Lab Support Technician - Pathology - Greenville, NC

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Vidant Medical Center

Full Time

Regular

Summary

About Vidant Medical Center

Vidant Medical Center is a 900+ bed Level-1 Trauma Center, regional referral hospital and is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health. We serve as the teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. Vidant Medical Center provides acute, intermediate, rehabilitation and outpatient services to more than 1.4 million people in 29 counties.  But it's in our work environment that you'll find our sense of family and closeness that permeates everything we do.

The Vidant Medical Center Clinical Laboratory is an aggressively growing service line, utilizing technology and best practice to promote optimal patient outcomes. The Laboratory performs over 6 million tests annually by more than 200 staff.

Clinical Pathology Highlights

  • Fully staffed and operating 24/7  
  • CLIA / CAP accredited
  • AABB accredited

Responsibilities

  • Prepares patient specimens for laboratory testing.
  • Processes patient requests and performs venipuncture, skin puncture, and arterial punctures on inpatients, outpatients, and outside account patients.
  • Monitor HIS and LIS computer systems.
  • Maintain properly documented records of activities.
  • Clean and maintain laboratory equipment and environment.
  • Serves as an information resource for nursing staff and medical staff regarding specimen requirements for laboratory testing.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Demonstrates phlebotomy knowledge and skills necessary to provide service appropriate to the age of the patient for the following developmental stages: Infant, Child, Adolescent, Adult and Elderly.

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma plus less than 1 year of formal training or education in a medical field or computer science field.
  • 1 - 2 years of experience in a hospital or reference laboratory setting, physician office outpatient clinic or other medical setting.

Other Information

  • Regular full-time position (40 hours week).

  • Hours:  2:30 pm - 11:00 pm, including every 4th weekend and rotate holidays (other hours as needed).  Training will occur during the day shift 9:30am - 6:00pm Monday-Friday.

General Statement

It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.

Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.

Vidant Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  EOE Applications for Vidant Health and its subsidiary corporate entities are accepted and employees are chosen for employment without regard to race, color, gender, religion, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, veteran status, or disability.

 

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