Laboratory Assistant (Full-Time, Days)

Lakewood Regional Medical Center - Lakewood, CA (30+ days ago)4.0


Lakewood Regional Medical Center is proud to be an integral part of the Orange County community. From orthopedics to cardiac care to urology, we’ve received many designations for quality care. Although we appreciate these prestigious honors, we are most honored by the opportunity to serve you and your loved ones. We’re committed to finding new ways to improve and make our hospital the best place for patients, physicians and employees. We appreciate the opportunity to serve you, and we are here any time you need help.

Job Summary
Under the direct supervision of the Phlebotomy Supervisor or General Laboratory Supervisor, responsible for routine and STAT phlebotomy, specimen processing and assisting with routine clerical duties, filing and telephone reception. This position serves both inpatients and outpatients of all ages. This position has limited authority over phlebotomy students

Qualifications:
Mandatory
Current Phlebotomy Certificate which meets current California standards
High school graduate or equivalent
1 year practical experience as laboratory assistant or recent completion of phlebotomy program
Physical Requirements
Must be able to type or otherwise demonstrate proficiency with computer keyboard
Must be able to lift 25 pounds
Must be able to work effectively in a clinical laboratory with various electronic and mechanical testing instruments as well as a variety of "manual" testing kits which may often employ chemicals and compounds which can be harmful or hazardous if handled inappropriately
JOB: Phlebotomy/Blood/Medical Asst
PRIMARY LOCATION: Lakewood, California
FACILITY: Lakewood Regional Medical Center
JOB TYPE: Full-Time
SHIFT TYPE: Days

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