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  • Job Objective: A brief overview of the position.
    • Performs waived and up to moderate complexity testing on manual, automated, semi-automated platforms, processes specimens and specimen setup per department policy and procedure, and assists CLS, HT, and CT with daily operation; performs instrument maintenance, quality control and troubleshooting; performs Laboratory Assistant function, and shares skills intra-departmentally.

  • Reports to
    • Assigned Supervisor
  • Supervises
    • N/A
  • Ages of Patients
    • Neonate/ Infant
    • Pediatric
    • Adolescent
    • Adult
    • Geriatric
  • Blood Borne Pathogens
    • High Potential
  • Qualifications
    • Education
      • Required: High school diploma, GED or higher degree
      • Preferred: Associate’s Degree in Science in related field
    • Licensure/Certification
      • N/A
    • Experience
      • Required: One (1) year of relevant work experience in a laboratory or hospital or Associate’s degree in related field or higher in lieu of experience if hired after January 1, 2023
      • Preferred: Anatomic pathology laboratory experience

  • Essential Responsibilities
    • Demonstrates compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance policies, and takes action to resolve compliance questions or concerns and report suspected violations.
    • Orders and processes laboratory requests in accordance with established procedures.

    • Collects and processes all necessary paperwork, assuring appropriate reporting
    • Assists in ordering, maintaining, and restocking of supplies
    • Answers telephone and responds to questions or directs call to appropriate individual
    • Utilizes Laboratory Information System as appropriate
    • Disinfects and maintains work areas as needed
    • Assists CLS, HT, CT in performing preventative maintenance and quality control procedures.

    • Demonstrates proficiency in the operation and troubleshooting of laboratory equipment and instrumentation with direction from the CLS, HT, CT
    • Performs pre-analytic non-technical test setup.

    • Assist in the orientation and training of Medical Laboratory Scientist Students and Medical Fellows.
    • Performs waived testing as directed by the department lead, supervisor, manager or director
    • Complies with hospital and Laboratory safety policies and procedures
    • Complies with all State and federal regulations.

    • In addition to the above responsibilities, department specific duties include:
      • Cytology: Fine needle aspirate scheduling, prepare Cytology preparations and staining
      • Histology: Assists Pathologists and Pathologists’ Assistant with gross specimen procedures; performs frozen section and assists with autopsies when necessary; files pathology slides and blocks and retrieve them from offsite archiving locations; send out and receive pathology slides and blocks; assist Histotech, Pathologists Assistants, and Pathologists with pre and post testing functions under the direction of the department supervisor, lead, manager or director.
      • Microbiology: Reviews specimen test selection for correct collection and appropriate test selection; Performs Microbiology specimen setup consisting of selection of appropriate media and incubation environment; aliquots shared specimens, with distribution to appropriate department.
      • Transfusion Services: Picks up blood samples from, and delivers blood components to patient locations throughout the hospitals; Checks patient history for evidence of antibodies, prior treatment history, previous ABO and Rh and autologous unit availability; Thaws FFP and Cryo, and dispenses all blood products through the computer; Assists in signing out blood to Nursing Services; Performs daily inventory, orders products as needed; Picks up blood totes from patient areas.
      • ED STAT Lab: Assist in Transfusion Services as directed by the Supervisor, Lead, or CLS.
      • Triage: Researches and performs reference lab specimen send outs; Assist and backup for the in house Reference Laboratory coordinator; Specimen prep and test setup for automation, flow and immunology departments.
    • Performs other duties as necessary.

Eisenhower Health offers a generous benefits package and a matched retirement plan.

Employees are eligible to participate in a benefits program designed to make a difference for you and your family.

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