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Lead Laboratory Assistant

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
Port Republic, NJ 08241
  • Job Code
    112961850
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


Pomona, NJ

POSITION SHIFT: Days

POSITION STATUS: Full-Time

REQ_NUM: 07-24247

Department: Central Processing Mainland

Hours Per Week 37.5

Holidays Required? Yes

Job Category: Lab

Location: Mainland Hospital

Weekends Required? Yes


POSITION SUMMARY:

The Lead Laboratory Assistant performs support duties for efficient laboratory operations and provides leadership for co-workers, ensuring compliance with established procedures and ensuring quality standards are met.

This position performs collection, handling and preparation of specimens for laboratory testing, in accordance with standard operating procedures, and in a manner that supports quality patient care. Additionally, this position is responsible for the scheduling of staff, maintenance of inventory, orientation/training of staff, assisting with in staff assessment and evaluation, and acts as a resource person to other team members.

This position supports organizational goals by providing quality customer service, participating in performance improvement efforts and demonstrating a commitment to team work and cooperation.

QUALIFICATIONS:

EDUCATION: High School Diploma or equivalent required.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: ASCP Phlebotomy certification required. Require 12 hours continuing education annually. HSCPR Required.

EXPERIENCE: 2 -- 3 years of prior experience in a similar setting required. Knowledge of medical terminology required; working knowledge of laboratory information system utilization must be acquired after three (3) months on the job. Proficiency in Clinical Applications preferred at time of hire; incumbents within position will be trained appropriately and then skill will be required for this position within 30-60 days from date of hire.

PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS:

Demonstrates the ability to perform the department specific competencies as listed on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool.

Strict compliance with laboratory Fraud and Abuse policies and requirements is an employment condition.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

Potential for exposure to the hazards and risk of the hospital environment, including exposure to infectious disease, blood-borne pathogens, hazardous substances, and potential injury.

This position demands increased amounts of standing, bending and manual manipulation, as well as some light-moderate lifting. Must have the ability to distinguish colors.

The department specific Assessment and Evaluation Tool lists the essential functions of this position.

Core competencies will be assessed primarily to the following patient population(s) served (with the exception of newborns): All diagnoses/conditions of patients admitted to the hospital.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP:

This position reports to Department Leadership.

The above statement reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position.

PI112961850

<b>AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center</b><br/><br/>All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.<br/><br/><br/>Pomona, NJ<br/><br/><b>POSITION SHIFT: </b>Days<br/><br/><b>POSITION STATUS: </b>Full-Time<br/><br/><b>REQ_NUM: </b>07-24247<br/><br/><b>Department: </b>Central Processing Mainland<br/><br/><b>Hours Per Week </b>37.5<br/><br/><b>Holidays Required? </b>Yes<br/><br/><b>Job Category: </b>Lab<br/><br/><b>Location: </b>Mainland Hospital<br/><br/><b>Weekends Required? </b>Yes<br/><br/><br/>POSITION SUMMARY:<br><br>The Lead Laboratory Assistant performs support duties for efficient laboratory operations and provides leadership for co-workers, ensuring compliance with established procedures and ensuring quality standards are met.<br><br>This position performs collection, handling and preparation of specimens for laboratory testing, in accordance with standard operating procedures, and in a manner that supports quality patient care. Additionally, this position is responsible for the scheduling of staff, maintenance of inventory, orientation/training of staff, assisting with in staff assessment and evaluation, and acts as a resource person to other team members.<br><br>This position supports organizational goals by providing quality customer service, participating in performance improvement efforts and demonstrating a commitment to team work and cooperation.<br><br>QUALIFICATIONS:<br><br>EDUCATION: High School Diploma or equivalent required.<br><br>LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: ASCP Phlebotomy certification required. Require 12 hours continuing education annually. HSCPR Required. <br><br>EXPERIENCE: 2 -- 3 years of prior experience in a similar setting required. Knowledge of medical terminology required; working knowledge of laboratory information system utilization must be acquired after three (3) months on the job. Proficiency in Clinical Applications preferred at time of hire; incumbents within position will be trained appropriately and then skill will be required for this position within 30-60 days from date of hire.<br><br>PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS:<br><br>Demonstrates the ability to perform the department specific competencies as listed on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool. <br><br>Strict compliance with laboratory Fraud and Abuse policies and requirements is an employment condition.<br><br>WORK ENVIRONMENT:<br><br>Potential for exposure to the hazards and risk of the hospital environment, including exposure to infectious disease, blood-borne pathogens, hazardous substances, and potential injury. <br><br>This position demands increased amounts of standing, bending and manual manipulation, as well as some light-moderate lifting. Must have the ability to distinguish colors.<br><br>The department specific Assessment and Evaluation Tool lists the essential functions of this position.<br><br>Core competencies will be assessed primarily to the following patient population(s) served (with the exception of newborns): All diagnoses/conditions of patients admitted to the hospital.<br><br>REPORTING RELATIONSHIP:<br><br>This position reports to Department Leadership. <br><br>The above statement reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position.<br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/Ql1aZKcekQLziV65ioLBQ"> <p>PI112961850</p>

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Posted: 2019-08-20 Expires: 2019-09-20

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