Providence Health & Services Laboratory Assistant II in Everett, Washington
Providence is calling a Laboratory Assistant II (0.875 FTE, Night Shift) in the Clinical Laboratory Services to Providence Health & Services in Everett, WA
Responsible for phlebotomy and processing of appropriate samples for testing, to include:
1) Computer inquiry and entry to maintain patient demographics as well as test ordering details in multiple computer systems in accordance with compliance guidelines
2) Processing and preparing samples for testing at PRMCE laboratories and Patient Service Centers
3) Processing, preparing and packaging samples for delivery to reference labs
Work is conducted in accordance with all regulatory accreditation agency requirements. Processes all specimen types and sources to be analyzed by the laboratory including blood, urine, cultures and other body fluids. Phlebotomy procedures are required which includes venous and capillary punctures, and urine collections for medical and legal testing procedures (Legal collections depending on location). Some assignments may require out of office travel.
In this position you will:
Demonstrate age specific patient care considerations for the population served
Perform Phlebotomy of Patients
Perform Data Entry
Ensure Correct Patient/Specimen Identification
Follow up on orders and problem specimens
Keep Up to Date on Lab/Hospital Procedures
Maintain confidentiality of records or medical center information at all times
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School Diploma or equivalent
Keyboarding skills - 30 WPM
CPR certification is also required CPR training completed by 1st month of employment
Completion of a Phlebotomy course (including completion of a 4 week internship in Phlebotomy in a clinical laboratory setting), or completion of an accredited Medical Assistant Course, or six months of related laboratory work experience and eligible for DOH Medical Assistant-Phlebotomy license
Active DOH Medical Assistant-Phlebotomy or Medical Assistant-Certified license (which includes the 7 hours of Blood Borne Pathogens training)
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of an electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.
The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Medical Technologist
Req ID: 243343