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University Hospital

Laboratory Assistant II PRN, Nights

Post Date:Dec 28, 2017Type:Full-Time
Start Date:12/28/2017Salary:
Location:US-FL-Tamarac Job Reference:01079-6956
Required JobQualifications include:
  • High School or GED preferred
  • Vocational/Technical, preferred
  • Phlebotomy Certificate preferred
  • 1-3 years of previous experience in clinical laboratory setting strongly preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills strongly preferred
  • Basic computer skills preferred.
  • Well organized and detail oriented.
  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.

Job Description:
IntegratedRegional Laboratories
LaboratoryAssistant II – PRN (.001 FTE), 11P-7A
University Medical Center and Hospital


Integrated Regional Laboratories (IRL)includes thirteen HCA hospital laboratories in Palm Beach, Broward, Dade, SaintLucie and Okeechobee counties and one Core Laboratory in Broward County.  Through the process of re-engineering and theapplication of leading edge automation technology, IRL has transformedlaboratory operations in the HCA East Florida market into an integrated servicenetwork.

IRL is a member of the nation’sleading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCARanks on Fortune’s list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years.In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most EthicalCompanies.  Join our tradition ofexcellence!

Facility Description:
At UniversityHospital and Medical Center, it's all about community. For almost 35 yearswe've transformed right alongside the South Florida community we serve. Today,we're a 317-bed facility that is fully accredited by the Joint Commission onAccreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). Our team includes nearly1,000 healthcare professionals and 550 physicians. We invite you to make ourteam even stronger.
UniversityHospital & Medical Center has been honored by being nationally recognizedwith many prestigious awards and accolades, including: awarded the Gold Seal ofApproval by the Joint Commission, designated as a Blue Distinction Center forKnee and Hip Replacement, awarded the Disease Specific Care Certification forOrthopedic Joint Replacement and received the Five Star Excellence Award inEmergency Services.

We offer a generouscompensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, andMedical Insurance. 

Job Description

The LabAssistant II performs any three of the following non-technical supportfunctions in a hospital/clinical laboratory setting: specimen collection,specimen processing, submission and monitoring of specimens submitted toreferral laboratories for esoteric testing, patient registration. 

Job Responsibilities Include but arenot Limited to:
  • Demonstratesa thorough understanding of specimen collection and testing requirements aswell as specimen rejection criteria
  • Demonstratesproficiency in venipunctures and/or fingersticks on pediatric, neonatal, adultsand geriatric patients
  • Completesappropriate specimen collection documentation
  • Responsiblefor clerical duties (i.e., faxing, phones, pneumatic tube system, reports)
  • Performsregistration and order entry procedures, as requested, with accuracy, and in atimely manner
  • Labelsspecimens and aliquots according to established protocols and according totesting ordered
  • Centrifugesand aliquots specimens appropriately, based on specimen type and tests ordered.
  • Cleansthe area upon emergency spills of specimens
  • Processes,sorts, and prepares specimens for submission to referral laboratories fortesting in accordance with specimen requirements for tests ordered.
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