A molecular diagnostic laboratory roughly 30 minutes west of Philadelphia, PA is looking for a Lab Aide for their new pathology department. They are currently offering two shifts: DAYS (10am-6pm) and EVENINGS (4pm-12am).
Preferred candidate profile:
- New Grads with a Bachelor's degree in Science are encouraged to apply!
- High School Diploma or equivalent with 1 to 2 years of clinical lab experience
- Experience in a clinical laboratory environment is highly preferred
- Prepares, delivers, and picks up items in accordance with health and safety regulations and laboratory policies to insure specimen integrity, quality patient care, and caregiver safety.
- Collects and labels specimens for requested testing, processes specimen according to established guidelines and completes documentation for the specimen.
- Performs data entry of patient demographics, diagnosis codes, insurance information and tests ordered. Performs all paperwork, technical, and nontechnical procedures required to process and submit specimens.
- Receives, handles, sorts, processes, distribute to technical department & packages specimens.
- Receives and makes telephone calls and uses computer terminal and reference guides to provide information and answer questions from clients and patients, regarding specimen requirements, test results and other client requests.
- Performs waived testing as assigned. Recognizes abnormal results and follows up as defined in standard operating procedures.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
- Prepares specimens and forms for testing at the laboratory and for transport to external reference laboratories.
- Requires the ability to do Alpha/numeric data entry at a rate of 6,200 KPH or greater.
- Verify work and assist supervisor as needed
Salary & Benefits:
- $16-$18 per hour (based on experience)
- Health, Vision, Dental
- Paid holidays + PTO
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