knowledge and practice of standard principles, processes,
procedures, and equipment related to:
1) ordering Laboratory testing,
2) collecting blood specimens,
3) compassionately and effectively interacting with patients,
4) handling and processing biological specimens routinely submitted
to the Laboratory for analysis.
Ability to accurately, precisely, and reliably perform job duties
and assigned tasks.
Ability to organize and prioritize job duties and assigned tasks
for completion within expected timeframes.
Ability to compassionately and effectively interact with patients
of diverse ages, backgrounds, values, beliefs and behaviors.
Days of the Week:
Friday, Monday, Thursday, Tuesday, Wednesday
Number of Openings:
Sutter Health Affiliates are equal opportunity employers
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