Lab Processing Tech, per diem
Must be available 12 weekend shifts per year
Must be available for 2 holiday shifts per year (Memorial Day, Independence Day or Labor Day) and one winter (Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Year's)
Must be available 2 additional shifts per month
This position is covered by the SEIU Collective Bargaining Agreement
An opportunity for a lab processor exists in the laboratory at the Methuen campus of Holy Family Hospital. We are seeking a medical professional to join our team that will consistently bring their A-game. Interested applicants should also possess a can-do spirit that embraces the core values of Holy Family Hospital: Respect, Communication, Compassion, Teamwork, and Accountability.
Answering the laboratory telephone; provides superior customer service to the laboratory's internal and external customers.
Responding to the pneumatic tube. Immediately verifies specimen receipt in the computer and delivers to the appropriate department. Notifies technologist of STAT specimen.
Prepares all specimens, including centrifuging and aliquotting, for testing at a reference lab or other Steward facilities. Enters specified reference laboratory requests and site batches.
Performs all required computer functions including entering orders for outpatients (e.g. Quest, etc.), order entry, results entry and results notification. Calls and faxes results as appropriate.
Handles all add-on testing including finding the specimen, adding the test in the LIS, and informing the technologist performing the test
High School graduate; College Courses in laboratory sciences highly desirable; matriculation in Medical Technology desirable; one year experience in acute care hospital laboratory preferred.